ABOUTZAD ACADEMYZAD Academy for Training and Development” was established in2001 as a scientiﬁc school of Art and Design, focusing onMultimedia and Animation. Now, 10 years later, it has grown intoa reputable learning environment where more than 4000students have enjoyed challenging education.All certiﬁcates provided by the ZAD academy are approved bythe Jordan Ministry of Education. Courses and diplomas aregiven in the following forms:• Training + diploma: 1 year.• Long courses: 6 months.• Short courses: 4 - 12 weeks.
OUR VISIONAND MISSIONOur vision is to locally and globally be the leading educationalinstitute, continuously assuring maintenance of excellent performancein a pleasurable working environment.We exist to deliver excellent education, providing our students withoptimal skills and knowledge in order to succeed in their chosencareers. We do this by using the latest technologyand attracting professional staff due to the academy’s passionateway of operating and its current quality. Some of the parameters we focus on:• Taking creativity to the next level!• Innovative thinking Interaction with the current society• Encouraging risk taking, be brave• Balancing tradition with renewal
INTERIOR DESIGNTRAINEESHIPLearn the whole interior Offered intensive courses:design process, from the ideaand sketches, to ﬁnal product. • Interior Design WorkshopThe Interior Design traineeship by • Interior Design visualizationZad Academy, helps you in the • AutoCADcreation of unique private homes,commercial spaces, banks, hotels, • 3ds MAXstands and exhibition places. • Cinema 4DWe offer a multi-facetedexperience in which creative andtechnical skills are applied within aproject based environment.
INTERIOR DESIGNVISUALIZATIONDrawing is the best tool to Topics:shape your ideas. • IsometricsLearn analogue techniques to draw • One, two and three vanishinginterior spaces in the right way.Understand the volume, the points perspective.materials and the space before • Materials rendering: Pencils,starting working in digitalprograms. color pencils, ink and graphic pens, water color and markers.This course is about understandingand creating the bases of the • Human body and proportions.design, that is why is so important. • Scale and space relations.A good solid beginning almostguarantee a great result. 2-3 HOURS PER DAY 2 WEEK [Basic] / 4 WEEK [Advanced]
AutoCADCOURSEAn AutoCAD Designer needs an Topics:equal amount of creativity and • 2D drawing fundamentalstechnical knowledge. • AutoCAD operating systemLearn to be precise and accurate in • Menus and commandsthe plans design using AutoCADinterface. Master precision. • Accurate drawingUnderstand the space, the object • Setup techniquesdepth and scales. 2D planning • Customizing AutoCADAutoCAD interface is mandatory • International standardfor interior design. Is the crucialstep in the design process whereyou transform the sketches intotechnical plans. 2-3 HOURS PER DAY 2 WEEK [Basic] / 4 WEEK [Advanced]
3ds MAXCOURSEA 3D Designer needs to Topics:understand and translate what • 3D modeling fundamentalshe see into geometric objects. • 3ds MAX operating systemLearn to model anything you want • Menus and commandswith precision using 3ds MAXinterface. Be able to render your • Accurate modelingimages with realistic look. • Setup techniquesUnderstand the 3D space, theobject depth and scales. • Customizing 3ds MAX • Rendering3ds MAX program is important topreview the ﬁnal design. You cansee how is the building façade andthe interior design (materials, 2-3 HOURS PER DAY 2 WEEK [Basic] / 4 WEEK [Advanced]lights).
CINEMA 4DCOURSEA 3D Designer needs to Topics:understand and translate what • 3D modeling fundamentalshe see into geometric objects. • CINEMA 4D operating systemCINEMA 4D is another tool for 3D • Menus and commandsmodeling, we offer you this otheroption so you have more • Accurate modelingknowledge about 3D interfaces • Setup techniquesand later you can master the oneyou prefer. • Customizing CINEMA 4D • Rendering 2-3 HOURS PER DAY 2 WEEK [Basic] / 4 WEEK [Advanced]
INTERIOR DESIGNWORKSHOPThis Workshop is a playful and Topics:pedagogical space where you • Freehand drawingswill practice the learned topics. • Concept developmentThe goal of the workshop is to • Design processhave a ﬁnal project exhibition. • Interior Design principlesThis exhibition is going to be • Team workportfolio-like.
THE TEAMWe provide our own special The team:design text books, syllabuses,exercise materials, professional • Dr. Sami, Ph. D. Industrialteachers and women assistantfor translation. Design and Project developmentTo develop the course to its • Mouffak, BA Interior Design completeness we need quality • Laura, BA Graphic Designhardware. • Saad, BA Interior Design • Juan, BA Graphic Design
3D ANIMATIONCOURSEAnimation needs an equal Main subjects:amount of technical knowledge,drawing skills and imagintaion. • Free hand drawingAt ZAD Academy you will learn • Design concept and storyboardprinciples of drawing and the processfundamental rules of movement,structural anatomy and character • Graphic design programsdesign. You will explore the • 3D design and animationprocess of 3D animation from thesketch to the ﬁnal edition, work programsand practice with different software • Video editing programsfor each stage.
WHY STUDY3D ANIMATION?A 3D Animator has to master Learning goals:programs such as 3ds MAX,CINEMA 4D and Maya 3D. • Understanding 3DYou will receive a certiﬁcate of 3D • 3D object depth Animation (approved by the Jordan • 3ds MAX / CINEMA 4D / MAYAMinistry of Education) provided byZAD Academy. • Design process • History and theoryAs a 3D Animator you could workin animation movies, television • Team workarchitecture companies,advertising agencies anduniversities.
2D ANIMATIONCOURSEAnimation needs an equal Main subjects:amount of technical knowledge,drawing skills and imagintaion. • Free hand drawingAt ZAD Academy you will learn • Design concept and storyboardprinciples of drawing and the processfundamental rules of movement,structural anatomy and character • Graphic design programsdesign. You will explore the • 2D design and animationprocess of 2D animation from thesketch to the ﬁnal edition, work programsand practice with different software • Video editing programsfor each stage.
WHY STUDY 2D ANIMATION?A 2D Animator has to master Learning goals:programs such as Adobe Flash,Illustrator and Toon Boom. • Hand drawingYou will receive a certiﬁcate of 3D • Understanding 2DAnimation (approved by the Jordan • 2D object/background relation Ministry of Education) provided byZAD Academy. • Flash / Toon Boom / Illustrator • Design processAs a 2D Animator you could workin animation movies, television • History and theorysketching, art direction, advertising • Team workagencies and universities.
GRAPHIC DESIGNCOURSEGraphic design involves various Main subjects:artistic and professionaldisciplines that focus on visual • Free hand drawingcommunication. • Graphic design programsAt ZAD Academy you will learnprinciples of drawing and the • Design concept and storyboardfundamental rules of movement, processstructural anatomy and characterdesign. You will explore the whole • Branding, Editorial and Productdesign process, from the sketch to design the ﬁnal product, work andpractice with different software for • Team workeach stage.
WHY STUDY GRAPHIC DESIGN?A Graphic designer has to Learning goals:master programs such as AdobeIllustrator, Photoshop and • Free hand drawingInDesign. • Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, You will receive a certiﬁcate of 3DAnimation (approved by the Jordan • Design processMinistry of Education) provided by • Typography usesZAD Academy. • Team workAs a Graphic designer you couldwork in animation movies, designagencies, publishing, editorialcompanies, television, art direction,advertising agencies and universities.
MULTIMEDIAAND WEB COURSEMultimedia includes a mixture Main subjects:of text, audio, images, videos,animation contents that interact • Design concept and storyboardwith each other. processAt ZAD Academy you will learn • Graphic design programsabout multimedia, coding and webdesign. Also the importance of • WEB designinteractivity and how it has • Video editing programsbecome so important worldwide.Working in different softwares for • Sound editingeach stage of learning. • Script languages
WHY MULTIMEDIA AND WEB ?A Multimedia developer has to Learning goals:master computer programs aswell as script languages. • Interactivity and userYou will receive a certiﬁcate of 3D • Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash,Animation (approved by the Jordan After Effects, Premiere Pro.Ministry of Education) provided byZAD Academy. • Dreamweaver + WEB design • Multimedia builderAs a multimedia developer youcould work in web developing, • Design processsound editing, television • Script languagesdeveloping, coding, applicationsand devices, advertising agencies • Team workand universities.
FILMMAKINGCOURSEFilmmaking is the a complex and Main subjects:inspiring process where variousdisciplines are involved. • Design concept and storyboardAt ZAD Academy you will workfrom the story idea through script processwriting, casting, shooting, editing • Graphic design programsand screening to the ﬁnal product.You will live the ﬁlmmaking life • Art directionstyle, where the combination of the • Lighting and photographyphotography, the history, thedesign, the ﬁne arts, the theater • Film history andand the literature bright up motion cinematography theory.pictures. • Video editing programs
WHY STUDYFILMMAKING?A Filmmaking student has to Learning goals:master his vision and artdirection to be able to transmit • Design processemotions through images. • Team workYou will receive a certiﬁcate of 3D • Direction and actingAnimation (approved by the JordanMinistry of Education) provided by • After Effects, Premiere ProZAD Academy. • Sound Forge, As a director you could work in, • Art directiontelevision, movie making, art • Productiondirection, advertising agencies anduniversities. • History and theory