Friday, May 7, 2010

Corel Training Partner - Dilsukhnagar Arena Animation

 Corel Training Partner

Corel Training PartnerCorel is one of the world's top software companies with more than 100 million active users in over 75 countries. Corel’s products provide consumers and businesses with the easy-to-use and powerful software tools they need to improve their productivity and enhance their lifestyles. Corel produces Digital Studio multimedia software, VideoStudio video editing and movie making software, PaintShop photo-editing program, CorelDRAW Graphics Suite graphic design software, the WordPerfect Office productivity software line, WinDVD DVD player software, and the WinZip line of file compression software products.

Creativity and power come together in CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5.

With increased speed, more accurate color control, enhanced vector illustration tools and new Web capabilities, it’s a must-have for any designer. Get going quickly with new professionally designed templates and learning materials. Find graphics, fonts and images on your computer faster than ever with new Corel® CONNECT. Re-purpose and share your creations anywhere with expanded file compatibility. Then output everywhere, from Web banners and animations, to logos, custom signs and more. Graphic design software for striking visual communication
Put the power of CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite X5 behind your ideas and make a bold impact across any media. This versatile graphic design software has it all—vector illustration, page layout, photo editing, tracing, Web graphics and animation in one tightly integrated suite. Designed for professional and aspiring designers alike, it offers a quick, intuitive workflow, high-value digital content, market-leading file compatibility and graphic design tools that let you do more than you thought possible!

o More speed with new multi-core support
o More rich content and professional templates
o More learning tools, video tutorials and expert tips
o More compatibility, with support for over 100 file formats
o More color control and consistency
o More Web capabilities, including Flash animation support
o More output options for print, Web, digital signs and more

Arena Animation International Program (AAIP)

Arena Animation International Program is aimed at training students in the latest industry-relevant courses and advanced technical educational tools. Arena’s intensive course curriculum and experiential training is designed to give every student the competitive edge in the world of animation. The objective of this program is to produce full fledged animation professionals who are completely at ease with their skills and can confidently create a rewarding career for themselves.

Throughout the course, the students will contribute to developing their own full fledged portfolio comprising a presentable collection of their work related to each semester. The portfolio is a requirement for successful completion of the final Arena Animation International Program (AAIP). At the end of the program, the student shall walk out as a well trained, professional animator.

AAIP is the ideal Animation training program for these aspiring animators:
          • 10+2 students
          • Fine Arts, Commerce, Science or Arts students
          • Students with a creative bent of mind
          • Students with a passion for design and animation

Salient Features of AAIP 2010
          • Complete Animation Career Program featuring an Industry-relevant curriculum
          • Laddered learning – learn animation in the increasing order of complexity
          • Upgraded versions of software’s like Adobe Illustrator, CorelDraw, Photoshop, Indesign, Sound Forge, Adobe Premier, Adobe Flash, Action Script, 3D Max, V-Ray, Adobe After Effects, Maya and Z Brush.
          • Concept-based modules such as Design & Visualization Fundamentals, Graphics & Illustration Fundamentals, Concepts of advertising, Anatomy Study, Concepts of 2D Animation, Clay Motion, 3D Basics, etc.
          • Specialization & Portfolio Demo Reel in the area of interest
          • E-Projects, Workshops and Industry visits at regular intervals

SEMESTER I
Design Suite

Overview & Objective: This semester lays the foundation for learning design, sketching and graphics skills.

Learning Outcomes: This semester will include the following topics:

          • Basics of computers, multimedia, and the Internet
          • Fundamentals of graphics and illustrations and design and visualization
          • Creating illustrations and repurpose them in Photoshop
          • Concepts of advertising and media publishing

Modules:

          • Fundamentals of Computer, Multimedia and Internet 3
          • Design and Visualization Fundamentals 2
          • Graphics & Illustration Fundamentals 1
          • Creating Illustrations – I 12
          • Creating Illustrations- II 8
          • mage Magic 20
          • Concepts of advertising 2
          • Media Publishing 4
          • Print Portfolio 1

Software’s Taught:

          • Adobe Illustrator CS4
          • CorelDRAW X4
          • Adobe Photoshop CS4 Extended
          • Adobe Indesign CS 4

SEMESTER II
2D Design & Animation Suite

Overview & Objective: This semester enhances skills in anatomy study, storyboarding, 2D animation, and audio-video editing.

Learning Outcomes: This semester will include the following topics:           • Concepts of human anatomy
          • Working with audio and video – streaming and editing
          • Concepts of 2D animation and graphics with Flash
          • Introduction to the Principles of Animation
          • Scripting in Flash

Modules:

          • Anatomy Study
          • Working with Audio
          • Video Streaming and Editing
          • Concepts of 2D Animation
          • 2D Graphics and Animation with Flash
          • Principles of Animation using Flash
          • Flash Scripting
          • 2D Animation Portfolio (Case Study)

Software’s Taught:

          • Sound Forge 9
          • Adobe Premier Pro CS 4
          • Adobe Flash CS4 Professional
          • Action Script 3.0

SEMESTER III
3D Animation Suite

Overview & Objective: This semester covers 3D animation and special effects.

Learning Outcomes: This semester will include the following topics:
          • Stop motion animation techniques – Clay mation
          • Basics of 3D – from modeling with 3D to animation
          • Use of lights, camera, and materials in an animation using Ma
          • Use of 3D motion graphics and FX in Max
          • Concepts of rendering with V-ray and digital FX
Modules:
          • Clay Mation -A Stop Motion Animation techniques
          • 3D Basics - Modeling to Animation
          • Modeling with 3D
          • Lights, Camera and Materials
          • 3D Motion Graphics and Fx
          • Rendering with V-Ray
          • Digital Fx
          • 3D Animation / Architectural Visualization Portfolio (Case Study)

Software’s Taught:

          • Stop Motion Pro / Monkey Jump
          • 3ds Max 2010
          • V-Ray
          • Adobe After Effects CS4 Professional

SEMESTER IV
Advanced 3D Animation and Portfolio Development

Overview & Objective: This semester covers advanced 3D animation techniques with specialization in the area of interest and portfolio development.

Learning Outcomes: This semester will include the following topics:
          • Modeling with Zbrush
          • Modeling, texturing, lighting, rendering, and rigging with Maya
          • Character animation, paint effects and dynamics
          • Introduction to the realistic features, match moving and camera tracking

Modules:

          • Modeling with Maya
          • Modeling with Zbrush
          • Texturing with Maya
          • Lighting and rendering with Maya
          • Rigging with MAYA
          • Character Animation with Maya
          • Paint Effects and Dynamics using Maya
          • Realistic Features with Maya
          • Match moving and Camera Tracking
          • Specialisation (Choose 1 elective)
                    (1) Modelling & Texturing
                    (2) Lighting & Rendering
                    (3) Rigging & Animation
          • Portfolio Demo Reel
          • Orientation to Creative Test

Software’s Taught:

          • MAYA Unlimited 2010
          • Z brush

Monday, May 3, 2010

Dilsukhnagar Arena Institute signs MOU with Corel

B.Sc. Degree in Multimedia & Animation

Decorate your Dreams with a Degree

B.Sc. Degree in Multimedia & Animation

Presenting, the 3-year B.Sc. Degree in Multimedia & Animation from Arena Animation – the pioneer in Multimedia & Animation education with a global network of centres – in association with Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelvelli, (established in 1990, as per Act 31, 1990 by the Government of Tamilnadu as a Teaching-cum-Affiliated University).
Transform yourself into a globally competitive Multimedia & Animation professional.  Get trained in the latest industry-relevant modules on cutting-edge Production-class technologies.  Walk into blue-chip Animation studios and entertainment companies as:
  • 2D/3D Animator
  • 2D/3D Designer
  • Multimedia Programmer
  • Visualizer
  • 3D Modeler
  • AV Editor
  • Compositor
  • Content Developer
  • Pre & Post Production Executive
Curriculum
Intensive course curriculum focusing on collaborative, experiential learning designed to give every student a unique competitive edge in the Multimedia & Animation industry.

Papers Include
  • Fundamentals of Art, Design & Visualization
  • Computer Graphics
  • Creating Illustrations
  • Basic 2D Animation
  • Advanced Scripting
  • Audio & Video Editing
  • Illustration Portfolio Project
  • Webweaver
  • Digital Fx
  • Basics of 3D Animation
  • Advanced 3D Animation
  • Digital Film-making
  • Specialization in: Modeling & Texturing, Lighting & Rendering, Rigging & Animation or Compositing & VFX
Choice-based Credit System
Students can specialize in the discipline of their choice like Modeling & Texturing, Lighting & Rendering, Rigging & Animation or Compositing & VFX.   Essential job skills such as languages, soft skills, communication skills & personality development are also taught.

Eligibility
HSC or 10+2 or DOEAC Level 3 or above or any completed degree.

Application Form
Available at Dilsukhnagar Arena Animation upon cash payment of Rs.500/-

Why do it from Dilsukhnagar Arena?
Arena Dilsukhngar is the No. 1 Centre of Arena Animation in India and the largest Multimedia & Animation Training facility in the country.  Our enviable track-record of 11 years and pioneering credentials place us at a distinct advantage in delivering the B.Sc Multimedia & Animation program to exceed the expectations of students.

Compelling Advantages
  • The first and only AUTODESK Authorized Training Center in Andhra Pradesh for Maya and MotionBuilder
  • The first and only ADOBE Authorized Training Centre in Andhra Pradesh
  • The first and only Authorized COREL Training Partner in Andhra Pradesh
  • Autodesk & Adobe Certified instructors; faculty enriched with Production experience from leading Animation studios
  • Master-classes by industry experts
  • Incubation facility
  • Sprawling global standard facility
  • 9 world-class labs with the largest suite of branded hi-end systems from IBM, Apple, Dell and HP
  • 15 fully air-conditioned Projection Theatre classrooms
  • 1400 sft world-class library including a virtual library with 50 branded systems
  • Backed by a full-fledged Production facility that has already guided students to create many award winning short animation films

For more details visit: www.bestmultimedia.com