Full Sail University - Computer Animation
Artists are using computer graphics in nearly every aspect of the entertainment industry and Full Sail Universities’ Computer Animation program prepares you for an exciting career in movies, television, and gaming.
Early classes will teach you a foundation of traditional art and animation principles and as your skills grow you’ll learn how to direct the action of performers wearing sensor-monitored bodysuits and use that data to create life-like movements in your digital characters. Your final months will be spent creating a professional animation portfolio that will demonstrate your ability to create quality assets for film, television, video games, and more.
- Digital Literacy
- 3D Foundations
- Fundamentals of Art
- Motion Capture
- Media Design & Technology
- Animation Production
Film, television, and video games all rely on talented computer animators to develop the characters and effects that add depth to the action on screen. As a result, the demand for artists to produce this media has made the computer animation industry a growing career field. The evolution of digital art technology has created a wealth of opportunities for today’s animators so there are several career options to choose from:
- Art Director or Producer
- Graphic Designer or Multi-Media Artist/Animator
- Film and Video Editor
- Fine Artist; Painter, Sculptor, Illustrators
- Commercial and Industrial Designers