Oct 16, 2018  
2018-2019 University Catalogue 
    
2018-2019 University Catalogue

ANIM 211  Character Design

College of Art, Media & Design

3 credits 90.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

Designing characters, backgrounds, pans, and creative camera moves for the animated scene. Design styles and techniques are explored for their potential to develop a wide range of character types, traits, moods, personalities, and attitudes. Students learn to integrate space and characters action, work with camera fields, deal with composition and perspective, and create moods through layout. A final project requires development of an animator’s bible, a production workbook for the student’s personal film portfolio.

Prerequisites ILUS*201 or ANIM*203

This course is not repeatable for credit.