2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

IANIM 2110 Animation Sophomore Seminar 1

In this course students will be introduced to a variety of storytelling structures such as: the 3 act story, hero's journey, and conceptual abstract narrative. Through historic and contemporary examples students will examine the relationship between narrative and medium. Students will develop and produce experiential time based narratives utilizing visual language and audio soundscape. The course will culminate in the production of a 60 second Animatic that contains an intended narrative with clearly conveyed mood and emotion that is supported by timing/pacing, a complete scratch audio track, and may include character design.