BA in Animation

DePaul University

Chicago, Illinois, USA
BA in Animation
Duration4 Years
LevelBachelors Program
  • The BA in Animation emphasizes animation principles and animation production within a broad Liberal Arts context
  • This program emphasizes the art of animation, creativity, and critical thinking
  • The program focuses on 3D modeling and animation, hand-drawn animation, motion graphics, and stop-motion animation for game development, cinema, TV and interactive media
  • At the end of the program, students will be able to:
    • Demonstrate a solid foundation in design and traditional studio art, and will be able to use these skills in order to communicate effectively through visual means.
    • Demonstrate knowledge of the history of animation through written critical evaluation of animated films and be able to analyze work in a historical context.
    • Create work in a variety of animation techniques including hand-drawn, 3D animation, stop-motion and experimental methods.
    • Implement the use of storyboarding, animatics, and essential pre-production techniques to develop a film concept.
    • Discuss learning experiences across disciplines in the University and establish connections to their own animation practices.
    • Utilize their skills to produce a number of animated films culminating in a thesis animation in the media of their choosing
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees2969955 INR
Hostel & Meals1048357 INR
Insurance63279 INR
Transportation23071 INR
New Students Orientation Fee21972 INR
Student Activity Fee 5932 INR
Athletic fee5493 INR
Health plan13183 INR
Books & Supplies80857 INR
Miscellaneous Expenses173139 INR
Total1435283 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must have passed a high school
  • The following curricular requirements are strongly recommended:
    • Four years of English
    • Three years of mathematics (minimum course work equivalent to Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II)
    • Three years of science (two of which must be lab science)
    • Two years of social science
    • Two years of language study other than English
ExamsTOEFL: 80
  • With no subsection lower than 17

IELTS: 6.5

PTE: 53

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