Northern School of Animation


Discover the dynamic world of CGI animation at Northern School, where creativity meets cutting-edge technology. Our industry-leading program empowers students to master digital storytelling, character design, and immersive world-building. With state-of-the-art facilities and guidance from industry professionals, unleash your creativity and forge a path to success in the exciting realm of CGI animation.

Curriculum Highlights

Introduction to CGI

  • Fundamentals of Computer Graphics
  • Evolution and Applications of CGI
  • Overview of Industry Standards and Practices

3D Modeling

  • Introduction to 3D Modeling Software
  • Polygonal Modeling Techniques
  • NURBS and Subdivision Surface Modeling

Texturing and Shading

  • Texture Mapping Principles
  • Procedural vs. Image-Based Texturing
  • Material Creation and Shader Networks

Rigging and Animation

  • Rigging Fundamentals
  • Character Rigging Techniques
  • Keyframe and Motion Capture Animation

Lighting and Rendering

  • Principles of Lighting and Shadowing
  • Global Illumination and Ray Tracing
  • Rendering Engines and Optimization Techniques

Visual Effects (VFX)

  • Particle Systems and Dynamics
  • Fluid and Smoke Simulation
  • Integration of VFX into Live Action Footage

Compositing and Post-Production

  • Layer-Based Compositing Techniques
  • Green Screen and Rotoscoping
  • Color Grading and Final Output

Industry Projects and Portfolio Development

  • Collaborative Projects with Industry Partners
  • Building a Professional Portfolio
  • Career Preparation and Networking Opportunities

Career opportunities:

Graduates of the CGI course at the Northern School of Animation are prepared for a variety of exciting career opportunities, including:

Visual Effects (VFX) Careers

Animation Careers

Art and Design Careers

Technical Roles

Interactive Media Careers

Management and Leadership

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