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Animation has entered all zones of art and design practice. The Expanded Animation postgraduate certificate provides an opportunity for students to explore animation across the disciplines. This postgraduate certificate will provide opportunities for exploring media art, graphic design, drawing and critical practices as they relate to the moving image, interactivity and the virtual. The focus is on innovation, experimentation, imagination, creativity and critical thinking. The Expanded Animation postgraduate certificate is a collaboration of the Faculties of Art, Design and Liberal Arts & Sciences.

Course Code Course Title Credit

INTM 2B11 Animation: Origins & Techniques 0.5
Choose three of the following courses: 1.5
DRPT 2B03 Drawing Workshop
DRPT 2B08 Camera Art: Combining Media
DRPT 2B39 Painting & Digital Imaging 1
GRPH 2A06 Interaction Design Studio *
INTM 2B02 Film Introduction
INTM 2B29 Video for Artists I
INTM 2B33 Computer Modeling & Animation
INTM 2B34 Hybrid Media Lab
SCIN 2B19 Life Study for Sculpture I
Four of the following courses: 2.0
DRPT 3C15 Painting & Digital Imaging 2
DRPT 4B05 Painting & Digital Imaging 3
GDES 3B07 Interactive Communication: Smart Screens
GDES 3B11 Graphic Narrative, Animation & Motion
GDES 3B27 Interactive Communication: Clever Devices
GDES 3B53 Interactive Communication: Beyond the Screen
GDES 4B09 Animated Illustration
INTM 3B27 Film: Frame by Frame
INTM 3B41 Compositing & Digital Animation
(not offered 2011-2012)

INTM 3B42 Concept and Script Development
(not offered 2011-2012)

INTM 3B43 Post-Production Media
INTM 3B44 3D: Screen to Space
INTM 3B47 3D Visualization Studio
INTM 3B48 Film Exploration
(not offered 2011-2012)

INTM 4B23 Critical Perspectives in Animation
(not offered 2011-2012)

VISM 2B09 History of New Media Art 0.5
One of the following courses: 0.5
VISM 2B08 Film Studies: An Introduction
VISM 4B05 Future Cinema: Digital Narratives
(not offered 2011-2012)


* Students who choose the 0.25 credit course GRPH 2A06 must take 5.25 credits to complete this postgraduate certificate.
** With the approval of an Associate Dean, 0.5 credit of option studio requirements may be replaced by 0.5 credit Self-Directed Study.

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