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Welcome to Los Angeles City College Animation Program!

Are you passionate about bringing characters to life, creating immersive worlds, and telling captivating stories through animation? Look no further! Our Animation Program at Los Angeles City College (LACC) is your gateway to unleashing your creativity and mastering the art of animation.

Why Choose LACC Animation Program?

  1. Experienced Faculty: Learn from industry professionals with years of experience in animation and related fields. Our faculty is dedicated to nurturing your talent and helping you reach your full potential.

  2. Cutting-Edge Facilities: Access state-of-the-art animation labs equipped with the latest software and technology used in the industry. From traditional hand-drawn animation to 3D modeling and digital effects, you'll have everything you need to bring your vision to life.

  3. Hands-On Learning: Dive into hands-on projects from day one. Whether you're exploring character design, storyboarding, or animation techniques, our curriculum is designed to give you practical experience and develop your skills.

  4. Industry Connections: Benefit from our strong ties to the animation industry in Los Angeles. Through guest lectures, workshops, and networking events, you'll have the opportunity to connect with professionals and gain insights into the industry.

  5. Creative Community: Join a vibrant community of artists and animators who share your passion. Collaborate on projects, exchange ideas, and inspire each other to push the boundaries of animation.

Program Highlights:

  • Animation Fundamentals: Master the principles of animation, including timing, weight, and movement, through hands-on exercises and projects.

  • Character Design: Learn how to create compelling characters with unique personalities and visual styles that resonate with audiences.

  • Storyboarding: Develop your storytelling skills by creating dynamic storyboards that bring your ideas to life and serve as blueprints for animation.

  • 3D Animation: Explore the world of 3D animation, from modeling and rigging to texturing and rendering, using industry-standard software such as Autodesk Maya.

  • Digital Effects: Discover the magic of digital effects and learn how to enhance your animations with visual effects, compositing, and motion graphics.

Start Your Animation Journey Today!

Ready to embark on an exciting journey into the world of animation? Apply now to join the Los Angeles City College Animation Program and turn your passion into a rewarding career. Whether you dream of working in film, television, gaming, or advertising, we're here to help you succeed.