Due to COVID-19, all 2020 Spring and Summer courses will be held online.
Please see Gnomon’s Online Course Information & FAQ for more information.

Gnomon’s online individual courses are designed for artists seeking visual effects training direct from Hollywood with the added convenience of learning from home. Our live, online courses put you in a virtual classroom with direct access to working industry professionals and your peers. Courses cover a variety of subjects within film, game, and visual effects production.

Preview our online learning platform, view system requirements, and read Frequently Asked Questions here.

Online courses are only available to residents of California and those residing outside of the United States. Courses are not vocational in nature and do not lead to a certificate/diploma. Avocational courses may transfer into Gnomon’s vocational or degree programs. For more information, please contact Admissions at admissions@gnomon.edu.

  • Available evenings and weekends to accommodate work schedules
  • Curricula and projects are geared toward providing students relevant skills
  • Instruction from industry professionals
  • Studio lab time is available
  • Courses meet once per week for 10 weeks and are available four terms per year

The Registration period for Individual Courses for the 2020 Summer Term is Thursday, June 4th through Friday, July 17th.

"Take a look at the graduate work and you can see that it is a testament to how incredible Gnomon really is. Its first class facilities, technology and teaching staff gives students the greatest chance they will ever have at placement within the entertainment industry."

Neil Huxley
Creative Director, Digital Domain

"Gnomon provides its students with a balance of technical know-how and the ability to develop their own unique artistic styles. This balance of skills is what all creative teams, including those at Walt Disney Animation Studios, look for when seeking new talent."

Zack Petroc
Studio Department Lead at Walt Disney Animation Studios