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2020-2021 Lane Community College Catalog 
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MUL 119 - Introduction to Animation

3 Credit(s)

This class introduces the principles of animation and its history. Students will explore fundamental techniques for creating the illusion of movement, learn the terminology of animation and investigate the art of visual narrative. Coursework will include flipbooks, storyboard animatics, and stop-motion, and the analysis of animated films.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Summarize the history of animation; identify technologicaldevelopments and explain how those advances shape form and content.
  2. Use and explain the terminology/vocabulary core to working in animation.
  3. Critically appraise the impact of animated media on culture.
  4. Demonstrate basic principles of animation, primarily: Squash and stretch, anticipation, staging, timing

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