This course is structured around projects designed to develop and deepen a range of skills and technologies that are coupled with conceptual strategies. The course introduces more advanced 3D animation skills including narrative and character development. Students engage in a process of technical and conceptual exploration through individual responses to various topics, supported by an independent contextual research project. They begin to develop innovative and individual applications of animation processes. Occupational health and safety instruction is an integral part of this course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Competently utilise a range of skills and technologies relevant to animation and character development in response to set projects
- Explore the potential of technologies and equipment relevant to character development used in set projects
- Reflectively investigate the inventive application of concepts and processes in character development appropriate to this level
- Engage with historical and theoretical contexts relevant to set projects
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work (80%) [Learning Outcomes 1 - 4]
On-line or hard-copy journal or visual diary /Documentation/Studio Theory presentation (20%) [Approx. 2000 words] [Learning Outcomes 2 - 4]
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Workload4 hours per week lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice and 6 hours per week independent studio practice.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3763||15 Feb 2016||26 Feb 2016||31 Mar 2016||27 May 2016||In Person||N/A|