Intro to Animation Techniques | Spalding University Catalog

KSAM-378: Intro to Animation Techniques

3 credit hours

This course focuses on the exploration of animation techniques and materials. Beginning with hand and non-computer originated animation, students will progress through stop motion, working under the camera, live action compositing, and live motion-capture animation. The fundamentals of animated movement, timing and sound design/editing will be explored. Throughout the course students will screen and discuss a wide range of independent animated work from different time periods, cultures, techniques, and the application of animation within art.

Prerequisite courses:KSA-101 KSA-111 KSA-120 KSA-130 KSA-141 or consent of the instructor