3D Animation & Visual Effects

3D Animation & Visual Effects

The AMDT degree level qualification in ‘3D Animation & Visual Effects (VFX)’ gives you the complete technical skill set and 3D project experience required to enter a creative career in 3D animation movies, animation and game studios.


Have you always created imaginary worlds in your mind? Or been awestruck by animated films and stunning visual effects in movies and wondered if you couldn’t do that for a living? The AMDT degree level qualification in ‘3D Animation & Visual Effects (VFX)’ course is suitable for anyone who would love to create award-winning 3D animation and visual effects using technology, software and best practices expected in today’s media and production industry.


Please have a look at the units taught in the course. Get a Creative Career qualification in ‘3D Animation & Visual Effects’.

Units – First Year

Creative Industry & Professional Development
Ideation & Contextual Studies
Drawing & Illustration
Graphics & Digital Design
Principles of Animation
Visual Effects & Motion Graphics Cultures
Visual Effects Practices
3D Modelling

Units – Second Year

Advanced Visual Effects Studies
Collaborative Project
Film & Video Editing
Advanced Rendering & Visualisation
Advanced Animation
Advanced 3D Modelling
Advanced Editing & Compositing
Principles of Photography
Final Project

Softwares you will learn

Autodesk 3ds max, Adobe Premiere CC, After Effects CC, Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, ZBrush, etc.

Your Creative Career choices

VFX Artist, 3D Artist, Compositor; Match Move Artist, Producer, Animation Director, 3D Animator, CG Modeller, Concept Artist, Concept Artist, Creative Director, Matte painter, Post-production supervisor, Roto Artist, Rigger, Storyboard Artist

100% Job Guarantee

AMDT’s Creative Education ensures ‘100% job guarantee’ with UK Degree level Design qualifications. While a greater majority of students find work even before they’ve completed their study, the ‘AMDT Showcase’ has now become the industry hunting ground for fresh Creative talent. Graduating students are given excellent opportunities to speak directly with prospective employers and are often offered employment then and there.

Entry Requirements

Option 01: A’Level qualification or equivalent
Option 02: O’Level with AMDT Foundation Diploma
Option 03: O’Level with any recognized Foundation qualification
Option 04: Any recognized Diploma or Level 3 qualification
Option 05: Full-time work experience with portfolio

January, May & September


Year 1 – No award
Year 2 – Advanced Diploma
Year 2 – BTEC HND

Recognition of prior learning

Students with recognized diploma or certificate in the relevant field will be given credit exemptions based on past results and portfolio review. Even professionals may join and apply for exemptions with proof of work.

Transfer to UK or Australia

After successful completion students may apply to our recommended list of universities in the UK or Australia to complete their higher studies.

Pearson BTEC HND (Formerly Edexcel)

AMDT’s prestigious UK qualifications are recognized by universities and companies worldwide. It’s awarded by UK’s most prestigious Pearson BTEC. These qualifications create endless opportunities for students to transfer to the final year of an undergraduate degree in UK, Australia, etc.

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