the premiere school in 3D animation
In consonance with mission statement of the Ateneo de Naga University, the Department of Digital Arts and Computer Animation commits itself to:
- PROVIDE a world class curriculum and the industry-based instruction in digital arts and computer animation.
- PRODUCE globally competitive graduates with excellent animation skills and expertise in computer graphics and movie production process; and
- PROMOTE the growth and development of the animation industry in the Philippines, especially in Bicol, in order to contribute to the improvement of the lives of Bikolanos and the alleviation of poverty in the region.
At the turn of the next decades, the Department envisions to have:
- Attained a prominent status in Bikol region and the whole country as the Premiere Center of Excellence in animation education and as the leading world class graduates who are equipped with superior knowledge and skills in computer animation and digital arts; and
- Established long-term linkages with animation and CG industries, education, entertainment, and advertising sectors, and various media outlets, both local and international, through pioneering projects, academic undertakings, research, and joint creative endeavors.
B.S. in Digital Illustration and Animation
The Bachelor of Science in Digital Illustration and Animation aims to produce professionals in the new emerging field in Digital Illustration and Animation. The Advertising and entertainment sectors are fast moving towards the use of computers and digital technologies produce more attractive advertisement and entertainment products. The business sectors, on the other hand, began to use Internet-based technologies to sell their products, and thus pave the ground for electronic commerce.
Multimedia and graphics in particular play an important role in the success of electronic commerce. As more people use the internet service, the greater the demand would be on a new breed of illustrators, animators and graphic layout artists using the new technologies. Potential students of this baccalaureate program will be trained using state of the art facilities provided by the Ateneo de Naga University.
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