2017-2018 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Animation & Motion Media- Bachelor of Fine Arts (123 credits)

Degree Requirements

Required Foundation Courses (12 credits)

IFNDN 1620Drawing Intensive

3

IFNDN 1650Visual Culture Seminar

3

IFNDN 1665Image in Context

3

IFNDN 16703D Concepts

3

Required Animation & Motion Media Core Courses (51 credits)

IANIM 1250Principles of Animation I

3

IANIM 1260Principles of Animation II

3

IANIM 1300Animation Seminar

3

IILLU 2100Anatomy and Figure Drawing

3

IANIM 2110Sophomore Seminar I

3

IANIM 2120Sophomore Seminar II

3

IDFLM 2220Editing Intensive

3

IANIM 2470Drawing for Animation

3

IANIM 2495Digital Animation: 2D

3

IANIM 3495Digital Animation: 3D

3

IANIM 3500Junior Seminar

3

IANIM 4200Business of Animation

3

IANIM 4465Senior Studio I

6

IANIM 4882Internship/Animation

2

IANIM 4885Animation Internship Seminar

1

IANIM 4890Senior Studio II

6

Animation & Motion Media Major Electives (6 credits)

Any IANIM non-required course.

The following are a sample of elective courses:

Choose 2 Major Electives

IANIM 2490Character Animation

3

IANIM 3100Game Production I

3

IANIM 3265Character Design

3

IANIM 3450Stop Motion Animation

3

IANIM 3560Promotional Motion Media

3

IANIM 3600Audio Production & Design

3

IANIM 3650Toys, Props & Production

3

Art History Requirements (15 credits)

IAHIS 1200Art of the Western World I

3

IAHIS 1210Art of the Western World II

3

IAHIS 2460History of Animation

3

IAHIS Art History Elective

3

IAHIS Advanced Art History Elective (3000/4000 Level)

3

Required General Education Courses (18 credits)

CCRWT 2070The Art And Craft of Screenwriting

3

CLITR 1100Writing and the Literary Arts

3

CWRIT 1101English Composition

3

Math Requirement Take CMATH 1009, 1010, or 1011

3

Science Requirement Any course from CBIOL or CPHYS

3

Social Science Requirement Any course from the prefixes: CANTH, CECON, CGEOG, CGLST, CPOLS, CPSYC, CPLCY, CSOCS, or CSOCL

3

Elective Courses (21 credits)

Choose 3 Liberal Arts Electives

Any course from the prefixes: CAMST, CANTH, CARTH, CBIOL, CCOMM, CCOMP, CDANC, CDRAM, CECON, CEXTH, CGEOG, CGLST, CHLTH, CHIST, CHUMS, CLANG, CLITR, CMATH, CMGMT, CMUSC, CNSCI, CPHIL, CPHYS, CPLCY, CPOLS, CPSYC, CRELS, CSOCL, CSOCS, CCRWT, CWRIT

Liberal Arts Elective

3

Liberal Arts Elective

3

Liberal Arts Elective

3

Choose 2 Studio Electives

Any course from prefixes: IANIM, IDESN, IDFLM, IFINE, IILLU, INTDS and IPHOT for which you meet the prerequisites

Studio Elective

3

Studio Elective

3

Choose 2 General Electives

Choose any course in the University that you are qualified for.

General Elective

3

General Elective

3