Prerequisties: N243, N342, and N343
Team-based course focusing on the creation of high-end, broadcast-quality animations. Team members demonstrate mastery of narrative, modeling, lighting, effects, rendering, and animation skills culminating in a final team project. Other topics include planning, preproduction, production, and postproduction.
Students will develop skills in areas related to production in a 3D project. These will include pre-production skills such as story concept and development, script writing, research, conceptual drawing, storyboarding, animatics, and project management. Production skills will be explored in 3D asset creation, time management, file management, sound, and title sequences. Post-production processes will include final rendering issues, movie creation, formatting for various playback devices.