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Program Options and Formats

All program options and formats are supported by Hollywood professionals with experience leading teams and supervising tent-pole Hollywood projects for animation, VFX, games, commercials and themed entertainment. Pick a program option and format that is most suited to your learning style :

  • (O) On-site, location-based in brick-and-mortar classrooms
  • (R) Online through the JHI’s Remote Education Network (REN)
  • (H) Hybrid – a weighted combination of on-site and REN. The weighting is dependent on audience needs and availability
What’s in it for you… Your profile – If you… Available Formats Program Option
One-on-one mentoring by a Hollywood professional allows you to incorporate Hollywood best practices into your projects are working on a project and need help with specific topics and workflows
  • O
  • R
A. One-on-one Mentoring (hands-on)
Hands-on, intensive learning experience that covers Hollywood best practices for a specific discipline (e.g., matte painting); ideal for learners who are on tight schedules; emphasis on developing your portfolio have a  fundamental knowledge of a discipline and are aiming to specialize in that specific discipline
  • O
  • R
  • Hybrid (H)
B. One-week (30 hrs.)  Intensive Hands-on Workshops(hands-on with demo/lecture)
Hands-on, extended learning experience that covers Hollywood best practices for a specific discipline (e.g., organic modeling); emphasis on developing your portfolio have a  fundamental knowledge of a discipline and are aiming to specialize in that specific discipline
  • O
  • R
  • H
C. 10-week (30 hrs.) semester or quarter coursework(hands-on with demo/lecture)

Summary of Program Options and Formats

What’s in it for you… Your profile – If you… Available Formats Program Option
In-depth understanding of the Hollywood best practices in a range of topics need to delve into the workflows for a range of topics
  • O
  • R
D. Two-day (6-7 hrs. each day) Seminar(demo/lecture)
An understanding of the discipline/stage best practices with emphasis on developing your professional portfolio need to specialize in a specific discipline (e.g., texturing)
  • O
  • R
E.Two-day (6-7 hrs. each day) Masterclass(hands-on with demo/lecture)
Immersive, hands-on workshops that result in professional, portfolio-quality work and exposure to Hollywood and studio environs need to specialize  in a specific discipline (e.g., animation)
  • O
F. 4-week JHI@LA workshop in Los Angeles (hands-on with demo/lecture)
A combination of theory and practice that covers the principles and Hollywood best practices need an in-depth understanding followed by a hands-on workshop
  • O
  • R
Combine B and D
An intimate understanding of workflows in animation and VFX stages aim to master the workflow between two or more stages (e.g. Modeling/Texturing)
  • O
  • R
  • H
Combine B,C, D, E, F for Workflow learning