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Kickstart your pathway to a career as an Animator, Concept Artist or Designer! Develop and master your techniques under guidance from the veterans themselves! Our specialized curriculum is designed to equip you with a broad knowledge based on industry experience as they are taught both the traditional and modern approaches to creating 2D and 3D Animation. Following the philosophy of life-long learning, we encourage you to develop your creativity and explore these complex dimensions of knowledge.

Students will study seven to ten (7 – 10) subjects per semester. General academic subjects will be delivered via lecture while specialized subjects will be taught through a lab-based format. For the Animation Strand, students will study specialized subjects such as

  • History of Graphic Design
  • Digital Animation
  • Introduction to Multimedia Arts
  • Digital Storyboarding
  • 2D Animation
  • Color Theory
  • 3D Modelling
  • Typography and Layout

*All classes are taught through online instruction and recorded so that students may access them at their own convenience. Synchronous lecture classes do not exceed one (1) hour. Labs may go beyond one (1) hour as these classes focus on more practical lessons and thus, are more hands-on.

While instruction in the DepEd mandated academic subjects will be contextualized as specifically as possible for this strand, students will also be able to acquire the following skills at the end of each year level:


Knowledge of basic techniques and tools for drawing as well as digital adaptation of artworks will be introduced in your first year. You will learn how to contextualize your perspective of graphic design to past and present art movements. An understanding of film language will be developed. You will also acquire in the following areas:

  • Adobe® Photoshop CC/InDesign software/Premiere for basic multimedia projects
  • Exhibition set up
  • 2D Animation and Animatics
  • Storyboarding

In your second and final year, you will learn to effectively use a range of both physical and digital tools to create output. You will acquire a knowledge of color theory as well as elements and principles of design which you will be able to apply to your work and allow it to further express the message you want it to convey.

Everyone has a story to tell and we want to guide you in effectively telling yours. By illustrating yourself, your emotions and ideas, you can effectively communicate your personal narrative. Through our Animation strand, you will be able to acquire a well grounded foundation in designing characters, scenes, props and settings. This opens the possibility of acquiring these proficiencies before you even enter college and allows you to establish a portfolio that aids you in becoming more competitive in the industry.

  • Dynamic/Animated Web Designer
  • Storyboard/ Concept Artist
  • 2D and 3D Layout Artist
  • 3D Animator
  • 3D Architectural Designer
  • Game Artist


Animation is a growing industry, and we want you to be part of it! We’ll teach you how to design characters, scenes, props, and settings—everything you need to know to get started on your career in animation. You’ll be ahead of the game when you enter college by building your skills now.

  • Advertising
  • Animation
  • Digital Arts
  • Fine Arts
  • Film
  • Multimedia Arts


 A 50% to 100% fee remission is offered to incoming Gr11 students with excellent JHS grades

Interested students should follow the admission procedures for applicants and pass the Admission Exam before proceeding with the Scholarship application, details can be found here  


As a CIIT SHS student, you have access to a range of companies that are major players in their specialized fields. Our work immersion program provides you practical experiences while also building your resume.
Hone your skills with relevant industry-standard cloud-based tools such as Adobe, Toon Boom, 3DS Max, Flash, Python Java, and Unity, whether you are in school or elsewhere.
CIIT’s skills-based curriculum, has subjects anchored on Performance-Based Assessment Tasks (PBAT) validated by our company partners. Develop real world skills that prepare you for the modern workspace.
Subjects are tailored to be strand-specific. Lessons are contextualized to give you perspective on how your specialization and general academic subjects equip you for your future career.
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