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Apply today to become one of the select 25 students to study in Western Canada's most successful and powerfully-equipped computer animation facilities. The two year 3D Animation for Film and Games diploma program offers students the training necessary to bring 3D computer generated characters and environments to life! Utilizing advanced animation software, students will develop the artistic skills necessary for a rewarding career in the computer graphics and animation industries.
Consumer demand for high quality animation and visuals has fueled the growth of the computer animation industry over the last decade. Visual artists with excellent design and character animation skills and a firm understanding of computer animation technology are in demand worldwide. With the assistance of new computer animation technologies, skilled artists are producing stunning visuals for computer games, multimedia, web, television and feature film.
The goal of the 3D Animation program is to prepare talented artists for a successful career in the computer animation field. This intensive two year training program is designed for accomplished artists and animators wishing to develop the artistic and technical skills necessary to work in the computer animation industry. This production-oriented approach to training prepares students for a successful animation career in the entertainment industry.
The program is focused on developing students’ creative and artistic skills in the areas of drawing, design, modeling, texturing, lighting and character animation. Successful graduates will complete a professional quality demo reel showcasing their 3-D design and computer animation capabilities.
In our opinion, computer animation training is a waste of your money if you are coming into this field "cold." The following describes areas of competence which should be considered for success in the 3D Animation Program at Capilano University:
Graduates of the 3D Animation diploma will be qualified to produce 3D characters and animation using a variety of software tools.
Capilano University | 2055 Purcell Way, North Vancouver, British Columbia Canada V7J 3H5 Tel: 604.986.1911
Sunshine Coast | 5627 Inlet Avenue, Sechelt, British Columbia Canada V0N 3A0 Tel: 604.885.9310
Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the territories of the Lil’wat, Musqueam, Sechelt (shíshálh), Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.