A computer animation degree will equip you with advanced computer skills that can be used in television and motion pictures to create three-dimensional graphic designs and breathtaking special effects. Pursue an animation career if you have creativity, an eye for pleasing visual sequences, and the drive to master the tools of the trade. Some of the tools used by graduates of animation schools include current Silicon Graphics workstations with Avid Technology/SOFTIMAGE or Alias/Wavefront 3D animation software. Animation courses include practical training in the entire cycle of pre-production/visualization, production and post-production while focusing upon the art and design of classical animation principles.
Some of the career options for graduates of animation schools include: TV production, film, video, interactive multimedia, computer gaming, industrial design, medical research, forensic sciences and the performing internet. Demand for people with an animation degree is on the rise.