Digital & multimedia / Post-production / Animation

Visual Effects (VFX)

The VFX course is a 16-week programme which takes the participants through the whole VFX pipeline and confers the right knowledge, skills and confidence as a VFX generalist.

Dates: 19 August - 6 December 2019
This course equips participants with the knowledge and skills to create photo realistic computer graphics and integrate them seamlessly with live action footage. This ranges from set extensions through vehicles. Participants wor both on exercises and a personal project throughout the course. The instructors help participants define and shape their projectusing recorded live action footage.

Each week consists of artistic and technical lectures, film analysis, assignments, evaluations, one-on-one/group critiques and tutoring, and production simulation. At the end of the course, participants can receive showreel advice, and they will be ready to start to work immediately as VFX generalists for film or animation studios.

Software used: Maya, Nuke, ZBrush, Arnold, Mari, Photoshop, 3D Equalizer, Clarisse, and Substance Painter.

What the course offers:
  • An intensive course developed with the help of industry professionals
  • Instructors who are all active professionals with updated and production-tested knowledge
  • Hands-on teaching and practice every day from morning to afternoon
  • Access 24-7 to a personal workstation with industry-standard software
  • Art and didactic material
  • Access to camera equipment
  • A professional network
  • Access to all extra-curricular activities: sports, lectures, parties etc.
  • 16 weeks immersed in a creative and social environment
  • Assistance with housing, and travel advice.
Target groupPost-production professionals, New media content providers, Animation professionals
Without project
Intermediate | Junior
Scholarships are available.
Scholarships are available.
Scholarships are available.