Explore & Create
This program is built on explorations of the motion industry. During the first weeks, you will be introduced to a number of tools needed to support your work on projects and courses. You will be trained in techniques and software used in the motion industry. These include: principles of animation, stop motion, research and documentation, principles of film directing, storyboarding, graphic design principles, life drawing, and basics of character design.
Hand's on craft-techniques
Experiment with different craft techniques. These include: Typography, Design, CEL-animation, and 3D-animation. Learn to work with software such as Adobe After effects, Photoshop, AnimateCC, Cinema 4D, Maya, Zbrush, and 3D projection mapping - both in workshops and by doing exercises.
Develop & Pitch
Learn to master tools and methods for concept development and visual presentation. You will work with outlines and ideas to develop and present motion design concepts with a focus on brand and target group. You will also learn how to sell these concepts to collaborators and stakeholders.
You & The Industry
The Motion Industry is constantly evolving. Make sure you learn how to keep up with trends and ensure your skills are up-to-date. Plan your learning according to your personal development plan in collaboration with the industry. Explore global trends in the Motion Industry: trends, work methods, processes, roles and who the big players are.
Deliver & Excell
Focus on the production process of a motion design project while being exposed to different production processes, roles, leadership- and organizational styles. Learn how to deliver productions within a short time restraints. Plan and design your final motion project individually or as a team. After presenting your concept to industry representatives you'll have 11 weeks to realize your idea. You will recieve individual support and coaching from experts. The final result intends to be used in your portfolio and showreel.
You & The Real World
During your time at Hyper Island you will undertake an internship, most likely with one of the 600 companies in Hyper Island’s global network. Hyper Island provides individual coaching to help you find the internship placement that you need to further develop your skills. The program also includes an individual research project before graduation.