Course Details

Full Course Name:
Diploma in Animation

Course Dates

Next Course Commencing:
25th January 2021
10 weeks one evening per week

Course Award

City Colleges Diploma

Course Fee

€995 (€1,095 in instalments)
€895 (€995 in instalments)
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Learning Outcome

Students will have acquired an in-depth knowledge of animation to develop their career. Students will gain an understanding of a broad range of topics from the basic principles of animation to creating storyboards.


  • Principles of Animation.
  • The History of Animation.
  • The Theory of Animation.
  • Sequential art design and production
  • Movement and Stylisation
  • Creating storyboards for animation


Students must attend at least 80% of classes to graduate with either the Diploma or Certificate of Attendance unless a serious and verifiable reason for further absence is provided.

If completing the course online, attendance and participation is tracked through Moodle.

A pass grade on the written assignment will be required for awarding of the Diploma.

The Course is assessed by way of project (70%) and MCQ (30%).

Why City Colleges?

  • Courses for students who are passionate about their subject, delivered by leaders in their field.
  • Live lectures which are also streamed live on Moodle and recorded for review
  • City centre location in South Great George’s Street, convenient for bus, LUAS, DART
  • Southside Dublin location in Dundrum
  • Study rooms and library in our City Centre location
  • Limited class size
  • Parking

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Diploma in Animation (Online)

Online Diploma in Animation



Diploma in Animation (Classroom)

Classroom Diploma in Animation


6:30 PM - 9:30 PM