ANIM 356: Advanced Alternative Animation Techniques

3 credit hours

Prerequisite: Candidacy in Animation Program.
This upper-level elective will impact advanced-level knowledge of and experience with specialized and unique processes of stop-motion and experimental animation. Students will come to understand and appreciate the value and aesthetic appeal of these very tactile processes in today’s world of computer-generated graphics. The history of these art forms will be examined in detail, as well as their very involved processes. Students will be guided through every step of their chosen technique, from idea to storyboard to lighting and camera considerations into animation.