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2 Semesters (8 Months)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Graduate Certificate

About the Program

This eight-month graduate certificate program will allow you to study 3D computer-based modelling and animation using high-end computer workstations, software and tools. You will learn the principles of animation to develop and master your knowledge of lighting, texturing and rendering, and fundamental elements of 3D animation.  



Student Works and Experiences

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Your Career

As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options, such as:

  • Digital animator
  • Modeler
  • Character rigger
  • 3D painting/texturing and lighting specialist

You may pursue careers in film, television, gaming, forensic, animation, interior design and industrial design.

Related Careers


Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Animation
  • Modeling
  • Rigging
  • Lighting
  • Rendering
  • Compositing

Additionally, you will learn project development skills and storyboard drawing techniques necessary to succeed in the field of 3D animation.


  • Toronto Animation Arts Festival International (TAAFI)
  • Computer Animation Studios Ontario (CASO)

Success Story

Rob Silvestri

"My very first Ormie animation started at Seneca. I just wanted to create a fun character that I could use for my demo reel. Now it has become a directing showpiece. It has opened up so many opportunities."

Rob Silvestri
3D Animation

Read Rob's success story


“I’ve gained experience in working in teams. From the start of the program we worked together to solve problems that came up when we worked on particular tasks. I have realized how important it is to be a complement to a team and why companies can benefit when all members of a team work as on.”

Roman V.
3D Animation