Program Listing

Seneca College, Ontario-Canada

Animation (ANI)

Shortlist Program

Program Details

3 Year - Undergraduate Advanced Diploma

Course Duration:

3 Years

Application Fee:

90 CAD

Tuition Fee:

21192 CAD/Year


January and September

Program Description

In this innovative three-year advanced diploma program, you will immerse yourself in a creative environment to attain skills and knowledge in both traditional and digital animation. As you learn to draw storyboards, design scenes and animate characters, you will practice applying theories of motion, timing, storytelling and digital technology to produce high-quality animations and designs. Our hands-on curriculum emphasizes the cross-disciplinary training necessary to succeed in today’s collaborative animation industry — a cutting-edge approach we call the Seneca Animation Model. Among the first of its kind, this ground-breaking structure focuses on developing your potential through intertwining specialization streams. You will graduate with well-rounded experience, making you a sought-after candidate in the industry in a time of exciting change. In your first year, you will develop the foundational skills necessary to succeed in a variety of animation disciplines. This includes key abilities such as animation, design, film language, life drawing and structural drawing for animation. In your second and third year, you will focus your studies in one of four streams: 2D animation 3D animation game art and animation visual development You will have the opportunity to work with students in other streams throughout your studies, culminating in a third-year capstone project that brings in team members for a truly cross-disciplinary experience. As one of the most in-demand animation programs in Canada, this new curriculum design will equip you with the skills required for the collaborative work that lies ahead in the modern animation industry.

Admission Requirements

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, or a mature applicant English: Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent course Art portfolio


Tuition Fees mentioned above is an approximate value from the college website. Exact tuition will be mentioned in your Letter of Acceptance from the institute. For accurate Admission requirements visit college/university program page.