ART-345: Intro to Animation Techniques
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, compositing, and live motion-capture animation. The fundamentals of movement, timing and sound design/editing will be explored. Throughout the course students will read about the history and contemporary movements impacting animation, as well as screen and discuss a wide range of independent animated work from different periods, cultures, techniques.