Animation Studio 1B

Subject FLTV10019 (2016)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.

Credit Points: 25
Level: 1 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:

Semester 2, Southbank - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period 11-Jul-2016 to 23-Oct-2016
Assessment Period End 18-Nov-2016
Last date to Self-Enrol 22-Jul-2016
Census Date 31-Aug-2016
Last date to Withdraw without fail 23-Sep-2016

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Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 84 Hours
Total Time Commitment:

240 Hours


Animation Studio 1A (not to be taken concurrently)

Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Semester 2
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements:

For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
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Paul Fletcher

Robert Stephenson

Subject Overview:

Animation Studio 1B provides students with a practical production based learning experience that will develop knowledge and skills in seeing an animation production through all stages of Development, Production and Post Production to a Desktop Level of Production. Students will have the opportunity to produce a well-developed short animated project from script to screen.

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this subject students should be able to:-

  • Take an idea through script to screen production;
  • Apply production techniques to express screen-based ideas;
  • Demonstrate development in their creativity, innovation and technical skills through production exercises.

Storyboard and Animatic (1 x 30 second storyboard and 1 x 30 second animatic or equivalent) (25%);

Production Exercise (1 x 30 second animated production or equivalent) (40%);

Production Report or Equivalent Studio Presentation (1 x 15 minute presentation or equivalent) (25%);

Workshop Participation* (10%).

*Participation assessed on criteria of engagement, ability to discuss & give/receive feedback and teamwork skills.

Hurdle requirements

Students must attend 80% of all scheduled classes and attempt all elements of assessment to be eligible for a pass in this subject.

Prescribed Texts: None
Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:

On completing this subject students will be able to:-

  • Communicate in visual form;
  • Plan and organise their work and solve problems;
  • Apply practical knowledge to practical problems;
  • Begin to develop a set of flexible and transferable skills for different types of employment.
Related Course(s): Bachelor of Fine Arts (Animation)

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