Certificates of Achievement

Animation Level I

Students completing this program certificate will acquire applicable skills to pursue entry-level positions in Animation.

Subject & No. Course Units
ANIMATN 212* Character Animation and Design 3
ANIMATN 216* Layout and Background Art 3
ANIMATN 217* Storyboards 3
ANIMATN 218 Fundamentals of Animation 3
ANIMATN 221 Three-Dimensional Animation I 3
ART 201 Drawing I 3
ART 639 Introduction to Digital Imaging 3
Total  21

*This course has a prerequisite


Animation Level II

A program certificate consisting of all the courses required for the Animation Level 1, plus an additional 15 units as follows:

Subject & No. Course Units
Animation Level I Certificate 21
ANIMATN 219* Animation Process and Production 3
ANIMATN 227* Three-Dimensional Character Animation 3
ANIMATN 264* 3D Modeling 3
ANIMATN 265* Rendering 3
ART 209 Perspective Drawing I 3
Total  36

*This course has a prerequisite


Associate Degree Program

Animation

This program is for students who wish to acquire an Associate in Arts Degree with an emphasis on Animation.

Subject & No. Course Units
Complete the following 14 courses: 42
ANIMATN 212* Animation Character Development 3
ANIMATN 216* Layout and Background Painting 3
OR
ANIMATN 268 Compositing  
ANIMATN 217* Storyboards 3
ANIMATN 218 Fundamentals of Animation 3
ANIMATN 219* Animation Process and Production 3
ANIMATN 221 Three-Dimensional Animation I 3
ANIMATN 225* Three-Dimensional Character Animation 3
OR
ANIMATN 264* 3D Modeling  
ANIMATN 226* Three-Dimensional Previsualization and Camera Techniques 3
OR
ANIMATN 265* Rendering 3
ANIMATN 261* Intro to Virtual, Mixed, and Augmented Reality 4
ART 201 Drawing I 3
ART 204 Life Drawing I 3
ART 209 Perspective Drawing I 3
ART 213* Color Theory 3
ART 639 Introduction to Digital Imaging 3
LACCD General Education Plan 21
Total 60

Note: 3 Units from Art 201 may be double counted n GE area C.

*This course has a prerequisite.


Program requirements listed reflect the 2021-2022 course catalog