HND in Digital Animation

You will become a specialist in animation design and digital abilities to make creative characters, conditions and universes for platforms, such as PCs, consoles and mobile devices.

This program includes animation in all its forms, from the animated character to motion graphics across linear and interactive environments. It is Presented in a creative and supportive friendly environment.

The HND programme focuses on the development of individual creative expression using experimental and innovative animation techniques. You will be guided throughout by practising artists, designers and industry practitioners. They are experienced educators actively engaged in research in their areas of expertise.

Programme unveils artistic application of the theories of motion, storytelling and entertainment, timing, with the use of modern technology required to successfully produce content in the competitive world of animation.

Course Content

Basics in interactive media/ Game Design and Development/ Modeling/ Texturing and Lighting Traditional and key frame Animation/ 3D MAX/ Maya/ Adobe Premiere and Aftereffects/ Visual Effects and Dynamic Simulation and motion capture.

Teaching and Learning

This program is based on the ’learning by doing’ method, even in theory subjects. Your study will take place in studios and workshops and includes a guest lecture series industry professionals. This will also include seminars, studios, workshops, presentations and group discussion work.

Learning is conducted in the following types of environments; such as Computer Labs, studios and etc. All students will be investigated and tested throughout the entire course duration. Some assessments will be group based but many projects will be individually conducted and assessed.

Career Outlook

As the relevance and importance of media design and creative skills expand, our graduates are in high demand. They work as :

  • Animators
  • Motion Graphics Designers
  • Character Designers
  • Pre-production Artists
  • 3D Visualizers and Modellers
  • Visual Effects Artists
  • Web Designers
  • Art Directors
  • Digital Artists
  • Teachers