|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Kitchener|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Tuition fee||CA$15,728 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$13,350), health insurance and ancillary fees.
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|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents):
Note: Applicants who meet the academic strength requirements must attend a program information session and present a portfolio of their creative work.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, you must be from an English-speaking country or, you must provide one of the English language proficiency tests below:
A relevant portfolio is required.
- Applicants meeting minimum academic requirements are invited to begin the selection process which requires them to attend a program information meeting where they will present a portfolio of their design-related work.
- Final selection is made using a formula that combines academic strength and portfolio presentation scores.
- A sound English background is important for success in this program and is considered during the admission selection process. Minimum cut offs apply.
The Animation diploma program provides students with the opportunity to breathe life into inanimate objects. Using their creative talents, blending drawing, animation and production techniques, with strong storytelling skills, students will create a variety of 2D and 3D animations. Focus on the production pipeline and the ability to take an animation project from concept to completion is a critical component of this credential.
Students will work in project-based learning environments and undertake a field placement, which will contribute towards their personal e-portfolio of work. This two-year credential is designed to prepare graduates with the skills necessary to address the animation career demands in the fields of TV, film, game, and web production.
Situated in Canada’s Technology Triangle, students will have exposure to a wide range of career opportunities. Everything from commercials to phone apps contain some form of animation. Advanced simulation, video games, and immersive entertainment on multiple platforms, all require dedicated animation skills.
Potential careers include:
- 3D artist
- multimedia designer
- animation designer