NCEA Credit Course - Character Design

Wellington - 24 July 2024

YB Short Courses

NZQA Level: 3
NZQA Credits: 10
Learning Style: In-Person Learning
10 weeks
Start Date:
End Date:
25 September 2024

Combine your visual skills with storytelling to create your own character design. You'll learn how to use Adobe Photoshop like a pro 2D artist - using Wacom tablets provided for in-class use.

9am – 3pm | 10 Weeks | On Campus | Tuesdays

This 10-week programme covers:

  • The fundamentals of character design

  • Dynamic sketching techniques and effective us of colour and light

  • Develop a character profile and story

  • Idea generation and concept art

  • Plan your illustration project - Learn basic project management skills and working with a creative design brief

  • How to apply techniques for finishing a digital illustration to a high standard

Software & Equipment: Adobe Photoshop & Wacom Tablets

  • US 29791 - Capture and prepare digital media for integration into other applications (2 Credits)

  • US 29790 - Apply digital tools to create and monitor a project plan (3 credits)

  • US 29793 - Investigate, plan, design and create digital outcome solutions to meet the requirements of a specified brief (5 credits)

On-Campus Classes: Please visit the COVID-19 section on our FAQ's to find out the requirements prior to visiting our Yoobee Colleges campuses.

2 Bunny Street, Pipitea, Wellington 6011

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NCEA Credit Course - Character Design (Course Completion)

This programme is for Year 11, 12 or 13 secondary school students only.



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