Learn to work with 2D and 3D animation and create cool visual effects, master Cinema 4D and After Effects at a professional level, get all the knowledge and tools you need to get started in film, television and advertising.
Motion Design is a field open to anyone with any professional background. It is not at all necessary to have experience in IT to become a designer - it is enough to be purposeful and have enough time to study and pump the knowledge gained.
The Motion Design online course consists of 12 blocks:
The history of motion design
Graphics Production Pipeline: An Analysis of Real Pipeline Studios
Creation of a pipeline based on TK
Overview of current and popular styles for motion design
Illustrator: an overview of the interface and tools
Illustrator: graphic design workshop
An overview of the After Effects interface
Working with shapes in After Effects
Working with scripts in After Effects
Meeting with the mentor. Analysis of a real working project
Final Project: Create a looped animation based on a well-known art style
History of media art
An introduction to composition for the motion designer. Review and analysis of works
Composition as a tool. Means of composition. Point, line, stain, contrast, nuance, analysis of works
Work with details in composition and analysis of works
Master class / practical session on composition in dynamics
History of typography. Basics of kinetic typography: how to work with text animation
Workshop on kinetic typography
Basic principles of animation. Theory and practice
Analysis of branding and logo animation cases
Animation of infographics in After Effects
Group lesson. Brainstorm. Search for inspiration: what to do in case of a creative stupor, how to start work on a project
Final project. You will learn kinetic typography - create an animation of a text, music track, poem or quote.
Preparation and creation of characters in Illustrator
Laws of animation. Walking and running of the character
Work with character animation and face corner
Character animation. How to do lip syncing - an animation of facial expressions
Types of transitions in explainers
The Newton effect. Work with 2D object physics
Stardust effect. Working with particle dynamics
Plexus effect. Working with effects based on a 3D model
Group meeting with a mentor. Time management in creative processes
Final project: create an explainer (2D video)
Overview of the C4D interface. Working with primitives
Working with Cloner in C4D. Creating a pattern
Modeling of household objects in 3D
Basics of polygonal modeling in C4D. Creating a realistic object
Volume modeling in C4D. Optimization of processes in Instant Meshes
Scene creation and rendering in C4D and Redshift
Creating materials in C4D and Redshift in several ways
Basics of coverage. Analysis of cases and familiarization with various tools when working with light in C4D
Basics of working with light. Creation of artificial and natural lighting of objects. Light settings
Work with object explosion. Destruction of an object in C4D
Group project. Brainstorm. Analysis of projects and correction
Final Project: Create a product video with a 3D rendering of an item
Basics of compositing in After Effects. Getting to know Nuke
Work with moving material. Create effects with the Lockdown plugin
Working with chroma key in After Effects
Introduction to the basics of installation. Movement in the frame, gluing, timing, sizes
Adobe Premiere Pro. Overview of the interface and tools
Installation workshop. We analyze the logic of movement inside the frame
Basics of sound design. Where to look for sounds, how to work with sound and effects during editing
Cult scenes and how this or that effect was made
Basics of sound design. The influence of sound on the emotions and perception of the audience
Final project of the module: create the first version of the showreel
Freelance work: how to draw up a contract, look for customers and present yourself
Communication with the customer. Interests and positions in negotiations
Project management. Deadlines, stages, difficult moments
Animated 2D video
Explainer video in 2D for a social project
Product video with a 3D rendering of the item
Show reel of projects
Presentation and thoughtful speech
After completing the Motion Design online course, you will:
companies all over the word
Why choose us?
IT STEP Computer Academy began its activity in 1999, when the IT industry just started its development and gained popularity. Even then we trained the first programmers, web designers and other IT specialists. Today, we educate students on the skills that employers and modern business need - without "dry theory", only practice and necessary information. Employers do not need your knowledge - they need your competence in solving work problems and setting up business processes.
Leave an application - we will call you, tell you more about the course program and reserve a place for you in the group
First of all, it is determined by your desire. We have not yet had a single student who did not succeed in mastering a new profession. Make an appointment with us for a free visit, and we will test your knowledge and, if necessary, help you prepare.
Classes are held at the Academy twice a week in the evening. Also, the lessons are available to the listener online.
Anyone aged 15 or older can study at the courses, regardless of basic education. There is no need to take any entrance exams or tests.
Certificate of Computer Academy Academy in two languages: Ukrainian and English.
So. At any time. Academy branches are open from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. 7 days a week.
To conclude the contract, you will need the customer's passport over the age of 18, 1 photo 3*4, payment depending on the form of education and the selected payment schedule.
If you are interested in distance learning, the Computer Academy has launched an online form where you can complete the training completely online.