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Kinetic Typography & Animated Communication
0.50 Credit(s)
Prerequisite: GDES 3B11 Graphic Narrative, Animation & Motion and GRPH 3B14 Typography 3: Advanced Structures
Students will explore kinetic typography and motion graphics as a means of animating narratives and vivifing communication. The digital manipulation of a word, words, image(s), graphic form(s), interaction, semantics, hierarchy, and the psychological impact of animation, colour, spatial arrangement, sound and form will be investigated in this course. Additionally, students will thoroughly investigate appropriate venues, concepts and content for specific target audiences.
Notes: Under exceptional circumstances, the prerequisite may be waived with permission from the Chair of the appropriate area.
Course was last updated June 27, 2011 - 10:02 AM