You will hone your skills in 2D Animation, which preserves the elegance and warmth of traditional techniques, becoming a creative platform rich in narrative and stylistic possibilities"


2D Animation offers a wide range of benefits, not least because of its classic and timeless visual style, which allows for the creation of characters and environments, capturing the viewer's imagination in a charming way. In addition, its apparent simplicity facilitates complex storytelling in an accessible way, allowing for a deeper connection with the audience. The versatility of this format allows experimentation with visual and expressive styles, giving creators extraordinary freedom.

As a result, this professional master’s degree in 2D Animation is created, which presents a comprehensive syllabus that will include modules designed to qualify designers in the facets of two-dimensional animation. Therefore, professionals will address the fundamentals of graphic design, understanding how the proper use of lines, shapes and colors contributes to the visual narrative in animation. In addition, they will delve into the basic principles that govern movement and expression in this format, creating convincing animated sequences.

Furthermore, the program will explore current technologies, providing knowledge of software and digital techniques essential for the creation of contemporary 2D animations. To this must be added a deep understanding of specific aspects, from character development to the application of advanced techniques.

Similarly, graduates will be prepared to plan animation projects effectively, considering aspects such as scripting and production design, and then focus on project execution, applying their knowledge in the creation of complete animations. Finally, students will be equipped with skills to perfect and promote their creations in the market, understanding the importance of marketing and commercialization in this industry.

As such, the educational program will offer a unique opportunity by presenting a fully online and flexible modality. This approach will give students an extended freedom to organize their study schedule, enabling them to reconcile their daily personal and professional responsibilities in a more efficient way.

2D Animation is easily adaptable to various platforms, from television to social media, making it an effective tool for reaching audiences of all ages. Enroll now!”

This professional master’s degree in 2D Animation contains the most complete and up-to-date program on the market. The most important features include:

  • The development of case studies presented by experts in 2D Animation 
  • The graphic, schematic and practical contents of the book provide theoretical and practical information on those disciplines that are essential for professional practice
  • Practical exercises where self-assessment can be used to improve learning
  • Its special emphasis on innovative methodologies  
  • Theoretical lessons, questions to the expert, debate forums on controversial topics, and individual reflection assignments 
  • Content that is accessible from any fixed or portable device with an Internet connection 

You will delve into the key concepts that govern movement in animation, such as anticipation, overload and action tracking, through the revolutionary Relearning methodology"

The program’s teaching staff includes professionals from the industry who contribute their work experience to this program, as well as renowned specialists from leading societies and prestigious universities.

The multimedia content, developed with the latest educational technology, will provide the professional with situated and contextual learning, i.e., a simulated environment that will provide immersive education programmed to learn in real situations.

This program is designed around Problem-Based Learning, whereby the professional must try to solve the different professional practice situations that arise during the course. For this purpose, the students will be assisted by an innovative interactive video system created by renowned and experienced experts.

You will combine artistic tradition with digital technologies, approaching animation projects from multiple creative perspectives"


You will refine and promote your creations in the market, understanding the importance of marketing and commercialization in the 2D Animation industry"


The main objective of this program will be to provide designers with the advanced skills and knowledge necessary to excel in the creation and production of two-dimensional animation. Accordingly, this educational program will provide an in-depth understanding of the fundamental principles of animation, from the creation of characters and scenery to visual storytelling. In addition, graduates will acquire technical skills in specialized software, as well as creative skills to conceptualize and design stunning animations. Likewise, the professional master’s degree will foster the ability of participants to explore different artistic and expressive styles within the field of 2D Animation.


TECH's goal will be to qualify you as a highly skilled and creative professional, who can contribute significantly to the animation and entertainment industry"

General Objectives

  • Master the visual language of 2D animation
  • Apply the fundamental principles of 2D animation to create compelling and engaging sequences
  • Research and apply trends and technological advances in 2D animation, keeping abreast of innovations and adapting practices to industry standards
  • Encourage creativity and originality in the generation of concepts, characters and plots, promoting innovation and differentiation in animated projects
  • Specialize in specific areas of animation, adapting skills to different styles and genres
  • Master the pre-production phases to plan and conceptualize animated projects effectively
  • Implement post-production techniques and marketing strategies to optimize the diffusion and impact of animated productions
  • Analyze and assess one's own work and that of others, identifying areas for improvement and applying adjustments to optimize the final quality of animations

Specific Objectives

Module 1. 2D Language

  • Develop skills for the creation of specific scripts for 2D animation projects, considering visual storytelling
  • Understand and apply key principles of graphic language in the creation of coherent and aesthetically appealing visual elements
  • Analyze and apply the concepts of cinematographic and audiovisual language to enhance visual storytelling
  • Acquire solid knowledge of production language, from planning to final delivery

Module 2. 2D Animation Principles

  • Analyze and employ anticipation techniques, understanding the composition of parallel and inverse forces and their narrative value in the creation of animated sequences
  • Develop staging skills to optimize the visual presentation of characters and moving objects
  • Integrate complementary action and overlapping action strategically to enrich visual narratives, bringing layers of movement and expressiveness to animated characters and objects

Module 3. Advanced Traditional Animation

  • Perfect the technique of position animation, ensuring smooth and coherent transitions between different poses to achieve dynamic and expressive visual sequences
  • Master the creation of walk cycles, optimizing naturalness and fluidity in the animation of basic motions
  • Integrate complete turns seamlessly into 2D animation, addressing realistic and stylized representation of character and object rotations in different narrative contexts
  • Develop advanced skills in the application of color in animation, considering palette, lighting and visual consistency

Module 4. Digital Tools

  • Explore digital alternatives in the creation of storyboards, using advanced tools and software to optimize efficiency and quality
  • Develop storyboards designed for animators, considering the narrative and visual structure to guide the animation process in a coherent manner
  • Apply advanced techniques in animation, integrating planned visual elements into storyboards in a coherent and expressive manner

Module 5. Character Design and Animation

  • Develop detailed model sheets, providing complete visual references to guide animation and ensure consistency in character rendering
  • Develop skills in rendering facial expressions, exploring the variability of gestures and emotions to achieve visually compelling characters

Module 6. Vector Animation

  • Use Adobe Animate with expertise, applying its tools and features to create 2D animations with efficiency and precision
  • Deftly manage Toon Boom Harmony, taking advantage of its advanced features for creating and manipulating 2D animations
  • Exploit Story Board Pro's capabilities in the pre-production phase, using its tools for detailed planning of animated sequences and creation of storyboards
  • Use Moho effectively, exploring its specific features for the creation and manipulation of characters and animated elements
  • Apply Blender's Grease Pencil in 2D animation, taking advantage of its tools for the creation and manipulation of strokes and visual elements

Module 7. Specialized Animation

  • Explore and apply advanced specialized animation techniques, focusing on specific styles and genres to broaden creative versatility in animated projects
  • Develop skills in the animation of fantastic creatures and beings, addressing aspects such as unique movements, behaviors, and distinctive visual features
  • Develop skills in the animation of action sequences, ensuring fluidity, impact and coherence in the visual representation of fast and exciting movements
  • Apply specific animation techniques for video games, adapting visual storytelling and character movements to the dynamics and constraints of interactive animation

Module 8. Pre-Production

  • Master the creation of detailed graphic scripts and storyboards, applying narrative and visual principles to effectively plan animation sequencing
  • Utilize previsualization animation techniques to assess the feasibility and visual impact of ideas prior to the full production phase
  • Research and analyze relevant visual references, artistic styles and trends to inspire and enrich the pre-production process
  • Efficiently integrate storyboarding with conceptual and visual elements, ensuring complete and detailed planning of animated sequences

Module 9. Production

  • Monitor and adjust the visual quality of the animation, making revisions and corrections as necessary to ensure consistency and aesthetic impact
  • Troubleshoot unexpected problems and challenges during production, adapting to changes and proposing creative solutions to ensure the success of the animated project
  • Integrate emerging technologies and current trends in the production of 2D animation, keeping up to date with industry innovations

Module 10. Post-Production and Marketing

  • Apply advanced post-production techniques to 2D animation, including video editing, color correction and visual effects
  • Integrate sound, music and effects elements effectively in post-production, ensuring a complete and coherent audiovisual experience
  • Develop specific marketing strategies for 2D animation, considering promotion and distribution on different platforms and markets
  • Develop presentation and communication skills to effectively explain the creative decisions and concepts behind the animations
  • Collaborate with specialized Marketing and Communications teams, ensuring coherence in the overall marketing strategy for animated projects

You will hone your creative and technical skills, allowing you to gain an in-depth understanding of the principles of animation, from character and narrative creation to the implementation of visual effects"

Professional Master's Degree in 2D Animation

Discover the exciting world of digital art and cartoons with TECH Technological University's Professional Master's Degree in 2D Animation, specializing in the fascinating field of video games. This innovative program will immerse you in the creative and technical process of animation, giving you the skills you need to excel in the digital entertainment industry. With the online classes we offer, you will access a quality education from anywhere, adapting your studies to your schedule and pace of life. Our pedagogical approach is based on the combination of theory and practice, allowing you to immediately apply what you learn in your professional career. This postgraduate program focuses specifically on the exciting field of video games, where animation plays a crucial role in creating stunning and immersive visual experiences. You will learn the most advanced techniques to bring to life characters, scenarios and movements that will captivate players and elevate the quality of any video game development project.

Drive your goals with this postgraduate program in 2D animation

At TECH Technological University, we have a faculty made up of animation and video game industry professionals who will guide you in exploring the latest trends and technological tools. You will gain in-depth knowledge in specialized software and develop a portfolio that will highlight your skills to future employers and collaborators in the industry. Upon graduating from our Professional Master's Degree in 2D Animation, you will be prepared to face the creative and technical challenges of video game animation. You will be able to contribute to the development of innovative projects, offering a differential value in a market that demands highly trained professionals. Take the first step towards a successful career in the world of digital art in motion, enroll in the Professional Master's Degree in 2D Animation at TECH Technological University and open the doors to a future full of possibilities.