2D Animation & Digital Art
The animation and digital art industry is one of the fastest growing global job sectors.
Langara has chosen to partner with the Centre for Arts and Technology, to offer industry proven training, curriculum and outcomes in 2D Animation & Digital Art. This curriculum has been developed by the Centre for Arts and Technology and fine-tuned over a 20 year period and continues to stand up to animation industry expectations.
After completion of the 2D Animation and Digital Art program you will break into the job market with a professional portfolio and demo reel, showcasing your talent and your style to potential employers. A solid grasp of 2D Animation remains one of the key foundational skills many studios look for in hiring animators.
Instructors at Langara are experts in what has become a rapidly expanding industry in Canada and across the globe.
This program provides you with the hands-on training and experience you need to pursue employment in the 2D animation and digital art industry.
Throughout this program, students will be provided their own laptop, loaded with all the required licenced software, drawing tablet, and external hard drive. Upon successful completion of the program, students will keep all of this hardware and software.
In just 16 months (4 terms), you’ll earn a diploma and come away with a professional portfolio and demo reel showcasing your talents to potential employers. The program has two intakes / year, with the first intake in January 2018.
What You'll Learn
This program provides comprehensive, hands-on training in the software, workflows and drawing skills for working in the animation and digital art industry. You will be trained in all aspects of this fast-paced, and rapidly growing creative industry, and with your acquired skills, you will be prepared to choose from many available opportunities to express, and continue to hone your creative talents. You will learn character design, animation, life drawing, environment design, and storyboarding. In this program you will learn from industry professionals and animation experts.