NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Business, Technology and the Arts

Contact

Liz Van Verth
Program Coordinator
Location: D-121A
Phone: 716-614-5968
Email: evanverth@niagaracc.suny.edu

Animation, A.S.

Overview

The Associate in Science in Animation is designed as a transfer program in the rapidly growing field of animation, including the areas of feature film production, television production, independent short-film production, video game design, advertising, and more. Emphasis is placed on creative avenues for problem solving-skills, leadership, personal expression, and solid foundational animation and art skills. Industry-standard and innovative traditional and digital techniques are introduced, all within the historical framework of accepted principles of animation and cinematography.

Program Goals and Objectives

  • To prepare graduates for transfer into baccalaureate programs in Animation
  • To assure that graduates meet seven of the ten SUNY General Education Goals with 30 credits
  • To cultivate graduates with high-quality and competitive skills for their future career path

Animation Catalog Information

Spotlight

2014-15 is the inaugural year of the Animation Program at NCCC. Stay tuned for updates and exciting new work from our future animation leaders!

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