Introduction to Animation
Art & Design
Flexible & Professional
Image used is a work in progress by student Simona Vaitkeviciute
This programme will introduce participants to the area of Animation and will be of benefit to those interested in further study of animation at 3rd level, but is also open to those who simply have a general interest in the area and would like to find out more.
This can include beginners, secondary school students wishing to apply for Art College in the future, mature students or students who already have some knowledge of animation but wish to extend their understanding of the subject.
What are the entry requirements?
There are no formal academic entry requirements. This programme is specifically designed for those with an interest in pursuing animation professionally or as a hobby.
Who can I contact?
Flexible Learning Team
What modules will I study?
1. Intro to Photoshop
2 Rotoscoping in Photoshop
3. Intro to Adobe Animate
4. Layers and walk cycles in Animate
5. Zoetrope, Intro and construction
6. Story, Script and Storyboards
7. Drawing Workshops
8. Character and Backgrounds ( Turnarounds and Staging)
9. Animation Assembly
10 Animation Assembly Continued. (Premiere Pro)
*Subject to alteration relating to the ability of group
10 weeks, 2 hours per week.
Monday evenings from 6.00pm to 8.00pm.
The next proposed start date is September 2021.
Continuous evaluation will take place with final evaluation on completion of programme
A Certificate of Completion will be issued to eligible participants
For queries relating to the course content
Contact: Paul Gardiner