- Code ARTV2610
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Art and Design
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Visual Arts
- Areas of interest Digital Arts, Visual Arts, Digital Humanities, Film, Creative Arts
- Academic career UGRD
- Dr Lucien Leon
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2017
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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. Workplace health and safety (WHS) instruction is an integral part of this course.
This topic-based course alternates over two years (odd and even years). In odd years, the course focuses on staging and timing. Even years will investigate design and performance.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills 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
Other InformationStudents may enrol in this course more than once. This course may be taken up to two times for a maximum of 12 units of credit. This course can only be counted once towards a major or minor.
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work (80%) Learning Outcomes 1-4
On-line or hard-copy journal or visual diary / Documentation, 2000 words (10%) Learning Outcomes 2-4
Studio Theory presentation, 5 minutes (10%) Learning Outcomes 2-4
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 48 hours of contact comprising lectures, group discussion, critiques and supervised studio practice (a total of 4 hours contact per teaching week)
b) 82 hours of independent studio practice
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Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3527||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|