Course Description

Certificate In Animation (Part-Time)

Pulse College

Animation Course.

This Certificate In Animation Course is excellent for anyone who has passion for animation. Pulse College’s Level 6 Certificate in Animation is developed and taught by practicing industry professionals to ensure that you receive the best and highest levels of training. A key part of the course involves producing a portfolio of work that will help you get into the exciting and growing Irish and international animation industry.

Beginning your journey at Pulse College will give you valuable professional workflows skills and teach you everything from the basics of animation through to full 3D modelling. With the significant benefit of hands-on experience, you will be taught beyond the standard levels required by academic institutions. This practical experience is an essential element of our unique programme.

This course covers the full range of topics from pre-production, production, and post-production in 2D and 3D animation, as well as the theory behind animation to create an in-depth understanding of the work you do. A key aspect of this course is to produce a polished and exciting portfolio over the course of the 2 years to give you the best opportunity to break into the dynamic, and creative animation industry.

During the course, you will learn about:

  • The history and theory of animation
  • Sequential art design and production
  • Life drawing
  • Storyboarding and layout
  • Character modelling
  • Unwrapping and texturing 3D objects
  • 3D rigging and animation
  • 2D asset creation and animation

College Name Pulse College
Course Category Animation, Arts, Crafts & Hobbies, Computers & IT (Information Technology), Game Design & Animation
Course Type Classroom Based
Course Location Dublin City South, Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 4
Delivery mode Classroom based
Course Start Date 14th October 2018
Course Fee €3,570 per year
Course Duration 2 Years Part Time
Course Times Saturdays 10:00-17:00 Wednesdays 18:00-21:00
Entry Requirements -A proven interest in Art and/or Animation techniques and to display some interest in related creative media arts -Basic knowledge of computers (Mac/PC, and audio software): helpful but not essential Note: Applications from individuals with non-standard qualifications, relevant work or life experience will also be considered.
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Pulse College

20 Ringsend Road, Dublin 4, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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