The Centre for Fine Art Animation and Design School

The Centre for Fine Art Animation and Design School

Animation and Design

The Centre for Fine Art Animation and Design

The Centre for Fine Art Animation and Design is a Cape Town based school which offers internationally accredited programs.

Subjects Offered in Courses
  • Animation
  • Drawing
  • Visual Development
  • Directing for Animation
  • Story
  • Programming
  • Professional Practice
Student Portfolio Reel
Contact Details:

Where you can find us:

43 Somerset Rd, Green Point, Cape Town

Tel
+27 (0)21 419 4530

Fax
+27 (0)21 425 6909

Email
admin@cfadcapetown.co.za

Year 1

The Centre for Fine Art Animation and Design School - 1st Year course
  • Advanced Digital Painting
  • Infomercial
  • Writing for Animation
  • Acting for Animation
  • Character Pre Production
  • Creative Environments
  • 3D Modelling & Texturing
  • Fundamentals of Dynamics
  • 3D Rigging & Blendshapes
  • Cinematic Lighting
  • Compositing for Finalisation
  • Animation boot camp
  • Creative Blog

Year 2

The Centre for Fine Art Animation and Design School 2nd Year
  • History of Art & Animation
  • Drawing
  • Scriptwriting
  • Storyboarding
  • Traditional Animation
  • Digital Painting
  • Principles of Animation
  • 2D Character Rigging
  • Lipsync
  • Character Design
  • Environment Design
  • Final Animated piece

Year 3

The Centre for Fine Art Animation and Design School Year 3

PROJECTS

  • Advanced Character Creation
  • Lighting Recreation
  • Dialogue Animation
  • Rube Goldberg Simulation
  • Game Asset Creation
  • Team Animation Production
  • Motion Tracking
  • 3yr Capstone Project
  • Show reel

Year 4

The Centre for Fine Art Animation and Design School Year 4

PROJECTS

  • Major Thesis Project
  • Internship

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