National Certificate: 2D Animation NQF L5

About this programme: SAQA ID: 57611
False Bay TVET College now offers a fully funded one-year full time Animation programme, orientated towards traditional 2D Animation. This programme is offered at the Muizenberg Campus. The South African Film Industry has a dire need for quality animators. If you are passionate about drawing and design, cartoons, video games, animated movies and would like to pursue a career in the creative field, this programme is for you.

Course Content:
Principles of Animation, Animation Production, Storyboarding, Layout, Life Drawing, and Digital Drawing. You will learn to apply the following software programmes: Flash, After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop.

1 Year Full -Time

This programme is fully funded by the UIF. Applicants who meet the entry requirements must register for ESSA at the Department of Labour.

Admission Requirements:
The Animation programme has entry requirements for acceptance. The minimum academic requirement is a Grade 12 along with a portfolio.

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Job Opportunities:

  • Production of television programmes/commercials, educational videos, video games & smart device content.
  • Production of storyboards for films and animation.
  • Character design for both film and animation, layout design, work as a freelancer or join a studio.

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