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2D Animation & Digital Art

Learn all about the 2D animation world

15 Months

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Pathway Programs

2D Animation & Digital Art Diploma Program

Have you always wanted to tell stories and bring your characters to life? Does the idea of making a living from drawing – and entertaining people – fill you with purpose and excitement?

In only 15 months, you will learn all about the 2D Animation World.  Animated characters are no longer only seen on the big screen – they’ve worked their way into online games, apps, TV commercials, websites and more. Media may be constantly evolving, but our connection with animated characters will always remain strong!

You will get ready to dive into the job market with a professional portfolio and demo reel, showcasing your talent and your style to potential employers!  A solid grasp of 2D Animation remains one of the key foundational skills many studios look for in hiring animators!

When you join our 2D animation program, you will gain practical knowledge and experience in the following key employment areas:

  • Digital Animator
  • Character Cleanup and Design
  • Storyboard Revisionist
  • Layout Artist
  • Background Artist

This accelerated 2D Animation program will give you the skills and training you need to dive into the animation industry, including: Traditional and Digital Character Animation—Storyboarding—Life Drawing—Character Design—Digital Editing and Painting.

If animation is in your future, Centre for Arts and Technology – one of the leading creative and technical schools in Canada – will help take you there.

The industry LOVES our grads!

Learn new things. Get new skills. Join us.

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Our Alumni are in the industry.

MYND Interactive
Oasis animation
Ray Sono
Slap Happy Cartoons
Laughing Dragon Studios
Titmouse studios
WildBrain Studios logo, three eyeballs at each peak of a letter W.
Yeti Farm - Centre for Arts and Technology
Animal Logic, elephant line art.
Atomic Cartoons, speech bubble border.
Bardel Entertainment Inc, theatrical font style.
CSI solutions
Arcadia Virtual Reality Lounge
Jetpack Interactive
Mainframe Studios, script logo.


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Check out our post-graduation pathways.

What do you want to do after you’ve completed your Centre for Arts and Technology program? We’ve got options for you! Check out our pathway programs and continue your education at other institutions in Canada and across the globe.

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