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This new and exciting one-week course is ideal for any budding animator starting out who wants to develop their traditional and digital techniques used in computer animation. Over the course of the week, you will understand the fundamental principles of character design, layout and story boarding. Using 2D and 3D character animation, together with editing conventions you will learn how to produced animated sequences and stories culminating in the creation of a short animated film.

Learn from Professionals
This programme will give you the chance to study in central Cambridge in a fun and creative environment led by experienced tutors at CSVPA.

Broaden your Skills in the Industry
Through workshops, group projects and practical tasks, you will become acquainted with the skills and knowledge that will serve as a perfect starting point for future education and possible careers in the animation industry. Throughout the course you will become familiar with storyboarding, 3D modelling, sculpting, animation and rigging along with relevant software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Animate, ZBrush and Blender.

Develop your Skills in:
Storyboarding | Character Design | Key frame animation | Rotoscoping | 3D modelling | Character Rigging

ingle en-suite room
Meals are included (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
Excursions are also included


Programme outcomes

  1. You will learn how to construct narrative using storyboard and character design techniques
  2. You will explore how to make an animated sequence using the latest Adobe software
  3. You will be introduced to 3D modelling using Sculptris and/or Blender


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