Seneca College

Game Art and Animation

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Program Information

School:Seneca College
Field of Study:Animation, Interactive Tech., Video Graphics and Special Effects
Description:Earn your Game Art and Animation graduate certificate and you’ll be prepared for career opportunities as a modeler, texture artist, animator, level builder, and level designer in game studios developing console, computer, web and interactive games.

As a student of GAA, you’ll learn the skills to develop game art including techniques such as modeling, animation, texturing and game engine integration using the latest high–end computer hardware and software. Your studies will focus on learning the tools to develop amazing game art and to incorporate that art into real–time environments using 3D Studio Max, Z–brush, Unreal Engine and other game development tools.
URL:Game Art and Animation at Seneca College
Length:8 Month(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $11,485
International: $22,666
Careers:AnimatorsVideo Game Level DesignerVideo Game Designers

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 88] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]

International students whose first language is not English must fulfill an English Proficiency requirement in order to qualify for application. English Proficiency requirements are as follows for consideration: Minimum TOEFL score of 580 (paper based) or 88 (internet based with no test below 22), OR Academic IELTS with an overall minimum score of 6.5 (no single test score below 6.0), OR CAEL with an overall band score of 70

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Work Experience
  • Portfolio
Applicants will be required to demonstrate proficient computer skills, submit a visual arts-based portfolio and resume. In the event of oversubscription, additional selection criteria may be used.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 18, 2015