DMED 140 :: Principles of Animation
Fall 2013 @Leeward CC

CRN: 53948
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Monica Boon
Course URL:
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/26/2013 - 12/12/2013
Course Restrictions: Prerequisite: ENG 22 or equivalent, with a grade of c or better, or consent of instructor.
Course Description: This course focuses on the principles and history of animation.
Students will review live action and animated examples, learning
the mysteries of making an animated character come to life. Topics
include animation history, animation principles and how the timeline
in a graphics software program can give movement to individual
frames. Students will focus on traditional animation principles and
how they are effectively applied in digital animation environments.
Additional topics include key-framing strategies, timing and visual
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