graphic designing courses

Advanced Diploma in Digital Art and Animation Duration- 15 Months

It is our most comprehensive programme in Animation and Multimedia. This 15 Months course covers complete gamut of Graphic Design, Web Design & Animation from pre production to 3D production & post production level. We assure students a 100% job placement at the end of their curriculum.
Animation is not only about making cartoons or drawing caricatures; it is the art of creating an illusion of movement and bringing to life everything around you. With sharp skills and the right training, you can have a high-paying career.

Programme outcome:

  • Graphic Design from Pre to Post production level.
  • Commercial art knowledge for scribble & conceptualizing the layouts.
  • Complete knowledge of web architecture from navigation design to integration.
  • Search engine optimization.
  • Animation principles.
  • Traditional animation.
  • Storyboarding the process of animation.
  • Compositing the video.
  • Non Linear Editing.
  • Production management.

Semester 1: Advertising Design

  • Module A: Commercial & digital Illustrations.
  • Module B: Advanced Artistry & Layout.
  • Module C: Prepress & Production.

Semester 2: Web Design & Interactive multimedia

  • Module A: Core Web Design & Connectivity.
  • Module B: Interactive multimedia and E- Learning.

Semester 3: Animation

  • Module A: Module A: 2D Classical Animation. .
  • Module B: 3D modeling & Advanced Animation in 3D. .

Semester 4: Audio Video Post Production

  • Module A: Compositing & VFX.
  • Module B : Non linear editing & Sound.

Programme Schedule:

  • Normal Track
  • Course Duration: 15 months
  • Schedule: 1 Hour/5 days a week

SEMESTER 1:

  • Module A. Commercial & Digital Illustrations
  • Visual communication, Laws of Design, Scribble layouts, Vector Illustration, Vector Vs. Raster, Drawing commercial Illustrations, logos and Identity Design, Gestalt psychology, Hierarchy of importance in a design, Packaging Design, Case Studies and Project.
  • Module B.Advanced Artistry and Layout
  • Advanced Raster techniques, Creating Collages and masks, Image manipulation techniques, Image correction techniques, Designing Brochures, Posters, catalogues and Newspapers templates etc., International typesetting rules, Typography, Alternative Design.
  • Module C.Prepress & Production
  • Advanced Raster techniques, Creating Collages and masks, Image manipulation techniques, Image correction techniques, Designing Brochures, Posters, catalogues and Newspapers templates etc., International typesetting rules, Typography, Alternative Design.

SEMESTER 2:

  • Module A. Core Web Design and Connectivity
  • HTML/DHTML & HTML Editor tools, Web 2.0 techniques including CSS & Java Script, Database connectivity (PHP overview), Creating DIV based Tableless websites, Web marketing, SEO & FTP controls.
  • Module B. Interactive Multimedia and E Learning
  • Creating Web animations, Flash Websites, Advanced Action Script 2.0 & 3.0, CBT & WBT Design, E-learning standards, Creating Portfolio Presentations in Flash.

SEMESTER 3:

  • MODULE A: 2D Classical Animation
  • Animation history and techniques, Study of movement, Animation principles, Storyboarding, Animatics, Cleanups, Inbetweening & Line Testing, Walk Cycle, Run Cycle, BG Design, Composition.
  • MODULE B: 3D modeling & Advanced Animation in 3D.
  • Advanced Inorganic & Character Modelling, 3D Texturing & Shading, Material, 3D Character Rigging, Deformers, Kinematics(IK & FK), Constraints, 3D and Digital Character Animation, Dynamics, 3D Lighting, 3D Rendering and Mental ray, Camera Tracking and Motion tracking

SEMESTER 4:

  • Module A: Compositing & VFX
  • Animation history and techniques, Study of movement, Animation principles, Storyboarding, Animatics, Cleanups, Inbetweening & LineCreating Animated Background, Creating 3D composite, Advanced camera techniques, Broadcast animation, Creating virtual sets for broadcast, Type animation and casting styles, Special effects using various plugins, Chroma key and Rotoscoping.
  • ModuleB. Non Linear Editing & Sound
  • Editing aesthetics, Story boarding for Film Editing, Firewire Capturing, Managing footage, The Detailed study of Final Cut Pro, Finishing and Outputing, Colour correction in a video, Converting from HD to DV, Media Management