Computer Animation and Digital Art

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus


NQ Computer Animation and Digital Art provides the essential underpinning theory, knowledge and design, which are associated with drawing and animation. The course aims to develop your knowledge of, and creative skills in, 2D/3D drawing, design, and animation techniques. You will also enhance your creativity and visual communication skills through digital media creation and design processes.

Modules include:
Opportunity to achieve NC Computer Arts and Animation at SCQF Level 5; Sketchbook Development; Character Creation; Graphic Design; Animation Fundamentals

Also included are the Essential Skills for progression to further study, and an opportunity to participate in work placement abroad for 2 weeks of the course, to enhance employability.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 preferably including Art and Design. You will also be required to attend an interview and provide a portfolio of art work.

Progression Routes

HNC 3D Computer Animation

Start Date

August, February



Study Method

Blended learning
Full time

Course Length

1 year


Visual and Creative Arts

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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