3D Modelling & Animation

Letterkenny Institute of Technology


Course Name 3D Modelling & Animation
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY_DMDLA_G
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Qualification Letters HDip
Application Date Application Deadline - 14 September.
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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee EU Fees: €3,000.00
Non-EU Fees: €10,000.00
Entry Requirements 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.
Course Content

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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...

Subjects Taught What will I study?
Semester 1
• Concept Art for 3D (M)
• 3D Modelling & Sculpting (M)
• Texturing & Rendering (M)

Semester 2
• Rigging & Animation (M)
• Work Based Learning (M)
• Final Project (Asset Integration) (M)

(M) = Mandatory
Careers or Further Progression Follow-on courses
• Masters degrees at LYIT and in institutes and universities at home and abroad.

Career Pathways
The main employers are:
• Animation Companies
• Games Industry
• Live Action/Special Effects
• AR and VR Content Development
• Architectural Visualisation
• Advertising

Graduate Careers
Graduate careers typically include:
• 3D Modeler
• Texture artist
• Architectural Visualiser
• Animator/ Graphic Designer
Further Enquiries Contact
Nollaig Crombie
Head of Department
Email: Nollaig.Crombie@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6203
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