Animation Studio 2A

Subject FLTV20015 (2016)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.

Credit Points: 25
Level: 2 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:

Semester 1, Southbank - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period 22-Feb-2016 to 29-May-2016
Assessment Period End 24-Jun-2016
Last date to Self-Enrol 04-Mar-2016
Census Date 31-Mar-2016
Last date to Withdraw without fail 06-May-2016

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

240 hours

Study Period Commencement:
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Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements:

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Mr Paul Fletcher, Mr Robert Stephenson


Paul Fletcher

Robert Stephenson

Subject Overview:

Animation Studio 2B Students plan, design and produce a short animated film. This production is to be completed to a professional broadcast standard.

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this subject students should be able to:

  • demonstrate an extension of their understanding of animation methods through a folio of exercises and animation challenges;
  • demonstrate developed animation filmmaking skills with analog and digital technologies;
  • apply production techniques to express screen-based ideas;
  • demonstrate further development in their creativity through production and show an understanding of professional requirements;
  • work effectively in a studio environment;
  • demonstrate observational and analytical drawing skills for animation.

Exercise Folio 1: (equivalent of 1,500 words) Due: week 7. worth 25%

Exercise Folio 2: (equivalent of 1,500 words) Due: Mid Semester, worth 25%

Production Exercise as evidenced by report or exemplar (equivalent of 4,000 words) Due End Semester, worth 40%

Workshop Participation (Participation assessed on criteria of engagement, ability to discuss & give/receive feedback and teamwork skills) Assessment ongoing, worth 10%

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 within the resources and time frame available.
  • lead a team and work collaboratively;
  • 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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