Admission

High School Diploma + Entrance Exam

Duration

5
Years

Degree

RNCP Level 6

Rythm

Cooperative Education
Work-study from 2nd year onwards

Campus

paris

Métiers

The Lead Game Artist is responsible for the design and production of the 2D and 3D elements of a video game, such as the scenery, textures, characters, animmation as well as the lighting and special effects. As an expert in both artistry and technique, they supervise a game's graphic design team.

Program

A project-oriented pedagogy

  • Bachelor's Year 1
  • Bachelor's year 2
  • Bachelor's year 3
  • Master's year 1
  • Master's year 2
Full time

TEACHING CONTENT

 

  • General knowledge: of art, styles, architecture | Culture animation, film and video

 

  • Artistic & technical culture: Fundamentals of 3D | Photography | Animation | Lighting and Color

 

  • Active English

 

  • Career Support

 

Option Animation: | Morphology | Living model | Character design | Character modeling |
Sets decorations | Acting | Storyboard | Editing | Stylized 3D

Option Film 3D: photo-realistic | OPTION FILM 3D photo-realistic | OPTION FILM 3D photo-realistic
Shooting | Editing | Motion graphics | Advanced Photography | Retouching photo | Matte painting | Model of
decor | FX Makeup

Option Video Game: Design | Design and environmental model | Morphology animal and human | Living model |
Character design | Optimized 3D Real time | Level design | Level design skin | Engine integration Creative Development

  • Projects
    development project visual: individual projects & presentations in a group

 

  • Continuation of studies


The first year of the Bachelor's degree (Digital Art) is common to both 3D Cinema and Game Art. At the end of the year, students can join the second year of the Game Art, 3D Cinema (in Paris) or 3D Art (in Montreal) courses.

  • Pedagogical means

Theoretical and practical teaching: lectures, application exercises, practical work, tutorials
Production of projects: monitoring and supervision by teachers during the realization of projects (year project, graduation project)

 

  • Evaluation Methods

Continuous control
Presentation of projects (end-of-year project, end-of-study project) before a school or professional jury

 

work-study program

TEACHING CONTENT

 

  • 3D

3D software: Modeling buildings and vehicles | Camera placement | Rendering parameters

 

  • 2D

Character design | Anatomy | Animal and human morphology | Animation | Coloring | Set design

 

  • Design

History of video games | World creation | Creation of a style guide | Typography and page layout

 

  • Active English

 

  • Career Support
  • Projects

Game Week

Career Development Initiative

Intercurricular 2D Video Game

Graduation Project

  • Internship / Professional Experience

At least 450 hours over the 2nd and 3rd Years of Bachelor's

work-study program

TEACHING CONTENT

 

  • Design

Art direction | Graphic production

 

  • 2D

Anatomy | Animation | World creation | Set and character design | Introduction to interface design | Lighting and special effects

 

  • 3D

Animation | Concepts of modeling | Modeling and optimising game elements | Texture rendering | Lighting and special effects | Use of game engines in 3D

 

  • Game Design

Learning the basics 1/2

 

  • Active English

 

  • Career Support
  • Projects

Making a game level in 2D

Bachelor's Graduation Project: design and creation of 3D characters and scenery

Presentation of work experience

 

  • Internship / Professional Experience

At least 450 hours over the 2nd and 3rd Years of Bachelor's

work-study program

TEACHING CONTENT

 

  • Design

Art direction / Graphic production

 

  • 2D&3D

Animation / 2D & 3D design (set and characters) / Introduction to interface design / 2D & 3D Lighting and special effects / Texture rendering / Using game engines / Creating 2D & 3D game levels / Avanced modeling / Sculpting

 

  • Game Design

Learning the basics 2/2

 

  • Active English

 

  • Career Support
  • Projects

Presentation of work experience

Inter-curricular Video Game Project

Presentation in front of a professional panel

TOEIC test: international test of professional English

  • Internship / Professional Experience

At least 900 hours over the 2 years of Master's

work-study program

TEACHING CONTENT

 

  • Design

Art direction | Project organization and presentation | Graphic prototyping

 

  • 2D&3D

2D & 3D animation | 2D & 3D design (set and characters) | Interface design | 2D & 3D lighting and special effects | Texture rendering | Mastering game engines | Creation of 2D & 3D video game levels | Sculpting

 

  • Game Design / Level Design

Learning the basics

 

  • Active English

 

  • Career Support
  • Project

Specilization project

 

  • Internship / Professional Experience

At least 900 hours over the 2 years of Master's

 

Experience

WHAT STUDENTS AND COMPANIES SAY...

Game Story

Game Story

Nicolas Tham : Game Artist on "A.L.F.R.E.D."

ISART Paris

ISART Paris

Professional jury for Video Games

Game Story

Game Story

Perrine Lonzinguez & Charlotte Couderc : Game Artists on "Naraa, le livre augmenté"

Game Story

Game Story

Florian Coudray : Game Artist on "Lily - Colors of Santa Luz"

Game Story

Game Story

Julien Jestin : Game Artist on"Skybolt Zack"

showcase

End-of-year projects

Game Art Bachelor 1

Game Art Bachelor 1

Game Art Bachelor 1
Game Art Bachelor 1

Game Art Bachelor 1

Game Art Bachelor 1
Game Art Bachelor 1

Game Art Bachelor 1

Game Art Bachelor 1
Game Art Bachelor 2

Game Art Bachelor 2

Game Art Bachelor 2
Game Art Bachelor 2

Game Art Bachelor 2

Game Art Bachelor 2
Game Art Bachelor 2

Game Art Bachelor 2

Game Art Bachelor 2
Game Art Mastère 1

Game Art Mastère 1

Game Art Mastère 1
Game Art Mastère 1

Game Art Mastère 1

Game Art Mastère 1
Game Art Mastère 1

Game Art Mastère 1

Game Art Mastère 1

Tuition & Fees

Interested in this degree program?

Tuitions for foreign students (outside Europe): please contact the school by email at information@isartdigital.com

All programs

Europeans students

12 000 € / year

Registration fee

Europeans students

450 € / year

Admissions

Apply now!

Test dates

Paris

from 01 to 05 march 2021