Animation Fundamentals Citation

Fine & Applied Arts, School of Motion Picture Arts

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Citation

Program Highlights

The Animation Fundamentals Citation introduces students to the process of creating traditional and computer animation.

In this program you'll learn and practice animation techniques through hands-on exercises.

The program covers drawing for animation, design, animation principles and digital animation.

  • Design and prepare a portfolio of artwork suitable for applying to a full-time post-secondary animation program
  • Produce a portfolio that integrates the principles, techniques and skills acquired in their coursework
  • Develop introductory level competencies in the areas of character and location design, life-drawing and animation
  • Demonstrate the knowledge, dedication and work ethic required to be a successful member of a creative team
  • Create a future career plan of action to by continually developing a portfolio through learning and practice

Intakes

Campus Terms Full/Part Time
North Vancouver Summer Full-Time

Program Requirements and Outlines

First Term

Required:
ANIM 010 Animation Principles & Timing 2.00 credits
ANIM 020 Design Basics for Animation 2.00 credits
ANIM 030 Drawing for Animation 1.50 credits
ANIM 040 Digital Animation 1.50 credits
First Term Credits Required 7.50

Important Dates

Term

Summer 2019

Application & Document Deadline

April 2

Course Registration & Waitlisting

July 9-20

Fee Payment Deadline

August 27

NOTE: Dates are subject to change.

Admission Requirements

  • BC Secondary School graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent; or Mature Student status. Applicants who have not graduated must be at least 18 and have completed Grade 11 or equivalent.
  • Capilano English Language Requirement for students whose primary language is not English: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): paper=560, internet=83, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=145, or International English Language Testing System (Academic IELTS)=6.5 overall, and no one score less than 6, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=70, or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=56 or Capilano University EAP 100 and 101 with a minimum B+ grade in each course.
  • Interview and portfolio

Admission Notes

Please see the Portfolio Submission Form.

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Contact

Have questions about this program? Get in touch with an admissions advisor.

Student Information Services

Admissions Advisor
604 984 4900
604 984 1798 (fax)
Birch Building, room BR230
capuinfo@capilanou.ca

School of Motion Picture Arts


604 983 7516
Bosa Centre for Film and Animation
animation@capilanou.ca