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Visual Effects & Motion Graphics Bachelor of Science

The Art Institute of Austin, a branch of The Art Institute of Houston can help you prepare for it.

Program Overview

The Visual Effects & Motion Graphics program helps you to learn how to use your creativity to produce attention-grabbing communication design for film, television, and the Web. Visual effects are responsible for movie trailers, opening film credits, television commercials, animated network identities, and short promos. Graduates are prepared to seek entry-level employment such as production assistant, assistant designer, visual effect specialist, or broadcast design assistant.
Visual Effects & Motion Graphics

Program Description

The Bachelor of Science degree program in Visual Effects & Motion Graphics is designed to train students in the two interrelated fields of motion graphics and digital compositing. Motion graphics is graphic design for broadcast and film, requiring additional skills in television technology, audio, video, animation and experimental graphics. A motion graphics specialist makes type, colors and images move in order to communicate, educate, entertain, or build brand value. Mission Statement The mission of the program is to train graduates to enter the field of Visual Effects & Motion Graphics by providing them with technical skills and knowledge, aesthetic and graphic design awareness, and strategies for continued learning that will allow them to launch entry-level careers in the fields of visual effects and motion graphics. Entry-Level Career Opportunities Graduates of the program will be prepared to seek entry-level positions in broadcast and cable television, movie and television production, and in corporate video production.
Visual Effects & Motion Graphics

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