Animation Infotainment & Media School
A Reliance Entertainment Initiative
( Advanced Diploma in Visual Effects  Film Making )

ADVFM ( Advanced Diploma in Visual Effects Film Making )

Program Overview:

The VFX Advanced Diploma programme at Reliance AIMS is aimed at providing students thinking out of the box with relevant skills required to start and maintain a career in creating stunning Visual effects for movies, television commercial, games, etc. This program offers them the relevant skills imbibed in them by building a foundation of traditional art skills, a firm knowledge base in filmmaking, VFX theory and hands-on training in various modern applications and tools.

 

Filmmaking foundation classes prepare students to understand the director's perspective in constructing a story and the scope of VFX in the subject. Students will conceptualize, write, plan, shoot, direct and edit their own projects. Each segment of the programme enables students to accomplish specific, industry driven competencies and outcomes. Each module builds on the previous lessons and each term is a prerequisite for the following.

 

The curriculum is structured to facilitate an exceptional portfolio and develop a professional Students film. Keeping in mind the fact, that technologies and software's constantly evolve, students are trained to be diagnostic in their study, to problem solve and develop work ethics in accordance with industry practices. They learn to communicate ideas effectively and work in a collaborative environment through a variety of team based projects. 

Course & Content:

ADVFM(Advanced Diploma in Visual Effects Film Making)
COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
TERM 1
DANM101 ART FOR ANIMATION
DANM102 PRE-PRODUCTION
DANM103 FUNDEMENTALS OF FILM MAKING
DANM114 FILM PRODUCTION -II
DANM104 DIGITAL ART
TERM 2
DANM132 INTRODUCTION TO MODELING, SHADING AND TEXTURING
DANM133 INTRODUCTION TO ANIMATION
DANM134 INTRODUCTION TO LIGHTING, RENDERING AND EFFECTS
DANM135 ADVANCED 3D - MODELING & SHADING
DANM137 ADVANCED 3D - LIGHTING, RENDERING AND EFFECTS
TERM 3
DANM215 COMPOSITING BASICS – AFTER EFFECTS
DANM217 COMPOSITING BASICS - NUKE
DANM218 ADVANCED COMPOSITING - NUKE
DANM307 ADVANCED MATCHMOVING
DANM303 NON LINEAR EDITING BASICS

Software & Content:

Visual storytelling, Art of  VFX, Filmmaking foundation, Fundamentals of Film and Special Effects, Fundamentals of Photography and Cinematography, Digital Art, Maya Foundation, Advanced Lighting, Particle, Dynamics, Fluids,  Compositing, Matte Pulling & Keying, 2D & 3D Tracking, Roto and Paint. Adobe Photoshop, Maya, Adobe After Effects,  Eyeon Fusion Orientation, Nuke foundation, Nuke Advanced, Real Flow, PF Track, Adobe Premier,  Introduction to FCP.

Program Eligibility:

  • Minimum 10th pass (Entrance test if required) 
  • Any multimedia course 
  • Adobe Photoshop

Selection Criteria:

  • Personal Interview 
  • Adobe Photoshop Test/Portfolio

Duration:

18 Months

Career Scope:

Content Developer, Script writer, 3D Modeler, Lighting Artist, Compositor, Roto Artist, Match moving artist, Paint Artist, Editor, Audio Video Specialist, , Comp supervisor, VFX Supervisor, Post Production Specialist, Production Coordinator, Line Producer, Producer, Film Director, Independent Film maker. 

Animation Visual Effects