B.Sc Multimedia

B.Sc. Multimedia or Bachelor of Science in Multimedia is an undergraduate Animation and Multimedia course. Program begins with the fundamentals of Art & Design, which will stimulate the creativity and imagination. Course includes Graphic Design for creating effective visual communication and Web Design for global communication through a website. Students are introduced to the 3D concepts including Modelling, Texturing, Animation, and Lighting. They are also taught to master Professional Video Editing Techniques. Program trains the students in Advanced Art, Pre-Production, Shooting techniques, in order to specialize in Animation & Visual Effects.

At the completion of the programme the students are provided with a Degree Certificate from ANNAMALAI Universiity Accredited with 'A' Grade By NAAC

Year I
Subject Content
Language Tamil/Hindi/French/Telugu/Kannada/Malayalam (English Prose and Composition)
Visual Design Elements of design, Principles of design, Color Theory, Typography, Composition & layout, Perspective drawing
Graphic Design Digital painting, Collage making, Restoration & retouching techniques, Color & contrast correction, Logo Designing, Digital Illustration, Advertisement designing, Brochure designing, Package designing, Preparing artwork for print
Web Design Web page designing, Optimizing images, Coding in HTML, Cascading style sheets, Site management, Animation using Flash, Action script fundamentals, Sound editing & processing.

Year II
Subject Content
Foundation Art Essentials of figure drawing, Proportion & gestures, Construction of human body using basic shapes, Positioning of features proportionately on the face, Figure drawing with costumes, Cartooning, Understanding Storyboard
2D Animation Creating animatics, Principles of animation, Scriptwriting, Basic cartoon phonetics and vocalization, Creating walk cycles, Special effects in Flash
3D Design Introduction to 3D Graphics, Modifying and deforming geometry, Texturing and lighting basics, Rendering techniques
Cinematography & non-Linear editing Shooting techniques, Movie titling, Multimedia presentation, Rendering techniques.
Communication Skills Introduction to communication, Time management, Motivation, Body language, Interview techniques

Year III
Subject Content
Advanced Art Line of action, Essentials of character designing, Developing BG, Walk cycle drawings
Advanced Modeling, Lighting & Texturing Advanced modeling techniques, Advanced Texturing, Natural & studio lighting, Set creation
Advanced Animation & Rigging Character rigging, Character Animation, Facial animation & lip sync, Human walk cycle using nonlinear animation
Matte painting, Advanced Compositing & Dynamics Digital matte painting, Chroma keying, Wire removal, Rotoscoping, Color correction, Morphs & transition, Advanced rendering techniques, Output to various media formats
Portfolio Development Introduction to communication, Time management, Motivation, Body language, Interview techniques.

Web Design - GWDD

The information technology and internet revolution has thrown up a huge range of career opportunities. Companies need a lot of communication activities to stay on top of mind. India's internet user base is also expected to increase to 463 million connections by 2018.

The GWDD Program ensures that you get tranining in all aspects of Graphics and Web Design and become proficient in software used extensively by industry endorsed techniques to transform you into an in-demand new media creative professional.

Graphic, Web Design & Development

Term 1

  • Concepts of Graphics and illustrations
  • Web Design Concepts
  • UI/UX for Responsive Design
  • Typography Designs
  • Illustrations for Web
  • Creative Artworks
  • Layout Designs
  • Web Animation using Animate CC
  • Web Design Porfolio

Term 2

  • Desigining for Web using Markup Languages and Style sheets
  • Concepts of Programming
  • Web Development using AgularJS
  • Design and Development using Programming Language
  • Content Management System
  • Search Engine Optimisation
  • Web Analytics
  • Web Design & Development Portfolio

The World's New Languages
Adobe Illustrator • CorelDRAW • Adobe Photoshop • Adobe Animate CC • ActionScript • HTML and CSS • AngularJS • PHP • Drupal • CMS • Web Analytics

VFX Prime

VFX Prime trains students to become all-round VFX specialists. Right from the fundamentals to the most advanced techniques, the program provides an in-depth understanding of the latest software and tools. VFX Prime is designed to make students a fully-equipped VFX Professional.

Term 1

Modules

  • Concepts of Graphics and Illustrations
  • Typography Design
  • Digital Illustrations
  • Concepts of Cinematography & Photography
  • Concepts of 2D Digital Animation
  • Art of Storytelling & Script Writing
  • Anatomy Study
  • Character Design
  • Digital Painting
  • Audio-Video Editing
  • Storyboarding and Animatics
  • Application of 2D Animation Principles
  • Design Portfolio

Tools

  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Adobe Audition CC
  • Adobe Premiere CC
  • Adobe Animate CC
  • Project
Term 2

Modules

  • 3D Basics - Modeling to Animation
  • Digital Modeling with Maya
  • Digital Sculpting
  • Texturing 3D Models with Maya
  • Lighting and Rendering Models with Maya
  • Rigging 3D Models with Maya
  • 3D Character Animation
  • Fx, Dynamics and Simulation
  • Matchmoving and Camera Tracking
  • Crowd Simulation
  • Working with Arnold Renderer
  • Digital Compositing
  • 3D Animation Portfolio

Tools

  • Maya
  • Adobe After Effects CC
  • Golaem Crowd
  • Arnold Renderer for Maya
  • 3D Max
  • Project
Term 3

Modules

  • VFX Film Making
  • Pre-visualization
  • Introduction to Nuke
  • Rotoscopy using Silhouette
  • Wire Removal
  • Color Correction
  • Green / Blue Screen
  • Matchmoving & Camera Tracking
  • Matte Painting
  • Specialisation & Digital Portfolio Development (Choose 1 elective)

Tools

  • Nuke
  • Silhouette & Nuke
  • NukeX
  • Nuke & Photoshop
  • Mocha
  • Maya Unlimited
  • Project

The tools to create the future
Adobe Illustrator CC • Adobe Audition CC • Adobe Photoshop CC• Adobe Animate CC • Edge Animate CC • Adobe Premiere CC • Adobe Prelude CC

Graphic and Web Design

Web Designing

Term 1

  • Concepts of Graphics and illustrations
  • Web Design Concepts
  • UI/UX for Responsive Design
  • Typography Designs
  • Illustrations for Web
  • Creative Artworks
  • Layout Designs
  • Web Animation using Animate CC
  • Desigining for Web using Markup Languages and Style sheets
  • Web Design Porfolio

Tools

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Animate CC
  • Basic ActionScript
  • HTML and CSS
Print & Publishing

Term 1

  • Design and Visualisation Fundamentals
  • Graphic and Illustration Fundamentals
  • Typography Techniques
  • Creative Illustrations
  • Image MAgic with Photoshop CC
  • Designs for Print and Advertising
  • Media Publishing
  • Print Porfolio

Tools

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Adobe Indesign CC
  • CorelDRAW X6
  • Project

Animation Prime

Animation is not only about making cartoons or drawing caricatures; it is the art of creating an illusion of movement and bringing to life everything around you. With sharp skills and the right training, you can work in animation studios, gaming companies, television channels, advertising agencies & film production companies, and have a high-paying career.

Arena Animation International Program (Animation) helps you develop your skills & build a professional work portfolio.

Term 1

Modules

  • Concepts of Graphics and Illustrations
  • Typography Design
  • Digital Illustrations
  • Concepts of Cinematography & Photography
  • Concepts of 2D Digital Animation
  • Art of Storytelling & Script Writing
  • Anatomy Study
  • Character Design
  • Digital Painting
  • Audio-Video Editing
  • Storyboarding and Animatics
  • Application of 2D Animation Principles
  • Design Portfolio

Tools

  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Adobe Audition CC
  • Adobe Premiere CC
  • Adobe Animate CC
  • Project
Term 2

Modules

  • Clay Modeling and Animation
  • 3D Basics - Modeling to Animation
  • Digital Modeling with 3ds max
  • Lighting and Texturing Models with 3ds Max
  • 3D Motion Graphics with 3ds Max
  • Rendering with 3ds Max Vray
  • Digital Compositing
  • 3D Portfolio

Tools

  • 3D Max
  • Maya Unlimited
  • Golaem Crowd
  • Adobe After Effects CC
  • Arnold Renderer for Maya
  • Project
Term 3

Modules

  • 3D Basics - Modeling to Animation
  • Digital Modeling with Maya
  • Digital Sculpting
  • Texturing 3D Models with Maya
  • Lighting and Rendering Models with Maya
  • Rigging 3D Models with Maya
  • 3D Character Animation
  • Fx, Dynamics and Simulation
  • Matchmoving and Camera Tracking
  • Crowd Simulation
  • Working with Arnold Renderer
  • Specialisation & Digital Portfolio Development (Choose 1 elective)

Tools

  • Maya
  • Nuke
  • Silhouette & Nuke
  • NukeX
  • Nuke & Photoshop
  • Mocha
  • Project

The tools to create the future
Adobe Illustrator CC • Adobe Audition CC • Adobe Photoshop CC• Adobe Animate CC • Edge Animate CC • Adobe Premiere CC • Adobe Prelude CC