Degrees and Courses

"The Animation Workshop combines very professional and high-level teaching with a personal and social environment for the students"

Arna Diego Snæbjørnsdottir
The Animation Workshop offers a variety of degrees and courses– from intensive classical drawing courses to high quality professional bachelor educations along with professional training courses and master classes of the best quality.

For individual descriptions, please select a category from the list below.

Degree Courses
The Animation Workshop offers three Bachelor of Arts programs: Character Animation, Computer Graphic Arts and Graphic Storytelling. Character Animation and Computer Graphic Arts last 3½ years and Graphic Storytelling lasts four. All programs are taught in English. All teachers are professionals from the animation and gaming industry. The teaching is very practical and offers many opportunities to experience typical industry situations firsthand.

Professional Courses
The Animation Workshop’s professional Training department offers shorter (15 weeks) courses in 3D animation, and VFX, primarily for professionals who want to be updated or re-educated in the area of 3D. Besides the 15 week courses, the professional Training department arranges Master Classes and workshops in animation related areas.

Classical Drawing Courses
The Drawing Academy offers different courses on a high level in classical drawing. The students will be taught in the basic principles of classical drawing, based on the drawing style of the ancient Renaissance masters. The courses are for anyone who wishes to improve his or her drawing skills. There are no prerequisites for applying to The Drawing Academy’s courses, since the teaching will be adjusted for the drawing level of the individual student.