This project-based course will allow students to explore the more complex and creative field of 

  1. character animation
  2. compositing and motion graphic design.
  3. expressions


This course takes an exhaustive approach to 2D character design, rigs and animation. The course explores the different methods of character animation, all of which are able to produce professional quality animated shorts. Topics include: character design and assembly, rigging, voice and mouth shape synchronization.

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This project-based course will allow students to explore the more complex and creative field of compositing and animation. Applying skills gained in previous courses, students will be required to produce a complex computer generated / live motion short. Included in this course is an advanced study of compositing and animation techniques.

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This is a hands-on course that deconstructs the syntax and mystique of Expressions using JavaScript in After Effects. Students will explore the Expression Language menu, saving expressions, using variables to store information and building slider and checkbox expressions.