2D Animation & Visual Development Diploma Program Requirements

  • Intakes: Campus Terms Full/Part Time
      North Vancouver Fall Full-Time

    Continuation Requirement: Students must successfully complete all courses in one term before continuing to the next term.

    First Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 17.25
    Required: 17.25
    ANIM 103 Design Elements in Animation I 3.00  
    ANIM 104 Studio: Gesture and Form 2.25  
    ANIM 105 Survey of Western Cinema: Animation 3.00  
    ANIM 116 Animation: Timing and Principles 3.00  
    ANIM 117 Animation: Introduction to Character Drawing 3.00  
    ENGL 100 University Writing Strategies 3.00  
    Second Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 15.00
    Required: 15.00
    ANIM 106 Animation: Quadrupeds and Effects 3.00  
    ANIM 107 Character Animation I 3.00  
    ANIM 108 Design Elements in Animation II 2.25  
    ANIM 109 Studio: Advanced Drawing Techniques I 2.25  
    ANIM 110 Production Design for Animation 1.50  
    ENGL or CMNS 100 level or higher 3.00  
    Third Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 15.00
    Required: 15.00
    ANIM 200 Character Animation II 4.50  
    ANIM 201 Visual Storytelling 3.00  
    ANIM 202 Studio: Advanced Drawing Techniques II 2.25  
    ANIM 203 Digital Production Tools for Animation 2.25  
    ANIM 204 Advanced Production Design for Animation 3.00  
    Fourth Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 15.00
    Total Program Credits 62.25
    Required: 15.00
    ANIM 205 Character Animation III 3.00  
    ANIM 206 Studio: Drawing Master Class 3.00  
    ANIM 207 Visual Development and Concept Design 3.00  
    ANIM 208 Professional Studies in Animation 3.00  
    ANIM 209 Animation: Emerging Technologies 1.50  
    ANIM 210 Entrepreneurship in the Animation Industry 1.50  

    For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar.