About the University:

Dundee University (Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design) is one the best animation colleges in the worldand it offers perfect environment for knowledge sharing among the students from US and also abroad.

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About the Course:M.A. in Multimedia Animation 

The objective of the course is to give students a complete knowledge of the animation techniques, both modern form as well as traditional mode of  performing animation. The students make animation movies in both 2D and 3D form and get to prepare a portfolio as part of the curriculum.

Features of the program:

Eligibity- Graduate in any field (Fine Arts students preffered) with an aptitude for drawing and visualization.

Duration- 45 Weeks (full time), 90 Weeks (part time))


Semester 1-

  • Maya classes
  • Introduction & Interface
  • Nurbs
  • Polygon Modelling
  • UV & Texturing
  • Rigging
  • Lighting
  • Advanced Multi-pass Rendering & Compositing
  • NUKE training
  • Walk cycles/Run cycles
  • Basic and advanced 3d animation
  • Maya and Mudbox integration
  • Script writingimage of bsc animation courses in pune at VEDA
  • 48 hour video projects


Semester 2-

  • Green Screen training
  • IBL – Image Based Lighting
  • Belbin Workshop
  • Guest speakers from industry
  • Going Live Industry project
  • Maya 3D Dynamics
  • After Effects Overview
  • VFX/Compositing


Semester 3-

  • Exhibition at the DJCAD Masters Show
  • Tour of animation and visual effects companies with your film
  • Character Animation workshop
  • Individual focus on your own film


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