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Many students enroll in courses to study a subject in a structured manner. There are numerous courses available on nearly every topic at most universities. Usually, a course can be taken individually or as part of a larger degree program.

What is a course in computer arts? Using computer technology to display artwork is the key component of the study of computer arts. This field incorporates graphic design, web design, animation, audio production and visual arts into its curriculum. A course in this subject may be introductory or concentrate on one of the aforementioned topics. Computer arts technology also regularly changes, so courses over new software and techniques may be available.

Although the study of computer arts can be highly technical, students in this field of study often show impressive creativity. Additional benefits of studying computer arts include gaining strong time-management and organizational skills that can help in different industries.

At most schools, the cost of earning any type of degree is structured per course. Most schools charge tuition per course according to varying factors like the size of the school or its location. Students are encouraged to research and compare the cost prior to enrolling in a computer arts course.

Entry-level careers in computer arts typically require a bachelor’s degree or extensive experience. Taking a course can help you explore the numerous job opportunists in this expansive field, including positions as a graphic artist, illustrator, desktop publisher, web designer, video game developer, editor, animator and sound designer. Careers can span across a variety of industries, such as journalism, entertainment, publishing and advertising.

Many universities offer courses in computer arts. These courses are sometimes available internationally or online to help you study at your own pace. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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27 Results in Computer Arts

Escola Britânica de Artes Criativas

A unique opportunity to approach the universe of computer graphics and gain general knowledge in its various segments such as: Animation, Concept Art, Special Effects (VF ... [+]

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A unique opportunity to approach the universe of computer graphics and gain general knowledge in its various segments such as: Animation, Concept Art, Special Effects (VFX), Games and Virtual Reality (VR). The learning happens during the development of a series of projects, that is, the student will "learn by doing", in a 100% practical and interdisciplinary way. The program was created for the student who is interested in the subject, but has little or no experience and would like to become a professional or change the career.

The course is structured in three modules. In the first are key elements such as: image capture, creation from raw material and general notions of the main software used in the industry. At this stage the professions of the areas are contextualized. In the second and third module the student chooses a specific area to develop in more depth: Animation, Games or Visual Effects. With real briefs, in collaboration with market producers, he participates in all stages of the projects until the presentation to the final customer.... [-]

Brazil Pinheiros
February 2020
5 months
Campus
Western Iowa Tech Community College Distance Education

We invite you to experience our online program in Video Game Development. The program develops skills in modeling, texturing, basic scripting, artistic knowledge, and the ... [+]

We invite you to experience our online program in Video Game Development. The program develops skills in modeling, texturing, basic scripting, artistic knowledge, and the video game pipeline. These skills will also help you to create video game assets and incorporate them in a game engine. Emphasis is placed on providing enhanced learning through teaching complex, technical concepts in an understandable way. Project based assignments are utilized to develop a professional portfolio used when applying for careers in the industry.

What will you will experience with us, and the program? Fully online and completed from your home Accredited degree from our US College Extensive video demonstrations and lectures from experienced leaders Step-by-step, individualized instruction Portfolio development Necessary software included in the cost of the program Opportunity to complete your studies in the US Opportunity to complete an internship in the US after completion of the program ... [-]
USA Sioux City
Open Enrollment
Part-time
Online
ESRA - École Supérieure de Réalisation Audiovisuelle

Sup'infograph was created within the ESRA in 1997 to meet the growing needs of trades training in computer graphics 2D / 3D, especially those in the realization of animat ... [+]

Sup'infograph was created within the ESRA in 1997 to meet the growing needs of trades training in computer graphics 2D / 3D, especially those in the realization of animation, game video, special effects in film and TV dressing.

The training lasts 3 years, 2 years in the core curriculum. In the third year, students have the opportunity to choose between three options:

Realisation / Animation Modeling, Rendering and Light 3D compositing and VFX

Besides the theoretical and practical courses, students complete team in an animated short film in the first and third year and an animatic second year.

Admission to first year is competitive. This competition is open to graduates and students of final year, subject to success in the Baccalaureate. ... [-]

France Paris Nice Rennes Belgium Brussels  + 2 More
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Inter-Dec College

The Video Games program at Inter-Dec College develop the skills needed to follow every step required to produce a fully functional video game. From story conception to ch ... [+]

Video Games Course

Learn to create your own video games with cutting edge animation technology!

The Video Games program at Inter-Dec College develop the skills needed to follow every step required to produce a fully functional video game. From story conception to character design and controller functions, students will master the latest software such as 3ds Max, Combustion, Zbrush, Photoshop,UDK and Nuke.

As a graduate, you will find work with organizations that specialize in creating, managing and producing high-tech projects. From feasibility studiesto visual and audio elements of a project, the video games graduate can even use interactive script-writing techniques to enhance his work.... [-]

Canada Montreal
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid

Aimed at those young people who seek to develop their professional activity in the field of audiovisual production (film, television and video), videogame, 2D and 3D anim ... [+]

COURSE LANGUAGE: SPANISH

Are you impressed by the effects and animations you see in the cinema and would you like to know how they were made? This curiosity can become a profession and take you far into the animation and video game industry.

With the Higher Level Training Cycle in 3D Animations, Interactive Games and Environments , Videogames specialist, you can acquire the necessary knowledge to give life to interactive multimedia projects, generate virtual spaces and 2D and 3D animations, control postproduction processes and monitor the effects of edition. And all this while you start in the exciting world of video game design and know the latest tools needed to develop applications and games on any platform.... [-]

Spain Madrid
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
International Career Institute

ICI delivers a web design course that will keep you signed in the booming e-commerce and IT sectors. Our course teaches you everything you need to create practical and at ... [+]

ICI delivers a web design course that will keep you significant in the booming e-commerce and IT sectors. Our course teaches you everything you need to create practical and attractive web pages. As web designers become more in demand, you will definitely thank yourself for choosing this course.

Course Outline E-Commerce Internet Marketing Computer Programming Web Scripting Operating System Management Project Management Establishing Your Own Business Career Prospects

Let your creative juices flow into the World Wide Web through a career in web design. Work from home or be employed by established IT and web design companies. Websites and web tools are increasing each day so there would always be a demand for the services of skilled web designers.... [-]

United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
John Academy

Gaming has been considered as one of the most popular hobbies in the world. Since the demand for games is not decreasing just yet, game development has continued to grow ... [+]

Best Courses in Computer Arts 2019. Who is the course for? Game developers or professionals who want to improve their gaming basics for development People who have an interest in becoming part of the game development industry. Entry Requirement: This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds. Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course. Assessment: At the end of the course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful. Before sitting for your final exam, you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam. Certification: After you have successfully passed the test, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hard copy at the cost of £39 or in PDF format at the cost of £24. Why choose us? Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials; Tutorial videos/materials from the industry leading experts; Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform; Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result; The UK & internationally recognized accredited qualification; Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop from anywhere anytime; The benefit of applying for NUS Extra Discount Card; 24/7 student support via email. Career Path: ... [-]
United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
Online
UK Open College

CIW is the most popular educational programme in the world for those serious about web design & development. The series of CIW certified courses are written by profes ... [+]

CIW is the most popular educational programme in the world for those serious about web design & development. The series of CIW certified courses are written by professionals within the industry. CIW courses are completed using leading technology rather than a single specific piece of software. The foundation series of courses offer the opportunity to master more than digital literacy skills.

Certified CIW Associates possess the basic hands-on skills and knowledge that Internet professionals are expected to understand and use. Foundational skills include basic knowledge of Internet technologies, network infrastructure, and Web authoring using XHTML.

Qualification: CIW (Certified Internet Webmaster) Foundations Associate Accredited: Yes QCF Recognised: Yes at level 3 Awarding Body: CIW Start Date: Anytime - We enrol 365 days a year Duration: Flexible - Approx 180 Hours - 12 Months Max Support Credit Value: 30 Syllabus ... [-]
United Kingdom UK Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
180 hours
Online
London Training

Our Web and Graphic Design course covers the mechanics of creating and maintaining a website. In this course, you harness the skills in developing, designing and maintain ... [+]

Synopsis Fast Track (2 Weeks) – Mon to Thurs (10:00-17:00) Regular Track (12 Weeks) – Every Friday (9:30–13:30) Weekend Track (12 Weeks) – Every Saturday (9:30–13:30) Evening Track (8 Weeks) – Every Mon & Wed (18:30–21:30) Course Fee: £1000 + VAT Industry Expert and Certified Instructors Training Venue: Central London Location Tutor Led Classroom Training Course Information

In the revolutionary global market and in this information era, a website is a necessity for the business and professionals. Creating a professional and well-structured website is every web designer's dream. This can be achieved only by getting in-depth and broad understanding of web designing and other relevant available web effective tools.... [-]

United Kingdom London
March 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 12 weeks
Campus
Of Course Learning

Are you wondering how the best web designers and developers build powerful, modern and fantastic looking websites? Then this is the course you’ve been waiting for! ... [+]

Are you wondering how the best web designers and developers build powerful, modern and fantastic looking websites? Then this is the course you’ve been waiting for! HTML5 and CSS3 are not rocket science – you can start learning them today! In this course, you will the fundamentals of web design and web development in a step-by-step manner. The course is entirely project-based, and together we will build unique, beautifully designed and responsive landing page for a fictional company. You will also address real-world web design and development issues, and build the skills to allow you to build real-world websites! You will learn so much more than simply how to code. You will actually be able to launch your website for the world to see!... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online USA USA Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
Online
British Academy of Jewellery

During this course, you will be introduced to a range of modelling techniques using the computer-aided design (CAD) software Rhino. ... [+]

During this course, you will be introduced to a range of modelling techniques using the computer-aided design (CAD) software Rhino. At the end of the course, you will have a solid foundation of core basic solid modelling tools for creating jewellery in CAD, as well as how to take existing jewelry-making knowledge into tolerances for producing 3D models usable for 3D printing and jewellery manufacturing.

Description:

Introduction to CAD/CAM Introduction to Rhino interface Layers, snaps and O-snaps Building objects with curves (explode, join, rebuild, split, trim, fillet, offset) Transformation commands (move, rotate, scale, mirror) Basics of solid modelling Basics of organic modelling Universal Deformation Tools and their application Preparing a file for rapid prototyping ... [-]
United Kingdom London
August 2019
Full-time
1 week
Campus
General Assembly

Design and build beautiful, responsive websites using HTML and CSS. ... [+]

Learn to design and build beautiful, responsive websites using HTML and CSS.

Raise Your Sites

You’ll combine art and craft by using the same tools as professional web designers and front-end developers.

Visual Design

Create resonant experiences by learning the basics of color, composition, and typography.

HTML & CSS

Give a page structure and meaning with HTML — and beautify it with CSS.

Responsive Design

Design your site to be functional and appealing at any screen size.

Online Learning, Done Differently

or: Why This is an Online Course You’ll Actually Complete

Work 1:1 with a Mentor

We pair you with a mentor who has extensive professional and academic knowledge of the field. You’ll have one-on-one conversations with him or her, and receive useful feedback on improving your work. Your mentor pushes you to meet your goals, and excel in the process.... [-]

USA USA Online
January 2020
Part-time
10 weeks
Online
Think Tank Training Centre

The Think Tank Online program is designed to train working artists for the CG industry in the following roles: Environments for games (immersive real-time environments) ... [+]

Stemming from the success of our campus program, our online program is a full 4 terms (16 month total) with each term 14 weeks in length. Term 1 Foundations, anyone can apply (if the candidate meets the system requirements, etc.). Upon completing this term, you then move on to choose your career specialty in ONE of the following disciplines;

Environment for Games Hard Surface Modeling for Film Character Modeling for Games Organic Modeling for Film Texture & Look Development

*All required software is provided and licensed for you! (Maya, Photoshop, etc.). You do not need to know your specialization prior to applying as you can discover your abilities as you work through our Foundations Term.... [-]

Canada Canada Online
February 2020
Full-time
Part-time
16 months
Online
Access Creative College

If you love computer games and would like to develop and programme your own, then this Level 3 Games Technology course is the perfect way to prepare for a creative career ... [+]

If you love computer games and would like to develop and programme your own, then this Level 3 Games Technology course is the perfect way to prepare for a creative career or university.

LEARN THE FUNDAMENTALS OF GAME DESIGN & APPS Learn about the fundamental design principles and techniques for creating games and interactive applications using Autodesk Maya and Adobe Photoshop. WORK WITH ADVANCED GAMES ENGINES Familiarise yourself with high-end 3D game engines, such as Unreal Engine 4 and Unity, using scripting and node-based systems. TEST YOUR OWN GAMES Create test cases and experience bug tracking, focus testing, and quality assurance. DEVELOP BUSINESS SKILLS Understand how the games and media industries work and how to market yourself successfully. START YOUR CREATIVE CAREER ... [-]
United Kingdom Shoreditch Birmingham Manchester Norwich Bristol Lincoln York  + 4 More
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
exMedia

Animation is seen as an evolving concept to evolving art form, required by the handwerkliches- and design skills as well as have the will to experiment and artistic ventu ... [+]

Animation is seen as an evolving concept to evolving art form, required by the handwerkliches- and design skills as well as have the will to experiment and artistic venture.

Each image form that involves movement, can be treated here. This includes all forms and materials of the visual arts, and its relation with other artistic disciplines such as theater or dance. Also a link to 3D animation is seen.

Content and form are developed in parallel: from traditional narrative forms and documentary to pure abstraction, from the teleplay for performance.

The presentation will be included in the design process. The sole production of canvas or screen is no longer selbverständlich.... [-]

Germany Cologne
October 2019
Full-time
Campus