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  • Motion Design

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    Open Campus
    66 West 12th Street
    New York, NY 10011
    Tel: 212.229.5620
    opencampus@newschool.edu

  • Become fluent in the art of time-based storytelling. Learn the video process from start (storyboarding, editing, and creating special effects) to finish (grading and polishing content to create professional-level videos). This three-course certificate covers both concept development and technical approaches to video and film production. You leave with a solid foundation for entry into this popular and specialized field. Courses are taught by seasoned industry professionals with current, real-world experience.

    • Format Online
    • Price $814 per course; $2,442 total
    • Total Courses 3
    • Course Length 9 weeks
  • Courses 

    Storytelling for Time-Based Designers

    Establish solid storytelling and conceptual skills as the foundation for creating powerful motion graphics and video clips.

    Motion Design 1 (coming spring 2021)

    Motion Design 2 (coming summer 2021)

  • Program Highlights

    Who Should Enroll

    • Aspiring motion designers and filmmakers with any level of experience

  • Why Open Campus?

    Welcome to a community of groundbreaking thinkers. At Open Campus, you have the freedom to reimagine your career path in the cross-disciplinary environment that you can find only at Parsons School of Design — the top-ranked accredited art and design school in the United States.* Our dynamic network of faculty scholars and working professionals are united by the same vision and values, and a drive to innovate. Discover new possibilities in professional education at Open Campus, making connections across industries and advancing your knowledge in unexpected ways. 

    *Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings (2020).





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