Animation for UI Designers Course details
In this course, you will
Learn the fundamental principles of UI animation, and apply them to real-world projects.
Breathe new life into static user interfaces with beautiful, functional animations.
Gain proficiency in industry-standard motion design tool Adobe After Effects.
Work 1:1 with an expert mentor, who'll provide you with individualized support, advice, and feedback.
Join an active community of over 5000 graduates and 700 instructors, and get access to exclusive events and webinars.
Study for an average of 15 hours per week for 2 months
Our course mentors are rated 4.93/5
Finish with a certificate of completion and a responsive app that will take your portfolio to the next level
Why learn animation?
Create interfaces that stand out
UI animation is an effective, creative way of bringing static interfaces to life. As well as being a powerful storytelling medium, UI animation can help to establish stronger branding—an animated icon, text, or graphic is much more likely to grab the user’s attention and engage your target audience.
Boost your user experience
UI animation isn’t just a way to embellish your digital product’s UI; it’s also a powerful tool for enhancing your user experience. By providing vital visual cues, UI animation can guide users around your interface, inform them of load times, and let them know when an action is complete.
Learn in-demand skills
Mastering UI animation tools, skills, and principles will help you meet the growing demand for beautiful, responsive digital experiences—and supercharge your resumé.
Why choose a CareerFoundry course?
Work with your very own course mentor
You'll enjoy a truly collaborative online learning experience, with tailored written and video feedback on everything you do from an expert who works in your new field day in, day out.
Get the perfect balance of theory and practice
With a curriculum designed in-house by leading UI animators, the course will help you get to grips with industry-standard animation tool Adobe After Effects, and learn how to create, export, and prepare your animations for handoff.
Finish with a job-ready portfolio
Guided by the expert advice of your mentor, you’ll finish the course with a beautiful portfolio, complete with a professional case study that showcases your ability to think like an animator.
Animation can explain whatever the [mind] can conceive. This facility makes it the most versatile and explicit means of communication yet devised for quick mass appreciation.
Meet your new team
At CareerFoundry, you’re never alone! From the moment you start the course, you’ll be assigned a personal mentor. This seasoned and influential expert will act as your teacher, coach, and confidant through every step of the course—providing individualized support, advice, and feedback.
Your mentor will provide detailed video reviews of each project you complete during the course.
Our mentors haven’t just made a name for themselves at top companies in the industry—but have helped shape it.
A project-based curriculum that gets you thinking like a UI designer
Learn the skills you need to create seamless, functional animations.
Created by experienced instructional designers, authored by industry experts, and kept up-to-date by course editors, our curriculum will serve as the foundation of your learning experience.
Achievement 1: Intro to UI Animation & After Effects
Achievement 2: UI Animation: The Project Journey
Review a selection of some of the work our animation students have completed in recent months.
- Learn through our comprehensive, project-based curriculum
- Receive regular, personalized feedback from your course tutor
- Deliver your first app design, which will form the basis of your professional portfolio
- Get an in-depth review of your portfolio project from your mentor on a video call
- Gain exclusive access to our global community—plus events and webinars
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