2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

IANIM 3500 Junior Seminar

The course introduces student animators to story-telling and non-narrative structures in animation and cinema, expressed in written treatments, drawings, storyboards, and animatics. Creation of character personalities and their dramatic environment is also covered. Overall, the course explores methods of provoking the imagination and considers the essential ingredients for producing fresh work, be it lively or thoughtful.