Degree in Animation & VFX
If you are looking to excel in the Animation industry, Digiquest Academy offers a degree in Animation & VFX in Hyderabad. The course focuses on the present and future needs of a rapidly changing Animation & VFX industry. You’ll acquire a strong grounding in design, video and audio skills alongside modeling, rigging, texturing, lighting, digital cinematography, Digital color grading, and 3D digital graphics.
Throughout the course modules, you’ll also cover motion graphics and virtual studio skills alongside compositing, 3D tracking, particles, and dynamics. Graduating with a broad range of creative and technical skills, this course is ideal for students wishing to explore a career in animation and visual effects industry. You will become a character and creature animator and learn a broad range of complimentary digital skills. The course will also cover film theory, history of animation and VFX industry economics.
Students who should have passed intermediate or equivalent qualification with 60% marks from a recognized college.
The duration of the course is 3 academic years with 6 semesters.
Animation & VFX Course Syllabus
The syllabus of Animation & VFX course as prescribed by Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University (JNAFAU), Hyderabad.
During the Animation & VFX degree, students learn the entire scope of animation from the history of animation and pre-production to adding visual effects to an animated film and production management. They also become good at communication, critical thinking and working on sustainable development.
Semester 1: It discusses the basics of the animation & VFX course. In this semester, students know how to draw using light and shadow, and produce visuals understanding the principles of color design. English and Psychology are also included in this course so as to improve the perceptive, communicative, creative, critical and behavioral skills of the students.
Semester 2: It deals with the history of animation focusing on style in a historical context. It also discusses the fundamentals of pre-production including design of character, background, storyboard, and layout. This semester also makes the students eco-conscious. It further discusses theories of personality and motivation and also analyses mythology.
Semester 3: It teaches Key-Frame animation and compositing. Introduction to digital animation is also done in this semester. Evolution of mass media and its role in today’s world, sports and their relation to animation are clearly discussed.
Semester 4: It is based on modeling and creating cartoon characters. It also covers presentation techniques. This semester also discusses photography and advertising and their influence on animation.
Semester 5: It starts from rigging and proceeds to 3D animation. Digital sculpting and digital painting are introduced. Students also study and analyze action sequences in movies and also how to edit audios and videos.
Semester 6: It focuses on how to add visual effects to an animation film. Students get to know how to match moving is done. Production management is done at length in this semester. Lastly, students undergo practical training for 12 weeks in an animation studio of their choice.
Animation & VFX Course Fee
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Animation & VFX Placements
Digiquest Academy has excellent links with animation & VFX studios. You will have the opportunity to meet animators, modelers, riggers and VFX artists who deliver guest lectures and seminars.
Having developed your animation skills with software tools such as the Autodesk Entertainment Suite, Nuke, PF Track, Adobe Creative Suite and other tools such as Cinema4D, your showreels will have the high standard finish that is required by this sector and help graduates to pursue careers in gaming, film, and broadcast. You’ll build a portfolio of work, which will be edited into a demo reel to show employers once you have graduated.
Throughout the Animation & VFX course, we’ll support and help you develop the necessary skills to become successful in Animation & VFX Industry.
Career Opportunities in Animation & VFX
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