LEVEL-UP YOUR

VIDEO GAME CAREER

Study Video Game Design, Development or Animation at one of Canada's Top Film Schools

BECOME A VIDEO GAME ANIMATOR

Hone your game creation skills, interact with passionate peers and learn from accomplished industry professionals. Develop the creative, technical and business skills required to launch and further your creative career.

PROGRAM DETAILS

From concept through to development, you will explore the entire 2D and 3D game design process. Modelled on the team environments of the video game industry, you will design and commercialize mid-large scale games with peer designers, as well as programmers in Video Game Design & Development. You will learn how to create artwork and animation, compose audio effect and music, and develop production and business plans. Over the course of the program, you will build a robust portfolio of video games showcasing your creative and business expertise as a video game artist.

Duration

18 months (6 terms)

Intakes

January, April, July and October

Delivery Mode

On-Campus

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THE SKILLS THAT I LEARNED AT TORONTO FILM SCHOOL HELPED LAUNCH MY CAREER IN DIGITAL MEDIA.

Teriann Khargie

Video Game Design and Animation

PRIME LOCATION

Nestled in the heart of Canada’s creative industry, Toronto Film School embodies the creative spirit of Toronto. The walls dividing the classrooms from the city are blurred as students experience a new level of creative inspiration and freedom, not just in class but in every corner of the city.

Our Students Win Awards

Toronto Film School is known for shaping award-winning graduates who go on to become industry leaders and excel in their chosen field.

Top-Ranked

Toronto Film School is one of Canada's top-ranked film schools.

Industry Professionals

You will be mentored by a variety of award-winning and in-demand professionals who will provide the most current industry insights and best practices, as well as exciting networking opportunities.

Real World Experience

Courses and projects at Toronto Film School are designed to emulate real world situations, so that students are prepared for their work and career after graduation.

Degree Pathway

Through our articulation agreement with Yorkville University, you can fast-track your way to a Bachelor of Business Administration degree.

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Online programs are offered through Toronto Film School at Yorkville University, New Brunswick. On Campus programs are offered through Toronto Film School in Ontario.

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Taught by award-winning industry professionals, we offer accelerated programs in film, entertainment, fashion, video games and design. Our graduates have worked for some of the biggest Canadian and international brands, and have won many awards. Choose us to jump start your creative career at one of Canadas top film school.

WHY CHOOSE US?

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LEVEL-UP YOUR VIDEO GAME CAREER

Study video game design, development or animation at one of Canada’s top film school

OUR ALUMNI

Toronto Film School grads are some of the most successful professionals in the design industry. They are constantly pushing their creativity to new heights, working with some of the world's leading companies and brands.





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Cross Collaboration

At Toronto Film School, you can work and collaborate with students from across creative programs. You also develop invaluable professional relationships and cross-industry networks, which will help open doors for careers across fashion and entertainment industries.

Our Students Win Awards

Toronto Film School is known for shaping award-winning graduates who go on to become industry leaders and excel in their chosen field.

Top-Ranked

Toronto Film School is one of Canada's top-ranked film schools.

Industry Professionals

You will be mentored by a variety of award-winning and in-demand professionals who will provide the most current industry insights and best practices, as well as exciting networking opportunities.

Real World Experience

Courses and projects at Toronto Film School are designed to emulate real world situations, so that students are prepared for their work and career after graduation.

Degree Pathway

Through our articulation agreement with Yorkville University, you can fast-track your way to a Bachelor of Business Administration degree.

Taught by award-winning industry professionals, we offer accelerated programs in film, entertainment, fashion, video games and design. Our graduates have worked for some of the biggest Canadian and international brands, and have won many awards. Choose us to jump start your creative career at one of Canadas top film school.

WHY CHOOSE US?

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Fully Online

All online coursework can be completed remotely. You don’t need to live in Toronto or commute to class. No matter where you are, your interactive learning experience will be seamless.

BECOME A VIDEO GAME ANIMATOR

Hone your game creation skills, interact with passionate peers and learn from accomplished industry professionals. Develop the creative, technical and business skills required to launch and further your creative career.

GAME DESIGN DIPLOMAS (ON CAMPUS)

From concept through to development, the Video Game Design and Animation Diploma covers the entire 2D and 3D game production process in an environment modelled on the video game industry. Create artwork and animation, compose audio effect and music, and develop production and business plans as you design and commercialize game with peers. Learn the game creation process in a variety of roles, including programming, game design, interface development, production, audio and sound, as well as business plans and commercial strategies with the Video Game Design and Development Diploma. Create a multi-level interactive game and graduate with a diverse portfolio of video games showcasing your industry-readiness.

Duration

18 months (6 terms)

Intakes

January, April, July and October

• Creating shot lists and preparing
  budgets and schedules

Learning to shoot, direct, block, light 
  scenes and capture audio

Duration

24 months (8 terms)

Intakes

January, April, July and October

Key Details

• 6 or 12-month Work Placement
• Minimum 20 hours per week
• May be offered in 3-month increments

VIDEO GAME ANIMATION (ONLINE)

The video game industry is pushing the boundaries of creative expression and innovation, and if you are naturally artistic with a passion for video games, now is the time to transform your artistic skills into 3D animation. Our online Video Game Animation program prepares you with the professional skills to become a video game animator and make an impact in a rapidly evolving industry. Online programs are offered through Toronto Film School at Yorkville University, New Brunswick.

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Our Students Win Awards

Toronto Film School is known for shaping award-winning graduates who go on to become industry leaders and excel in their chosen field.

Fully Online

All online coursework can be completed remotely. You don’t need to live in Toronto or commute to class. No matter where you are, your interactive learning experience will be seamless.

Industry Professionals

You will be mentored by a variety of award-winning and in-demand professionals who will provide the most current industry insights and best practices, as well as exciting networking opportunities.

Real World Experience

Courses and projects at Toronto Film School are designed to emulate real world situations, so that students are prepared for their work and career after graduation.

Top-Ranked

Toronto Film School is one of Canadas top-ranked film schools.

Taught by award-winning industry professionals, we offer accelerated programs in film, entertainment, fashion, video games and design. Our graduates have worked for some of the biggest Canadian and international brands, and have won many awards. Choose us to jump start your creative career at one of Canadas top film school.

WHY CHOOSE US?

LEARN MORE

Cross Collaboration

At Toronto Film School, you can work and collaborate with students from across creative programs. You also develop invaluable professional relationships and cross-industry networks, which will help open doors for careers across fashion and entertainment industries.

FILL OUT THE FORM FOR MORE INFO

By submitting this form, I agree to the privacy policy and to be contacted by the Toronto Film School at the email and/or phone number I provided above, including my wireless number if provided. Contact methods may include emails, phone calls generated from an automated telephone dialling system or text messaging (provided I have agreed to receive text by checking the box above.) These calls will be about the Toronto Film Schools educational services and I understand I can opt-out at any time and I am not required to provide additional consent to receive services from the Toronto Film School.

Online programs are offered through Toronto Film School at Yorkville University, New Brunswick. On campus programs offered through Toronto Film School in Ontario have been approved by the Superintendent of Private Career Colleges for temporary alternative training delivery (remote synchronous). Students will be permitted to complete their program through these alternative delivery methods up to July 31, 2021.

FILL OUT THE FORM FOR MORE INFO

By submitting this form, I agree to the privacy policy and to be contacted by the Toronto Film School at the email and/or phone number I provided above, including my wireless number if provided. Contact methods may include emails, phone calls generated from an automated telephone dialling system or text messaging (provided I have agreed to receive text by checking the box above.) These calls will be about the Toronto Film Schools educational services and I understand I can opt-out at any time and I am not required to provide additional consent to receive services from the Toronto Film School.

Online programs are offered through Toronto Film School at Yorkville University, New Brunswick. On Campus programs are offered through Toronto Film School in Ontario.

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All on-campus classes are currently conducted through remote real-time delivery, thereby giving you the ability to stay committed to your studies while being connected with peers and staying safe at home.