3D Modelling & Animation - Letterkenny
There are many production pipelines in industry that require content developed for specific purposes. Game assets will differ from feature animation for example; SFX and compositing assets will differ from architectural visualisation. This course however reconciles these forms of content creation and teaches the similarities and differences in creating for each.
|Award Name||Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)|
|Awarding Body||Atlantic Technological University|
|NFQ Level||Level 8 NFQ|
|Award Name||NFQ Classification||Awarding Body||NFQ Level|
|Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)||Major||Atlantic Technological University||Level 8 NFQ|
1 year full-time.
Minimum Entry Requirements
Design related Honours degree (Level 8), or an equivalent qualification. Non-degree graduates (diploma/certificate), who have significant work experience in a related design industry may be eligible to apply. LYIT recognises that life and work experience counts, and operates a comprehensive Recognition of Prior Experiential Learning (RPL) scheme.
Careers / Further progression
Follow up programmes elsewhere include:
Masters degrees at LYIT and in institutes and universities at home and abroad.
The main employers are:
Live Action/Special Effects
AR and VR Content Development
Graduate careers typically include:
Course Web Page
EU Fees: €3,000
Non-EU Fees: €10,000
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
Concept Art for 3D Mandatory 10 5
3D Modelling and Sculpting Mandatory 10 5
Texturing and Rendering Mandatory 10 5
Rigging and Animation Mandatory 5 3
Work Based Learning Mandatory 5 0
Final Project (Asset Integration) Mandatory 20 10
Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6207 / +353 (0)74 918 6209
Head of Department Nollaig Crombie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6203