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3D Animation for Video Games

Diploma (72 weeks)

3D Animation for Video Games (72 Weeks)

Computer animation is the art of creating moving images with the use of computers. It is a subfield of computer graphics and animation. Increasingly it is created by means of 3D computer graphics, though 2D computer graphics are still widely used for stylistic, low band-width and faster real-time rendering needs.

To create the illusion of movement an image is displayed on the computer screen and repeatedly replaced by a new image that is similar to the previous image, but advanced slightly in the time domain (usually at a rate of 24 or 30 frames/second). This technique is identical to how the illusion of movement is achieved with television and motion pictures.


  • This program prepares students to be able to create computer animation, create the illusion of movement, and to create impressive animation

Course Modules

There are three groups of courses offered:

1. Fundamental Courses

  • Introduction to Computers
  • Introduction to Windows
  • Internet Fundamentals

2. Core Courses

  • Character Design
  • Video Game Mathematics
  • Portfolio Development
  • Production Modeling
  • 3D Animation
  • Java for Game Development
  • Graphic Design Concepts
  • C++ for Game Development
  • 3D Modeling
  • 2D Animation & Programming
  • Level Design
  • Storytelling & Storyboarding

3. Personal Improvement Courses

  • Meeting Work Objectives
  • Workplace Interaction
  • Job Preparation
  • Building Teamwork Skills
  • Project Management

Grading System and Certification

Students will be required to obtain a score of at least 70% in each subject with an overall average of 75% in order to graduate.

After successful completion of the program, a Diploma certified from Windsor Career College will be granted.

This program is approved as a vocational program under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.

Duration and Schedule

This program is covered in eighteen months (72 weeks) based on twenty hours per week and four hours a day.

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