Short term courses


MAAC offers a wide range of short-term career-oriented courses in Animation, VFX, Digital Design, Graphic & Web Designing, Gaming, and Media and Entertainment. Students who join the short-term courses, get an opportunity to work with software like Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk Maya, Autodesk Mudbox, Eyeon Fusion, Apple Final Cut Pro, Autodesk MatchMover, and more!

If the field of animation and multimedia excites you and want to take it up as a profession, then join a short-term course and make a career in animation after 12th in not more than 8 months.

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Short Term Courses:

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Modelling & Texturing short term course

Modelling & texturing

Students studying the course gets thorough training in anatomy, design, sculpture and painting. This helps them create 3D model characters for animated films with the right form, texture, and detail. Study of latest software like Zbrush are included in the syllabus.

Lighting short term course


It is important the 3D project is lightened up proficiently and beautifully. The course teaches different lighting techniques to animators and digital artists and provides a deeper understanding on how lighting fits into the production process of animated movies.

Short term Animation course


From animation foundation to body design and character animation, the course includes the nitty-gritty of animation. This is a short-term job oriented course that helps students to choose their career path easily.

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MAYA Pro short term course


The course covers major areas of animation including character animation, digital sculpting, and 3D design and modelling. Software like Autodesk Maya and Autodesk Mudbox are included in the course curriculum.

MAX Pro Short term course


Students are introduced to 3ds Max software and get training on texturing, lighting, modelling, skinning and character set up techniques. The course also includes advanced topics like dynamics and animation.

Visual Effects

Compositing Plus short term course

Compositing Plus

The short-term course includes topics like digital design, match moving, rotoscopy, camera tracking, and live action compositing. Software like Adobe Photoshop, Fusion, Mocha, and Nuke are included in the course syllabus.

Short term Digital Filmmaking course

Digital Filmmaking

Students get practical training on pre-production techniques, linear editing, sound editing, and clay animation. They are taught software like Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Audition and Adobe Premiere. Students can either set up own studios or work with production houses for films or TV shows.

Advanced Compositing course

Advanced Compositing

This is an advanced course that teaches specialised areas of compositing for high end visual effects productions. Rotoscopy, 3D camera projection, Live action compositing are some of the major areas covered. On completion, students can work as production artist, graphic designer or game designer.

Digital Design & Photography

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Design Viz Pro

The course provides a deeper understanding of design and visualisation, starting from planning to execution. Some of the major areas of the course are Simulation, Interactive Design, Video Editing, and Real World Lighting. Advanced software like AutoCAD and Unity are included in the syllabus.

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Digital Photography

Short term digital photography course is designed for both beginners and experts. The course curriculum includes Principles of Photography, Fundamentals of Photo Editing, lighting techniques, and more. After completion, students can work as photographers or photo journalists.

Looking for short term courses after 12th?

MAAC offers a range of short-term courses in filmmaking, photography, animation, and VFX. Enquire at your nearest MAAC centre to know all about short-term professional courses in animation, digital filmmaking, MAX Pro, MAYA Pro, and lighting.

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To know everything about short term courses in animation and Visual Effects, attend free online career counseling. Our career counselor will provide you with all course related details.
Course duration varies depending upon course type and number of classes required to complete the curriculum. To know exactly about duration of short term animation course, get in touch with our career counselor.
You need to be class 12th pass to be eligible to join short term animation courses at MAAC.
The duration of short term digital photography course is 40hrs.
The duration of short term animation courses is variable. Visit your nearest MAAC centre to enquire about exact duration of all short term courses.
No, short term animation and multimedia courses are not just applicable to professionals. Both freshers and professionals can join these courses at MAAC. Minimum eligibility criteria to join is class 12th pass.
Animator, Modelling Artist, Lighting Artist, and Digital Designer are some of the job opportunities available for digital filmmakers in India.
Course fee for short term multimedia courses at MAAC varies on the basis of course type and course duration. To know the exact fee range, visit MAAC near you.
MAAC is one of the best digital photography schools to join if you want to pursue a short term digital photography course.
MAAC does not guarantee job placements. Placements are at the discretion of the recruiters.
The software taught in compositing course at MAAC are Fusion, Nuke, Photoshop, Silhouette, Mocha, Adobe After Effects, and PFTrack.
All MAAC centres are equipped with latest animation tools and software. You can enquire with your nearest centre for short term multimedia course offerings.

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