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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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Interdisciplinary Studies

IDS 252 (CA) 3D Animation (1)

Students learn and experience the process of computer animation production while also examining the work of professional animators (computer and traditional). Topics include story development, storyboarding, timing using story-reels, post-production, and computer modeling and animation using professional 3D animation software. Students work in teams to produce a complete computer animation. A key component of this course includes interactive work with students in MUSC 339 Digital Music Techniques to combine animation with original music.

Prerequisite: Students should be very comfortable working on the computer and learning new software

Mode of Inquiry: Creating in the Arts

  • Offering: Fall
  • Instructor: Orr