The Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communications (BFA): Video and Animation Production Degree Program at IADT

If you're interested in exploring the technical and creative aspects of video, animation and audio, then the International Academy of Design & Technology's Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communications degree program with a Video and Animation Production concentration may be right for you.

This bachelor-level Visual Communications degree program gives you the opportunity to develop both theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the use of digital production technology. By combining digital media, computer illustration and business training, you can gain a comprehensive skill set in this fast-paced field. Graduates of this Video and Animation Production program can pursue a variety of career opportunities in this dynamic industry. Forge a new path for your future by enrolling in IADT's Visual Communications degree program with a Video and Animation Production concentration today.

IADT's career-focused courses can help you gain a thorough understanding of the concepts, techniques and tools used in video motion graphics, audio/video editing and 3D modeling and animation. Our hands-on curriculum also emphasizes project management, creative design and communication skills.

Below is a sampling of course topics included in IADT's Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communications: Video and Animation Production degree program.* Classes are led by instructors with relevant career experience.

  • Design Fundamentals
  • Drawing
  • Typography
  • Graphic Design
  • Theory and History of Visual Design
  • Digital Photography
  • Computer Illustration
  • Digital Imaging
  • Digital Video
  • Video & Animation Design and Theory
  • Digital Audio
  • Digital Video Editing
  • Special Effects and Compositing
  • 3D Computer Animation
  • Storyboard and Character Development
  • Character Rigging And Animation
  • Scene and Lighting Design
  • Digital Audio Editing

*Course curriculum is subject to change.

These are some of the exciting careers in video and animation. With the right education and your own initiative, one of them could be in your future:

  • Video Editor
  • Storyboard Artist
  • Video Specialist
  • 3D Animation Artist
  • Videographer
  • 3D Modeler
  • Production Producer
  • Assistant Producer
  • Production Assistant or Coordinator

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