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Critical Perspectives in Animation
0.50 Credit(s)
Prerequisite: OR Corequisite - one of the following courses – INTM 2B33 Computer Modelling & Animation, INTM 3B27 Film: Frame by Frame, INTM 2B15 Film: Frame by Frame, INTM 3B41 Compositing & Digital Animation, INTM 2B14 Compositing & Digital Animation or INTM 3B44 3D: Screen to Space and 13.0 credits, including all first-year and second-year requirements (10.0 credits)
This third year production course will bring critical perspectives to advanced animation projects. Through workshops, seminars and screenings, the course will trace the evolution of traditional frameby-frame animation techniques through rotoscopy and digital motion graphics for film/video, interactive systems and 3D environments. Through individual studio projects, students will develop, produce and reflect upon animation in a context of critical discussion and relevant examples of contemporary new media. This is not an introductory technical animation course. Students will have previous animation experience, and will expand upon fundamentals introduced in previous years of study.
Anti-requisite: Students who have taken INTM 4B23 Critical Perspectives in Animation may not take may not take this course for credit
Notes: Take special note that this course has material fees associated with it.
Course was last updated June 19, 2012 - 1:46 PM