Media Arts and Culture

MAAC4401Animation Principles (A)3 ch (LE)

Examines animated image making across a variety of media (film, TV, games), all of which rely on the Phi Phenomenon identified in Gestalt theory. Small project assignments will introduce students to some common animation tools and course discussions will focus on the application of animation concepts to storytelling.

Prerequisite: Students will normally have completed 60 ch. Students who have already completed MM 4401 for credit may not enrol in MAAC 4401.