Animation B.F.A.

Animation

Degrees

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Available at:
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Foundation studies: 35 hours

  • DRAW 100 Drawing I: Form and Space
  • DRAW 101 Drawing II: Composition and Media
  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • — Studio elective
  • — Studio elective

General education: 60 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • ARTH 207 20th-century Art
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • LIBA 288 Media Literacy Theory
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective
  • — ENGL elective
  • — General education elective*
  • — Mathematics/natural sciences elective*
  • — Social/behavioral sciences elective*

Major curriculum: 75 hours

  • ANIM 180 Action Analysis I
  • ANIM 202 Principles of 2-D Animation
  • ANIM 223 History of Animation
  • ANIM 250 Digital Form, Space and Lighting
  • ANIM 252 Principles of 3-D Animation
  • ANIM 270 Principles of Screen Design
  • ANIM 280 3-D Character Setup and Animation
  • ANIM 312 2-D Animation Production†
  • ANIM 313 3-D Animation Production†
  • ANIM 385 Concept Development for Animation
  • ANIM 390 Animation Professional Development
  • ANIM 408 Senior Animation Project I
  • ANIM 448 Senior Animation Project II
  • ANIM 488 Animation Postproduction
  • — ANIM, CHAR, DANC, DWRI, FILM, ITGM, MOME, MPRA, MUST, PREV, PROD, SFDM, SNDS, TECH, TELE, THED or VSFX elective, or CLC 580
  • — ANIM, CHAR, DANC, DWRI, FILM, ITGM, MOME, MPRA, MUST, PREV, PROD, SFDM, SNDS, TECH, TELE, THED or VSFX elective

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • — Free elective
  • — Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Consult the general education and mathematics competency requirements.
† Choose one of these two courses.
Consult your faculty adviser in selecting elective courses.
Course numbers and titles are subject to change.

 

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