Animation 1: Design for Animation
University of Newcastle
Area of Study
Animation, Design Management, Graphic Design
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Host University Units10
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
OverviewThe course introduces students to the principles and theory of animation practice. It will provide students with an introduction to character and story development, storyboarding, movement, timing and design for animation.LEARNING OUTCOMES1. Demonstrate an understanding of key animation principles of storyboarding, timing and design for animation;2. Analyse key animation forms and identify animation styles;3. Articulate and apply basic animation theory in the development of their work;4. Design and produce a small animatic from concept to deliveryCONTENTTopics will include:Animation forms and styles;Visual and production design;Movement and timing, storyboarding;Production planning and shooting methods.ASSESSMENT ITEMSProject: Student ProjectsPresentation: Presentations - Individual
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.