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triOS College

At triOS College, the Video Game Design and Development program offers curriculum designed to support a team approach to game development. This team environment is a ‘mus ... [+]

At triOS College, the Video Game Design and Development program offers curriculum designed to support a team approach to game development. This team environment is a ‘must have’ in the gaming industry.

Game creation requires a combination of skills, including programming, scripting, game level planning, and sound design. Our program content provides courses that support all of these skills. Students will have the opportunity to learn, think and respond within a team, by alternating in each varying role. Portfolio development is also an important part of our program.

A well-developed portfolio is a must for employment interviews. Students will complete 8 gaming projects while enrolled in the program: a game prototype, a C++ game, a Flash/ActionScript game, a DirectX game, several Unity Games, and several mobile games that will contribute to their portfolios.... [-]

Canada Mississauga Windsor Toronto Scarborough Oshawa London Kitchener Hamilton Brampton  + 6 More
September 2019
Full-time
78 - 94 weeks
Campus
Drury University

This major is appropriate for students who are primarily seeking a post-BA career in commercial photography, design arts or graphic design. ... [+]

Prior to selecting an art major, students should consult with their advisor and the chair of the department of art and art history. All students who decide to major in art or art history should officially elect a faculty member from the department as their formal advisor and consult with that faculty member prior to course registration each semester.

This major is appropriate for students who are primarily seeking a post-BA career in commercial photography, design arts or graphic design. It is also appropriate for students planning to pursue graduate studies in these areas to consider a second major in art history or fine arts. This major is required for students who intend to pursue the special program in visual communication.... [-]

USA Springfield
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Centre for Arts and Technology

Are you more a fan of the Behind the Scenes vignettes of movies than the movies themselves? Are you more interested in movies with unbelievable visual effects that make t ... [+]

Diplomas in Art Studies in North America 2019.

Are you more a fan of the Behind the Scenes vignettes of movies than the movies themselves? Are you more interested in movies with unbelievable visual effects that make the eyes pop? Do you like to explore alien worlds from a movie theatre seat? If so, the Visual Effects for Film & Animation Program is where you belong!

Careers Compositor Concept Artist Digital Preparation Artist Layout Artist Lighting Technical Director or Lighter Match Move Artist Matte Painter Producer (VFX) Roto Artist Runner (VFX) Technical Director VFX Supervisor Upon completion of this program, you will have the ability to demonstrate knowledge of industry-standard tools, such as Maya, Nuke, After-effects and more. You will have the ability to create many of the types of effects that studios demand today, and in the years to come. You will walk away with the core skills needed for match-moving, green-screen work, set-extensions, digital makeup, Rotoscoping, compositing, asset building, film and camera work, texturing and lighting. “VFX companies are already established in Kelowna and will continue to grow. We need industry ready junior artists.” – Industry Quote Course Flow ... [-]
Canada Kelowna
September 2019
Full-time
24 months
Campus
Centre for Arts and Technology

You’ve always been creative and had your finger on the pulse of the latest trends in technology. Video games are a bit of an obsession, and a career that requires a suit ... [+]

Receive hands-on 3d animation training from our animation experts at the Centre for Arts and Technology Kelowna, BC college campus. You’ve always been creative and had your finger on the pulse of the latest trends in technology. Video games are a bit of an obsession, and a career that requires a suit and tie is just not what you have in mind. Working with a team of talented colleagues on the next blockbuster game or animated feature is where you see yourself in the near future. It’s time to bring your dreams to life. In just 24 months, you’ll receive the 3d animation training to earn your professional diploma and come away with a knock-out portfolio and demo reel showcasing your talents to potential employers. These are just some of the career paths you could take with your two-year diploma in 3d Animation for Game, Film & Visual Effects:... [-]

Canada Kelowna
September 2019
Full-time
24 months
Campus
LaSalle College Vancouver

Compelling imagery carries much of the emotional power in today’s visual media, both print and electronic. This imagery is most commonly photographic. Students in the Dig ... [+]

Compelling imagery carries much of the emotional power of today’s visual media, both print and electronic. This imagery is most commonly photographic. Students in the Digital Photography diploma program must be creative, imaginative, and attentive to detail as they prepare to seek entry-level employment in the field upon graduation. While building an awareness of significance in visual style, students have the opportunity to develop core values based on professional standards and practices and skill set with a solid technical and design foundation. One day, you picked up a camera. And you’ve never put it down. You were captured by the magic of telling stories with pictures. There’s a market for people who constantly find innovative ways to fill the world with their ideas, impressions, and insights. And Digital Photography can help you make a positive impression when you’re ready to match your talents against the competition. From the very start, we’ll guide your development, both creatively and technically. You’ll work with technology similar to what professionals use—it’s a step-by-step process that’s all about preparing you for a future when you can do what you love. You’ll be surrounded and inspired by other talented, creatively driven students. And you’ll be pushed, challenged, and, above all else, supported by experienced faculty* who are focused on your success.... [-]

Canada Vancouver
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
LaSalle College Vancouver

The 3D Modeling for Animation & Games diploma program at LaSalle College Vancouver is designed to provide graduates with the relevant skills necessary to pursue entry ... [+]

MASTERING FORM AND SPACE

The 3D Modeling for Animation & Games diploma program at LaSalle College Vancouver is designed to provide graduates with the relevant skills necessary to pursue entry-level employment in the game, animation and visual effects entertainment industries. Students will have the opportunity to develop the technical and creative aptitude necessary to demonstrate and present their skills to industry. This goal is achieved by building a foundation of traditional artistic skill, and then providing students with hands on training in its modern application.

All kinds of industries—beyond just entertainment and media—need creative minds to bring ideas to life. Animators. 3D animators. Multimedia artists. Special Effects artists. Along with others, they put their skills and imaginations to work everywhere from film and TV to medicine and law. If you have the talent, passion, and tenacity to follow that career path, Media Arts & Animation degree programs can prepare you for a life of doing what you love. In our creative and supportive environment, you’ll use industry-specific hardware and software in an environment that’s as challenging and competitive as the real world. You’ll be surrounded and inspired by other talented, creatively driven students. And you’ll be pushed, challenged, and, above all else, supported by experienced faculty*. It won't be easy. But nothing truly worthwhile ever is. ... [-]

Canada Vancouver
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
LaSalle College Vancouver

The Animation Art & Design diploma program is designed to provide graduates with the relevant skills necessary to pursue entry-level employment in the animation, game ... [+]

The Animation Art & Design diploma program is designed to provide graduates with the relevant skills necessary to pursue entry-level employment in the animation, game and visual effects entertainment industries. Students will have the opportunity to develop the technical and creative aptitude necessary to demonstrate and present their skills to industry. This goal is achieved by building a foundation of traditional artistic skills and then providing students with the opportunity to receive hands-on training in various modern applications. All kinds of industries—beyond just entertainment and media—need creative minds to bring ideas to life. Animators. 3D animators. Multimedia artists. Special Effects artists. Along with others, they put their skills and imaginations to work everywhere from film and TV to medicine and law. If you have the talent, passion, and tenacity to follow that career path, Media Arts & Animation degree programs can prepare you for a life of doing what you love. In our creative and supportive environment, you’ll use industry-specific hardware and software in an environment that’s as challenging and competitive as the real world. You’ll be surrounded and inspired by other talented, creatively driven students. And you’ll be pushed, challenged, and, above all else, supported by experienced faculty*. It won't be easy. But nothing truly worthwhile ever is.... [-]

Canada Vancouver
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
LaSalle College Vancouver

The Game Art & Design diploma program is designed to prepare graduates for careers as game designers and level designers in the video game industry. This goal is achi ... [+]

THEORY AND PRACTICE OF FUN

The Game Art & Design diploma program is designed to prepare graduates for careers as game designers and level designers in the video game industry. This goal is achieved by building foundational skill sets in game design, level design, game scripting, written communication, as well as 2D and 3D art. Students will have the opportunity to learn to write professional design documentation, design games, game systems, game mechanics and level environments, as well as apply knowledge to create their own interactive experiences. Students will also have the opportunity to create professional quality production work to showcase in a capstone portfolio project.

From start to finish, you’ll be surrounded and inspired by other talented, creatively driven students. And you’ll be pushed, challenged, and, above all else, supported by experienced faculty*. It’ll be intense. Demanding. All-consuming. And totally worth it. ... [-]

Canada Vancouver
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
LaSalle College Vancouver

Video game programmers must be well versed in the technical aspects of game creation. They must be able to create the core game engine subsystems, integrate art assets, a ... [+]

GAME CREATORS

Video game programmers must be well versed in the technical aspects of game creation. They must be able to create the core game engine subsystems, integrate art assets, and translate the intent of the game designers into the functional game software. The game programmer’s skill set includes the ability to create and customize game code, scripts, and tools to best meet the needs of an individual game project. There’s a market for creative minds who have the talent and tenacity it takes to breathe life into the ideas behind video game levels, characters, and stories. Those who succeed in this competitive field are able to combine a programmer’s skills and an artist’s vision to take on both creative and technical challenges. If you think you’re ready to test yourself in that market, our Visual & Game Programming degree program is the place to start. Using industry-driven programming tools, you’ll enhance the skills you already have and develop the ones you’ll need to spark imaginations...and start a career where you do what you love. From start to finish, you’ll be surrounded and inspired by other talented, creatively driven students. And you’ll be pushed, challenged, and, above all else, supported by experienced faculty*. It’ll be intense. Demanding. All-consuming. And totally worth it.... [-]

Canada Vancouver
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Centre for Arts and Technology

Music is your life. You know an addictive beat when you hear it—and you’re ready to spin your own. You want to create music that fills the dance floor and brings the roof ... [+]

Music is your life. You know an addictive beat when you hear it—and you’re ready to spin your own. You want to create music that fills the dance floor and brings the roof down. Knowing what works, what doesn’t, and what people really want to hear are your finest attributes. All you need is a helping hand and a little know-how to launch your career as an electronic music artist. Are you ready to take the stage? In just six months, you’ll be able to make a name for yourself in the following music industry careers:

DJ Digital Performer Sound Effects Designer Arranger Songwriter Music Producer

Technology and music are in a constant state of development. Digital music artists are at the forefront of the mainstream on both live and virtual stages. Those who at one time were considered DJs, now create their own beats, rhythms and mash-ups that appeal to millions of fans.... [-]

Canada Kelowna
September 2019
Full-time
6 months
Campus
Institute of Technology Development of Canada

This Co-op diploma program focuses on preparing you to work as a programmer with a specialization in the video game industry, requiring the application of current industr ... [+]

This Co-op diploma program focuses on preparing you to work as a programmer with a specialization in the video game industry, requiring the application of current industry policies, practices, procedures, and tools. This program will give you the theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills in industry standard programming languages, database design and application, fundamentals of object-oriented programming, HTML, Javascript, graphical assets and practical software applications.

Admission requirements Grade 12 graduate or mature student status (British Columbia, 19 years or older) Meet minimum English language proficiency requirements. Career opportunities

Upon successful completion, graduates will be able to secure employment as application programmers and system analysts.... [-]

Canada Vancouver
September 2019
Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
Canada International Royal Arts College

The Motion Graphics and Character Animation Diploma is an intensive 6-month program for students interested in obtaining a career in Animation. This compressed course is ... [+]

Overview

The Motion Graphics and Character Animation Diploma is an intensive 6-month program for students interested in obtaining a career in Animation.

This compressed course is designed to fully immerse students into the fields of both motion graphics and character animation. Students create their own demo showreel; a major factor for successfully landing a job as a motion graphics artist or character animator within the Vancouver’s booming animation and design industries.

With a stronger emphasis on character animation than the majority of motion graphics courses available, grads from this program should be able to especially woo employers in the design and advertising Industries who will find few artists who really understand the fundamental principles of animation taught in this course, or who can demonstrate far more than rudimentary abilities with character animation.... [-]

Canada Vancouver
September 2019
Full-time
6 months
Campus
Canada International Royal Arts College

The Media Design and Web Development diploma is a two-year program that uses the latest technology to enrich the students’ learning. Through studio projects that reflect ... [+]

Overview

The Media Design and Web Development diploma is a two-year program that uses the latest technology to enrich the students’ learning. Through studio projects that reflect today’s technological trends, students get hands-on experience applying design theories and principles.

This program enhances the student’s skills in various industry software to successfully design creative web media and to develop proficient web designs.

The second-year is the co-op experience where students will be working in the industry and gaining real-life experience, grounding and enhancing the academic concepts learned in class.

Learning Objectives Design creative and coherent web media Create aesthetic layouts using design principals Demonstrate creative thinking and develop efficient media communications Assess the marketing needs of a digital project Create, develop and implement proficient web designs Be a source of new graphic proposals and offer user-centered media design solutions Demonstrate technical competency in Photoshop, Illustrator and Web development languages Produce professional-quality work that demonstrates unique creative applications Skillfully promote works to secure employment in the Graphic Design industry Curriculum ... [-]
Canada Vancouver
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
CDI College

Do you have the drive, creativity, and passion to become a successful web designer? Then you need the skills and up-to-the-minute training to launch your career. ... [+]

Attestation of College Studies (ACS) (French: Attestation d'études collégiales (AEC))

Web Design - LCA.C0 / Design Web - LCA.C0

Do you have the drive, creativity, and passion to become a successful web designer? Then you need the skills and up-to-the-minute training to launch your career. CDI College's Design Web - LCA.C0 program will teach you fundamental design principles, color theory, interface design, typography, basic programming, computer illustration, script language, audio and video techniques and more.

You'll get hands-on training on the latest software, learn database fundamentals, marketing concepts and more. You'll build an impressive portfolio and be prepared to compete for various positions such as website architect, web developer, webmaster, or web designer.... [-]

Canada Montreal Longueuil Pointe-Claire
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
CDI College

The 3D Modeling Animation & Design - NTL.0Z program focuses on providing graduates with a solid foundation in the technical and artistic skills needed to be successfu ... [+]

Attestation of College Studies (ACS) (French: Attestation d'études collégiales (AEC))

The 3D Modeling Animation & Design - NTL.0Z program focuses on providing graduates with a solid foundation in the technical and artistic skills needed to be successful in the game, animation and CGI industries. Key to this is a genuine understanding of storytelling, game design, game play, modeling and animation techniques.

Students will also acquire a solid foundation in traditional artistic techniques. Colour theory, design fundamentals and life drawing will be taught and students will apply this knowledge to the production and animation of characters, lighting, texturing, layout and design. ... [-]

Canada Pointe-Claire
September 2019
Full-time
Campus