QQI Cartoon Animation Level 6, Code 6M5545
This course allows students to express their understanding of animation in the production of an animated film, scene or sequence in the particular medium of animation preferred. It will develop the student’s knowledge of the requirements for animation production, by introducing modules on production, design and sound.
|6N4981||Studio and location Sound|
|6N5445||Computer Illustrated Graphics|
|6N5427||Editing Practice & Techniques|
QQI Level 5 Award in Animation or in a related area is required.
One-year full time
Animation Film Production
- Production of a finished fully integrated Animation Film sequence with sound
- Pre Production
Drawing for Animation
- Life Drawing
- Perspective drawing
- Animation Drawing
- The Art of Producing
- Sound Design for Film and Video
- Production Design for TV and Film
- Art Appreciation
- Studio and location sound
- Design Skills
- Computer Illustrated Graphics
- Editing for TV and video
- Work Experience
Chromacolour X-Sheet, Animation Line Testing System, iMac Suite.
Participants will be required to undertake 10 days of work placement in a relevant location. The College will assist participants in identifying suitable placements.
|Fee Exemptions may apply ⇒|
|Student Services||€ 250|
|Gov PLC Fee||€ 200|
Education Progression Opportunities
UCC: CK101, CK105, CK107, CK108, CK109, CK113, CK117, CK118, CK210, CK301, CK307
Dún Laoghaire, LYIT, AIT: DL832, DL828, LY437, AL861
Tralee IT: TL801
The majority of animators work in either the motion picture or video industries. Employment also is available in advertising, computer systems design and Web design. There is a growing demand for cartoon animators in engineering, scientific research and medical research.