Learn 3D Computer Animation | No Experience Necessary!


Each semester, Victor Valley College offers a great selection of 'start from scratch' classes designed to teach the basics of creating 3D Computer Animation.  And get this, our beginning courses require absolutely NO prior experience!  The only pre-requisite is wanting to have fun! Individuals age 12 years and older are eligible to take a class.

Digital Animation Introductory classes are offered through the Animation Department.  Below you'll find a list of beginning classes that we'll be offering during the upcoming semester.  You're eligible for any of them, just choose the one that best fits your schedule!  Also, you will find classes to continue your animation pathway don't miss out on those! Classes can fill up quickly, so please register early to ensure that you don't get left out!

Get ready to have a blast. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Click here for our 2-year Guided Pathway to a career in 3D Animation.


Summer 2024 (starts Jun 17)

ANIM 80 -
Zbrush Fundamentals

M&W 4:30PM - 10:00PM

Jeff Stalians
ANIM 53 -
Adv Anim /Demo Reels

T&TH 4:30PM - 10:00PM

Jeff Stalians

Fall 2024 (starts August 26)

ANIM 160 - Beginning -
3ds Max Fundamentals.

M&W 9:35AM - 12:05PM

Steve Nelle

ANIM 160 - Beginning -
3ds Max Fundamentals.



T&TH 1:00 - 3:30PM

Steve Nelle
ANIM 50 - Beginning -
Principles of Animation in Maya.

M&W 1:00 - 3:30PM
Steve Nelle
ANIM 260 - 3ds Max
Adv. Modeling and Materials

70000   T&TH 4:00-6:30PM Nickoli Boruff
ANIM 261 - 3ds Max Char Anim & Adv Key Tech
70000   M&W 4:00 - 6:30PM Steve Nelle
ANIM 52 - Digital Character Animation Maya
M&W 4:00 - 6:30PM
Jeff Stalians

Digital Video Production

70001   T&TH 4:00 - 6:30PM Jeff Stalians


Questions? Call: (760) 245-4271, ext. 2653 or 2732

Email: Steve.Nelle@vvc.edu | Jeff.Stalians@vvc.edu | Nickoli.Boruff@vvc.edu