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Area/Catalogue
GRAP 2028

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
101850

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 6)

Summer Term
(Study Period 7)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Course aim

To extend students' abilities in animation methods and principles in relation to digital 2D animation design and production.

Course content

Students will develop an understanding of animation principles and software techniques used to create digital 2D animation. Students will apply design principles to create digital 2D animations that demonstrate effective communication through development of narrative and theme. Students will explore animation production approaches, the use of storyboards, time, text, sound, graphics, images and motion to produce an animation (visual movement) using the Adobe Creative Suite, Toon Boom Harmony or other relevant industry software.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Studio 4 hours x 12 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Studio 5 hours x 10 days

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Project 1 1000 words (or equivalent) 20% N/A
Major Project 3500 words (or equivalent) 80% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Project 1 1000 words (or equivalent) 20% N/A
Major Project 3500 words (or equivalent) 80% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Art, Architecture and Design
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Degrees this course is offered in

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