Students following this curriculum are trained to capture believable and appealing performances in their characters and creatures through the application of fundamental animation concepts, software techniques, and acting skills. Coursework covers a variety of animation methods including traditional and computer, as well as technical character rigging.
With a balance of foundational education and software-based technical training, an emphasis in Character and Creature Animation offers students an extensive and in-depth skill set relevant to the demands of the industry.
Gnomon strives to place graduates into their dream jobs right out of school. Our 2016 employment rates of 100%* for our 2-Year Certificate in Digital Production program means that Gnomon consistently supplies Hollywood’s studios with the talent they need.
"The program and the fantastic people I met at Gnomon helped guide me through the complexities of the CG industry, enabling me to discover my true potential. It was the best decision I could have made for myself!"
"Gnomon provides its students with a balance of technical know-how and the ability to develop their own unique artistic styles. This balance of skills is what all creative teams, including those at Walt Disney Animation Studios, look for when seeking new talent."