2022-2023 Yavapai College Catalog 
    Jun 08, 2023  
2022-2023 Yavapai College Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

FMA 100 - Animation Principles

Description: Introduction to fundamental principles of animation. Film viewing, basic theory and mechanics of animation, and how those skills apply to specific careers. Emphasis on the fundamentals of character design, storyboarding, and layout through the creation of a short animation project.

Credits: 3
Lecture: 3
Course Content:
  1. Animations
  2. Mechanics of applications
  3. Storyboarding
  4. Character design

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Watch and analyze animation media from various categories and applications. (1,2)
  2. Create an animation in each category: 2D, 3D and stop motion. (1-4)