B.V.A (Animation & Multimedia)

Upon course completion students will show their proficiency in applying principles of Animation and display skills in their projects. Students can demonstrate strong skills in animation design both manually and digitally. Students can understand and execute story, script, story board and animatics for given projects. Students can demonstrate considerable skills in 3D Models like characters, environments and props for a given projects. Students can display their knowledge in lighting, dynamics, compositing ad rendering of a given animation sequence. Students can show a strong sense of artistic skills, visual communication and research abilities

BVA (Animation & Multimedia)

Approved by Bangalore University, Karnataka.
Course Duration : 4 years
Eligibility :

Pass in 10+2 / Higher Secondary (HS) / Pre University (PUC) / 'A' Level (with 12 years of schooling) or its equivalent with English as one of the languages. Shall have secured a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate in core subjects.


Course Outcome

After completion of the Course, students will be able to demonstrate strong knowledge in Contemporary Advertising and Graphic Design theories. Students will be able to demonstrate strong knowledge in Graphic Design principles and applying them thoroughly in his/her works. Students will be able to exhibit very good sense of visual communication, representational skills, designing logos and layouts for wide range of needs.

Students can develop individual approach in resolving Design problems through independent Research Projects and reach logical ends. Students will be able to employ both manual and digital skills as required to his / her design works.

Course Content

Semester 1

  • Story of Art - I
  • Visual Thinking
  • Fundamentals of Design: 2D & 3D
  • Fundamentals of Drawing - I
  • 2D & 3D Design Practice
  • Inter Design studies – I

Semester 2

  • Story of Art - II
  • Introduction to Visual Cultures
  • Colour Theory
  • Fundamentals of Drawing - II
  • Colour Composition
  • Inter Design studies - II

Semester 3

  • Film Appreciation & Analysis Part - I
  • Story Concepts-Visualization
  • Classical Animation - I
  • Digital Art - I
  • 3D Animation - I
  • Computer Applications & Information Technology
  • Elective*

Semester 4

  • Camera & Film Editing
  • Digital Art - II
  • Classical Animation - II
  • 3D Animation - II
  • Elective
  • Workshop
  • Elective*

Semester 5

  • Acting for Animation
  • Theory of Design
  • 3D Lab - I
  • Preproduction - I
  • Postproduction - I
  • Elective*

Semester 6

  • Art appreciation
  • 3D Lab - II
  • Pre-production - II
  • Lighting & Camera
  • Post-production - II
  • 3D Animation & Rigging - II
  • Elective*

Semester 7

  • Animation Studio Design & Management
  • 3D Major Elective II: Modeling & Texturing /Animation / VFX
  • Animation Research Project Part - I
  • Elective*

Semester 8

  • Project Part - II (Continued from Semester VII)
  • Internship