Masters Programs in Computer Animation

Compare 11 Masters Programs in Computer Animation

Computer Animation

Everyone plays games and makes up stories as a child, but some people just don't lose this ability over the years and can't forget the childlike wonder of exploring imaginative worlds, creating characters and inventing fascinating adventures for their imaginative heroes. A Masters in Animation is a perfect program for such a dreamer, because it provides you with an opportunity to make people happy with your own dreams coming true and trains you to be a first-class professional.

If you realize that a Masters in Animation is your call, you can choose from among a long list of interesting specializations: screenwriting, painting and designing, sculpture, color and studio photography, computer graphics, costume design and many more. Cartoon production, film-making, special effects designing, working in advertising are just a few possible career choices that come out of a Masters in Animation degree program.

Follow the links below to put your curiosity at rest and to find some Masters in Animation programs that look interesting to you. Don't hesitate to send the school a "request free information" form: the school will contact you personally and you will learn even more about the program. Take the next key step towards your future Masters in Animation degree now!

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Master in 2D Digital Animation

Seeway - Barcelona
Campus Full time 9 months October 2018 Spain Barcelona

2D animation is the traditional animation technique. We go a step further by taking it to the digital world thanks to the new tools and techniques that exist in the market, which allow us to give more life and movements to our characters and 2D animation objects. [+]

2D animation is the traditional animation technique. We go a step further by taking it to the digital world thanks to the new tools and techniques that exist in the market, which allow us to give more life and movements to our characters and 2D animation objects. Throughout the program you will be creating and giving life to your own designs in a digital environment, surprisingly, assuming and creating innovative concepts and styles through new digital techniques. You will be involved in a creative and 100% practical environment, getting involved from the first day in real projects. Having an active teaching staff in the labor market giving you the guidelines to obtain the best results, adapting them to the current needs of the same.... [-]


Master in Character Animation

Seeway - Barcelona
Campus Part time 9 months October 2018 Spain Barcelona

Character animation is a profession that bases its secret on endowing life and soul with a priori inanimate elements. This ability is what generates a strong connection between the animated character and the public. [+]

Character animation is a profession that bases its secret on endowing life and soul with a priori inanimate elements. This ability is what generates a strong connection between the animated character and the public.

For this reason, we have developed a program in character animation that, beyond developing and perfecting your animation techniques, focuses on finding and enhancing your own style.

Throughout the program you will work with the most used computer tools in professional environments to animate figures and characters of higher quality.

You will be involved in an educational environment of first level, learning with great professionals in the animation sector and getting involved in 100% real projects.... [-]


Master in Motion Graphics Design

Seeway - Barcelona
Campus Part time 9 months October 2018 Spain Barcelona

The proliferation of new technologies has multiplied the presence of screens full of elements in need of powerful and attractive content. At this point, the Master's Degree in Motion Graphics Design from Seeway makes sense, a program that orbits around the specific importance of movement in the transmission of information and offers you a practical approach to gather the latest technologies of image in movement, its design, typography and audiovisual creation. [+]

The proliferation of new technologies has multiplied the presence of screens full of elements in need of powerful and attractive content.

At this point, the Master's Degree in Motion Graphics Design from Seeway makes sense, a program that orbits around the specific importance of movement in the transmission of information and offers you a practical approach to gather the latest technologies of image in movement, its design, typography and audiovisual creation.

The necessary technical training for the creation of graphics in motion, which deepens in the solid knowledge of the tools of composition and digital edition in addition to endowing you with graphic solutions of high quality and creativity using the most innovative techniques.... [-]


Masters in 3D animation and vfx in barcelona

Seeway - Barcelona
Campus Part time 9 months October 2018 Spain Barcelona

In the Master of 3D Animation and VFX discover that the line between real images and artificially generated content is increasingly thin, both traditional film and film animation. [+]

In Master of 3D Animation and VFX you will discover that the line between real images and artificially generated content is increasingly thin, both traditional film and film animation.

The Masters in 3D animation and VFX you become content developer and 3D VFX both technical and artistic level.

The methodology of the Master in 3D Animation and VFX allows you to learn and master the mechanical work processes and professional production, guiding you both projects based film and 3D animation advertising.

You will generate scenarios and give them life, the integrarás in real movies and from this work will cross the profession from the point of view more art to the most technical, and all developing your own personal style.... [-]


Master in Animation Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 1 year November 2018 Italy Milan

3th edition - Studying Animation Design at IED means learning the art of telling stories through animation, imagining, creating and building characters and environments, to make them live in new scenarios. The demand for Animation Designers is increasingly growing: from advertising to TV series, from feature to short films, from docufiction to games, cross and transmedia productions and special effects for film and TV productions. The Master in Animation Design trains animation professionals ready to work in new scenarios, providing technical skills and competitive professional tools to propose, write and realize cutting-edge projects: short films, series, cross-media projects. The training programme enhances personal creativity and stimulates students to seek new forms of contamination between the different visual and stylistic expressions of animation. [+]

Studying Animation Design at IED means learning the art of telling stories through animation, imagining, creating and building characters and environments, to make them live in new scenarios.

The demand for Animation Designers is increasingly growing: from advertising to TV series, from feature to short films, from docufiction to games, cross and transmedia productions and special effects for film and TV productions. The Master in Animation Design trains animation professionals ready to work in new scenarios, providing technical skills and competitive professional tools to propose, write and realize cutting-edge projects: short films, series, cross-media projects.

The training programme enhances personal creativity and stimulates students to seek new forms of contamination between the different visual and stylistic expressions of animation.... [-]


Master’s Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television and Publicity (VFX)

U-Tad Centro Universitario de Tecnología y Arte Digital
Campus Full time 600 hours September 2018 Spain Madrid

The U-tad's Master's Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television, and Publicity (VFX) unifies the theoretical and practical knowledge needed for students to specialize in creating and integrating next-generation visual effects into audiovisual projects for the film, television and publicity industry in one program. [+]

Master’s Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television, and Publicity (VFX)

The U-tad's Master's Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television, and Publicity (VFX) unifies the theoretical and practical knowledge needed for students to specialize in creating and integrating next-generation visual effects into audiovisual projects for the film, television and publicity industry in one program.

During this Master’s Degree, students will learn the theoretical pillars that rule audiovisual language and use the latest technology in real-world projects. They will also broach the human and material resource management skills associated with estimates.

The Master’s Degree concludes with a Final Project, that will be to create a professional quality short film as part of the student’s demo reel, a key element for finding a job on graduation.... [-]


Animation and Interactivity with Action Script

ICONOS (Research Institute for Communication and Culture)
Campus Part time July 2019 Mexico Buenavista

ICONOS (Research Institute for Communication and Culture), develops a specialty in Animation and Interactivity with Action Script, with the aim of preparing specialists in this field of work in booming emerging. [+]

Program Overview

Contemporary society is characterized by the development of digital technologies, which offer currently building tools easy to use since they are highly intuitive.

This has allowed the development of digital products attractive, but not always with sufficient knowledge about what is being generated. It is desirable that an experienced professional in the digital field, which dominates the fundamentals of design and new media programming, including interactive resolved by 2D animation and object-oriented programming.

For this reason, ICONOS (Research Institute for Communication and Culture), develops a specialty in Animation and Interactivity with Action Script, with the aim of preparing specialists in this field of work in booming emerging.... [-]


Master's in Motion Graphics Design

Bau Design College of Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Spain Barcelona

The Master's in Motion Graphics Design of 60 ECTS is obtained by completing the two postgraduate degrees of 30 ECTS each. These postgraduate degrees may be done either in one academic year or in different years. [+]

Master's in Motion Graphics Design

The Master's in Motion Graphics Design of 60 ECTS is obtained by completing the two postgraduate degrees of 30 ECTS each. These postgraduate degrees may be done either in one academic year or in different years. Alternatively, all postgraduate degrees which form part of a master can be done independently.

PRESENTATION

From the pioneering credits of Saul Bass and the visual experiences of Norman McLaren to the modern creations of Michel Gondry and Danny Yount, today graphics in the movement has found a new audiovisual space – film, television, internet...- new challenges and opportunities.

Identity and packaging for TV, Series and Movie headings, video clips, video projections, advertising, corporate audiovisual elements, audiovisual training support..., a workspace expansion for the new audiovisual designer.... [-]


Master in Production Management & Digital Animation Techniques

LISAA Paris
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2018 France Paris

This course allows each student to further their skills in the following fields: production direction, storyboard, directing, concept art, layout, modelling, rigging, animation, matte painting, lighting, rendering, VFX and compositing. [+]

This course allows each student to further their skills in the following fields: production direction, storyboard, directing, concept art, layout, modelling, rigging, animation, matte painting, lighting, rendering, VFX and compositing.

Students develop their skills in directing, use of software, combining 2-D and 3-D techniques for complex projects and optimizing production calendar management. This approach leads to an in-depth knowledge of the entire production pipeline for 3-D animated films. Furthermore, it allows students from a 2-D background to learn 3-D tools, and for those with a real-time background to gain experience in staging and in precalculated 3-D.

The course in Production Management and Digital Animation Techniques takes place over one year following a BAC+3 year qualification at LISAA in 2-D Animation, 3-D Animation, VFX, 2-D Video Games or 3-D Video Games. It is also open to graduates from other digital animation schools.... [-]


M.Sc in Multimedia

Indian Institute Of Film And Animation
Campus Full time 2 years July 2019 India Bengaluru

Animation is a fast-emerging high-paying career option. Because the industry is growing so fast, there is a constant demand for skilled professionals from both, Indian studios as well as for internationally outsourced projects.IIFA offers career-oriented training to prepare you for jobs in the animation, web design, gaming & VFX industry.To know more about career options and job roles in the animation industry. [+]

The animation is a fast-emerging high-paying career option. Because the industry is growing so fast, there is a constant demand for skilled professionals from both, Indian studios as well as for internationally outsourced projects.IIFA offers career-oriented training to prepare you for jobs in the animation, web design, gaming & VFX industry.To know more about career options and job roles in the animation industry.

IIFA offers 2-year full-time course M.Sc in Animation & Multimedia The course has 4 semesters where the student gets introduced to the world of Multimedia with concepts of drawing Offering a unique and comprehensive Bhatathiyar university U G C Approved degree syllabus and prepares a student from the fundamentals like 2D, 3D, Web, Graphics and VFX which is essentially required in today’s industry. This well-blended syllabus in combination with communications and self-development classes make IIFA students a preferred choice among leading studios and entertainment companies. ... [-]

International master in animation 2d / 3d

L'Idem Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Spain Barcelona

Our goal is to provide students with the knowledge and stimulate the skills of film animation, to achieve specialization as animators with a solid and effective technique. Similarly, a vision of the office of animation as art and / or industry is given, using traditional animation tools and their adaptation to new digital technologies. [+]

With L'Idem, the animation from all angles!

Every year there are more companies concerning the 2D / 3D animation that want to welcome our trainees, trained for a successful and immediate incorporation into the labor market sector. Also each year more working professionals want to join our teaching team and contribute their bit to our educational project.

But why L'Idem is the school they choose professionals?

They themselves explain you!

Target

Provide students with the knowledge and skills stimulate own animated film to achieve specialization as animators with a solid and effective technique. Similarly, a vision of the office of animation as art and / or industry is given, using traditional animation tools and their adaptation to new digital technologies.... [-]