- Code ARTV2616
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Art
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Visual Arts
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
This course provides a more expansive insight into the conceptual and visual possibilities of animation. Students will develop a resolved and integrated creative work in animation. In addition to the techniques explored in Animation: creative possibilities, typical areas of investigation at this level include, but are not restricted to, the following processes: character modelling, character rigging, character animation and deformers. These processes may be implemented in a 2D computer animation, stop-frame animation or 3D computer animation, as per student preference. Occupational Health and Safety instruction is included.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate control of techniques, processes, technologies and equipment used in digital animation.
- Demonstrate the creative analysis and exploration of materials and processes currently employed in digital animation.
- Show a critical awareness and developed understanding of historical and theoretical contexts relevant to digital animation.
- Exploit the characteristics of materials and processes in an individual and conceptually developed way.
- Demonstrate understanding of the importance of critical and self-reflective practice.
- Identify and develop personal topics for individual research.
Indicative AssessmentMajor Work in Animation (60%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5]
Research and development portfolio (40%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 5, 6]
Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress.
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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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