BA in Animation

Type

Undergraduate

Duration

3 Years Full-Time

Validated by

QQI

Mode

Full-Time

Campus

Dublin Main Campus

NFQ Level

7

Learn how to animate the next Portal video game with our exciting new animation course in partnership with Pulse College

This degree in Animation (QQI Level 7) is taught by leaders in creative media education, Pulse College, and allows students to take their first steps to becoming professional animators.

Why study Animation at Griffith College?

Our partnered BA in Animation is available on a full-time basis over a three-year period and is taught on campus at Pulse College. The course will introduce you to valuable professional workflows and teach you everything from the basics of animation, 2D animation techniques, through to full 3D modelling.

  • Students will gain experience in all the fundamentals of animation from 2D animation techniques to 3D modelling to storyboarding to Comic Books and Sequential Art.
  • Full access to Student Adobe Creative Cloud - All Apps plan, which gives you 20+ cutting-edge creative tools for desktop, mobile, and web.
  • You will receive hands-on training from professionals vastly experienced within the animation industry.
  • The practical nature of the course, including the development of an industry-standard portfolio, will prepare learners for work in the Animation sector
  • Our Animation courses in Ireland ensure small class sizes that provide the one-on-one attention needed to perfect your technical and creative skills.
  • Pulse College will set you on the right track to achieving your professional and academic goals whether you want to be an animator, character designer for games, concept artist, or VFX animator.

Course Highlights

  • Computer Game specialisation
  • Creating 3D Characters
  • Examining Comic Book Art and Production
  • Industry leading guest lectures (EA Games / Brown Bag Films)
  • State-of-the-art software

Intake Dates

The next intake for this course will be:

  • September 2022*

*subject to sufficient numbers

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