Jan 31, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

AVE 256A - Beginning Character Animation for 2D


Prerequisites, AVE 206  and animation and visual effects major or animation and visual effects, or digital arts cluster. For students interested in 2D only. Using 3D CG techniques and/or traditional methodology, this course offers an overview of the basics of figure animation. Using the principles of mechanics of motion, students will learn the basics of biomechanics in the movement of bipedal and quadrapedal bodies. Students will apply their animation, timing and editing skills to develop character performance, creating movement with gesture and expression affected by environment, physical forces, other objects, and characters. Students may only receive credit for either AVE 256A or AVE 256B . Letter grade. Fee: $75. (Offered fall semester.) 3 credits