J219 Animating the News 10/12 – 11/9

This course is designed to introduce you to practices in animation used by media organizations. It will provide an overview of Adobe After Effects techniques and demystify the program. Prior knowledge of animation and motion graphics is not needed. Each class will consist of a short demonstration, viewing of related works, hands-on experimentation, and critique. The course will conclude with the creation of final projects in which students will develop and create an animated news explainer or equivalent animated project.

Class is open to 2nd year students only.



Time:  W 5:00 - 8:00

Location:  B1 North Gate

Class Number:  17210

Section:  005

Units:  1

Length:  5 weeks

Course Material Fee:  None

Enroll Limit:  12

Restrictions & Prerequisites