Animation Professional 3D

Learn 3D animation and character acting with Autodesk Maya

Credits: Kevin Aguilera.


100% online


64 classes


26 April


Tuesday and Friday
from 19 a.m. to 22 p.m.



academic requirements

  • Have minimal knowledge in 3D.

Technical requirements

  • Operating system: Windows 10 64-bit or higher.
  • Graphics: NVidia GTX1080 (RTX2070 recommended).
  • Processor: Intel or AMD 64-bit
  • Memory: 8GB RAM (16GB or more recommended).
  • Storage: 10GB for material use.
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What do you learn?

Professional Training Course 3D Animation

We are at the best time to work in the 3D Animation industry and new talents are needed. In the current context, the possibility of working remotely without settling in another country enabled the opening of new markets and therefore exponentially increased the demand for entertainers.
In this journey, you will learn concepts and techniques of 3D character animation, according to procedures and workflow used by the industry (Disney, Pixar, DreamWorks). Our teachers are active professionals in the area and have the latest news and market trends.
You will learn to animate in Autodesk Maya (the main 3D animation software in the world) although each concept and technique can be fully transferred to the other tools: Blender, 3D Studio Max and Cinema 4D among others.

In this training you will learn:

  • The 12 principles of animation (in Autodesk Maya): staging, squash and stretching techniques, follow through, overlapping action, timing and motion, arcs, exaggeration, slow in and slow out, strong drawing, secondary action, appeal, anticipation, straight ahead and pose to pose.
  • Planning animated shots.
  • Video filming references.
  • Analysis of video references.
  • Human locomotion.
  • Analysis and construction of key poses.
  • Analysis and construction of facial expressions.
  • Lip Sync (lip syncro).
  • acting.
  • Edition of the curve editor.
  • Correct export of the animated preview (playblast).
  • You will create your commercial demo reel.


Introduction to animation in Autodesk Maya through the principles of animation.

Introduction to character animation.

Body Mechanics.

Complex human movements.


Complete development of a plane.

Composition – Review and integration.

Simulations in Maya.

Commercial demo reel.

Tools and software to use

Autodesk Maya 3D modeling icon logo software
Adobe Premiere software video editing logo icon software

Chosen by the best animation schools in the world under the new evaluation criteria of Animation Career review.

Image Campus students have a world-class educational platform Blackboard Ultra to see the recordings of online classes again, deliver TPs, check attendance, course schedules, qualifications, internal communication, forums and consultations, among many other benefits.

For a high quality live streaming experience, they will access the Zoom Premium platform, embedded in Blackboard.


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What our graduates have to say

Leonel Stiuso
Leonel Stiuso

Experience in professional 3D animation was very good. The equipment at Image is up to the demands and the teachers made learning very enjoyable. It was not just a Maya course, I learned the basics of animation regardless of the program.

Carol Henry
Carol Eric
Motion/3D Character Animator at Plenty

The course gave me solid knowledge that empowered me as an animator, designer and motion grapher. I learned a new visual language and to know how to represent an idea. The teachers are amazing and know how to bring out the best in each one.

Some companies where our graduates work

3Dars, companies where graduates of Image Campus work
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Areas where our graduates work

Character animation (cinema, series, advertising, video games)

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Join the Image community

Networking and teamwork will allow you to meet professionals and students from various disciplines that are part of the ecosystem of the video game industry.
Image is the ideal space to generate opportunities and relationships that enhance your professional future.

Companies are looking for you

Image Campus is connected to a robust network of companies that seeks and values ​​the academic quality of our students and graduates. Be part of this community and apply to your next challenge.

The Image Campus Extension and Professional Practice Center proposes simultaneous activities to the completion of this Path that complete your training.

Infrastructure and Technological Resources of Image Campus

Infrastructure and Technological Resources

In a building environment specially designed for our activity, all our classrooms are equipped with state-of-the-art computers. One PC per student with all the software required for each course.

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