Letterkenny Campus

Higher Diploma

3D Modelling & Animation

1 year  /    Level 8  /    Full-time   /   Work Placement

Is this course for me?

There are many production pipelines in industry that require content developed for specific purposes. Game assets will differ from feature animation for example; SFX and compositing assets will differ from architectural visualisation. This course however reconciles these forms of content creation and teaches the similarities and differences in creating for each.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

9 Concept Art for 3D Mandatory 10 5
3D Modelling and Sculpting Mandatory 10 5
Texturing and Rendering Mandatory 10 5
10 Rigging and Animation Mandatory 5 3
Work Based Learning Mandatory 5 0
Final Project (Asset Integration) Mandatory 20 10

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

  • Masters degrees at LYIT and in institutes and universities at home and abroad.

Key Information

Application Deadline - 14 September


EU Fees: €3,000
Non-EU Fees: €10,000

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6207 / +353 (0)74 918 6209

Head of Department Nollaig Crombie
Email: nollaig.crombie@atu.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6203

School and Department
Faculty of Business
Department of Design & Creative Media