2D Animation Course Overview

2D Animation Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to 2D Animation

  • What is 2D Animation?
  • Types of 2D Animation
  • Key Principles of Animation
  • Overview of Animation Process

Module 2: Character Design

  • Importance of Character Design in Animation
  • Anatomy and Proportion
  • Developing a Character's Personality and Backstory
  • Creating a Model Sheet
  • Tips and Tricks for Designing Appealing Characters   

Module 3: Storyboarding

  • What is Storyboarding?
  • Why is Storyboarding Important?
  • Elements of Good Storyboard
  • Techniques for Creating Effective Storyboards
  • Tips for Working Efficiently in Storyboard Phase

Module 4: Animation Techniques

  • Keyframe Animation Vs Twining
  • Frame-By-Frame Animation
  • Cut-Out Animation
  • Working with Key Poses
  • Tips for Smooth and Natural-Looking Animation

Module 5: Sound Design

  • Role of Sound in Animation
  • Types of Sound Effects
  • Music to Enhance Emotional Impact of Scenes
  • Recording and Editing Sound Effects
  • Tips for Creating Cohesive and Immersive Audio Experience

Module 6: Post-Production

  • Cleaning Up and Optimising Animation Files
  • Adding Special Effects
  • Compositing
  • Colour Grading
  • Exporting Animation Files for Distribution

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Who should attend this 2D Animation Training Course?

This 2D Animation Training Course is designed to equip individuals with the skills and techniques needed to create two-dimensional animations for various mediums such as film, television, advertising, and digital platforms. This training course is beneficial for the following professionals:

  • Animators
  • Graphic Designers
  • Video Editors
  • Web Designers
  • Game Developers
  • Digital Artists
  • Content Creators

Prerequisites of the 2D Animation Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this 2D Animation Training Course. However, basic artistic skills and visual storytelling skills would be beneficial for the delegates.

2D Animation Training Course Overview

2D Animation, a pivotal element of Animation Courses, holds immense significance in today's digital era. Its application spans various creative industries, making it a sought-after skill. This form of animation breathes life into static images, transforming them into captivating visual narratives. 

Understanding the nuances of Design Course and Design Animation is crucial for professionals in the creative sector. It's especially relevant for Graphic Designers, Animators, Game Developers, And Visual Artists. Mastering these skills is essential for those involved in Animation Courses or Graphic Design Courses.

The Knowledge Academy's 1-day 2D Animation Course equips delegates with essential skills in 2D animation. This intensive course focuses on practical techniques and industry-standard practices. Delegates will gain hands-on experience, paving the way for proficiency in graphic design animation.

Course Objectives

  • To introduce the fundamentals of 2D animation
  • To develop skills in animation and design software
  • To enhance storytelling abilities through animation
  • To provide insights into industry best practices
  • To foster creativity and technical proficiency in animation

Upon 2D Animation Course completion, delegates will have a solid foundation in 2D animation principles. They'll be equipped with practical skills to create engaging animations, setting a path for further exploration in Design Courses. This training is a stepping stone to excelling in the dynamic field of animation and design.

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What’s included in this 2D Animation Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • 2D Animation Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led 2D Animation Course. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's 2D Animation Course, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's 2D Animation Course. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led 2D Animation Course sessions.


Highly experienced trainers

Boost your skills with our expert trainers, boasting 10+ years of real-world experience, ensuring an engaging and informative training experience


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

Our Classroom courses with limited class sizes foster discussions and provide a personalised, interactive learning environment


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Achieve certification without breaking the bank. Find a lower price elsewhere? We'll match it to guarantee you the best value

Streamline large-scale training requirements with The Knowledge Academy’s In-house/Onsite 2D Animation Course at your business premises. Experience expert-led classroom learning from the comfort of your workplace and engage professional development.


Tailored learning experience

Leverage benefits offered from a certification that fits your unique business or project needs


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Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

Our 2D Animation Course offers a unique chance for your team to bond and engage in discussions, enriching the learning experience beyond traditional classroom settings


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The course know-how will help you track and evaluate your employees' progression and performance with relative ease

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2D Animation Course FAQs

This 2D Animation Training covers fundamental principles of animation, software proficiency, storyboard creation, character design, and animation techniques. Delegates learn to create compelling 2D animations, gaining skills applicable in industries like film, gaming, advertising, and education.
This 2D Animation Training covers various topics, including character design, storyboarding, frame-by-frame animation techniques, movement principles, timing, software proficiency in animation tools, and storytelling through visual sequences.
This 2D Animation Course is ideal for aspiring animators, graphic designers, illustrators, students pursuing careers in animation, multimedia professionals, and anyone aiming to learn the art and techniques of 2D Animation for various industries such as gaming, film, advertising, and education.
Animation-certified professionals can expect a promising future with increasing demand across various industries such as entertainment, gaming, advertising, e-learning, augmented reality, and virtual reality.
Upon 2D Animation Course completion, delegates will qualify for roles like 2D Animator, Character Designer, Storyboard Artist, Motion Graphics Designer, VFX Artist, Game Animator, Multimedia Animator, Graphic Designer, and Animation Director.
Yes, these 2D Animation Courses are meticulously structured, offering step-by-step instruction, practical exercises, and projects, ensuring comprehensive learning and skill development in a well-organised manner.
The average salary for professionals certified in 2D Animation in Australia varies depending on factors such as experience, location, and employer. However, it ranges from £20,000 to £50,000 per year. Land high paying jobs in various reputed companies with The Knowledge Academy’s 2D Animation Course.
Should you encounter any difficulties accessing 2D Animation Course materials, our customer support team is available to assist and promptly resolve any issues you may encounter.
An Animator creates storyboards, designs characters, and crafts frame-by-frame animations. They ensure proper timing, collaborate with teams on sound and effects integration, and problem-solve technical challenges to bring concepts to life through dynamic animations.
The duration of this 2D Animation Course Online spans 1 day.
The benefits of attending this 2D Animation Certification Course include learning industry-standard techniques, gaining practical skills in animation software, enhancing creativity, improving job prospects in animation studios, and earning a higher salary in the animation industry.
In this 2D Animation Certification Course, delegates will learn about Adobe Animate, Toon Boom Harmony, Clip Studio Paint, TVPaint, and others. These tools are essential for creating professional-quality 2D animations.
The price for 2D Animation Course certification in Australia starts from AUD2495
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for 2D Animation Course.
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