Animation & Video Games Courses Bachelor Visual Effects Bachelor (3-year programme) Paris in French

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This course prepares students to become experts in special effects design: cinematographic shows, computer animated characters and digital sets are some examples of the use of special effects.

Learn in a well-equipped school

With expert equipment at the forefront of digital technology, and ateaching staff made up of professionals in the sector, LISAA is ranked as thesecond private school in Paris by professionals in the field of animation (L’Etudiant, 2015). Many graduates findwork in the top special effects studios in France and abroad.

STATE-REGISTERED QUALIFICATION*

The Special Effects course takes place over three years or two years following a foundation year in art and design. The Graduates are awarded a *qualification in Digital Design and Development - 2-D Animation option, 3-D Animation option, Video game option from IDAA-LISAA NSF 323m - level 2 (France), 6 (EU), listed on the French Register of Professional Certifications (RNCP), decree published 12/08/2013 in the official journal of 27th August 2013. Students can join in at the beginning of every year (1st, 2nd or 3rd year).

The first year is taught either in French or in English.

Courses

Click on the subject for details. The schedule is for information purposes only and may be modified.

Representation techniques
  • 01. Observational Drawing
    3 hrs
  • 02. Life Drawing
    3 hrs
  • 03. Outdoor Drawing
    3 hrs
  • 04. Colour
    3 hrs
  • 05. Methodology Creativity
    2 hrs
  • 06. Computer Graphics
    3 hrs
Specialised workshops
  • 07. Storyboard
    3 hrs
  • 08. Decor - Background
    3 hrs
  • 09. Character Animation
    3 hrs
Artistic Culture
  • 10. History of Art
    2 hrs
  • 11. English
    1 hr
Fundamentals
  • 01. Morphology
    3 hrs
Development
  • 02. Visual Design
    3 hrs
Production
  • 03. Filming
    3 hrs
  • 04. 3-D Production
    6 hrs
  • 05. 3-D Animation
    3 hrs
  • 06. VFX
    3h
Post\-production
  • 07. Compositing
    3 hrs
  • 08. Sound
    3 hrs
Fundamentals
  • 01. Morphology
    3 hrs
Development
  • 02. Visual Design
    3 hrs
Production
  • 03. Filming langage
    3 hrs
  • 04. 3-D Production
    3 hrs
  • 05. 3-D Animation
    3 hrs
  • 06. VFX
    3h
Post\-production
  • 07. Compositing
    3 hrs
  • 08. Sound (optional)
    3 hrs

Careers

The qualification in Digital Design and Development – Special Effects option prepares students for careers in videography (compositing, music videos, advertising) and special effects.

Teaching Staff

Directors

  • Frédéric Lefort
    Frédéric Lefort

    Head of Studies 2-D & 3-D Animation and VFX / Production Management

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Entry Requirements & Application

Admission is subject to both the presentation of a file and an oral interview. The interview allows a discussion about the candidate's background and ambitions. The objective is to to gauge his motivation and the potential of his or her academic profile to suit the specificities of a profession in animation and VFX. Students can join in at the beginning of every year (1st, 2nd or 3rd year).

Talents

Discover the work of students at LISAA Bachelor Visual Effects - Paris

Orientation
day

saturday, december 9 from 10h to 17h

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