Animation curriculum guide

Academic Year: Fall 2020-Spring 2021

Total credit hours to graduate: 120

For entering cohort Fall 2020

Freshmen Year - Fall

 CORE1120Visual Literacy I3.0
 CORE1110Drawing Methods I3.0
 CORE1026Intro to Animation with History of AN6.0
 LIBA1290Writing & the Arts3.0
 CORE0100XNew Student Seminar0.0
   15.0

Freshmen Year - Spring

 CORE1031SODA Collab Across Design3.0
 CORE1213Drawing for Entertainment Design3.0
 CORE1221Visual Literacy II3.0
 LIBA2501Math Quantitative Literacy3.0
Choose 1 courseARTH1132Modern Contemp Art/Dsn3.0
ARTH1133Historical Art & Design
   15.0

Sophomore Year - Fall

Choose 1 courseANIM22012D Animation Fundamentals3.0
 ANIM23033D Fundamentals
 CORE2100Visual Narrative & Storyboard3.0
 ANIM****Animation Elective3.0
 LIBA26**,36**,46**Choose Social Science course3.0
 LIBA22**,32**,42**Choose Advanced Writing3.0
   15.0

Sophomore Year - Spring

 ANIM2601Pipeline and Product Fundamentals3.0
Choose 1 2D or 3DANIM32022D Animation Techniques3.0
ANIM32032D Character Animation
ANIM3503Café Sketch
ANIM33033D Animation Modeling & Surfacing
ANIM33133D Character Animation Simulation
ANIM33233D Animation & Lighting Compositing
 ANIM35**Drawing Elective3.0
 LIBA1510Intro to Philosophy3.0
Choose 1 course not takenARTH1132Modern Contemp Art/Dsn3.0
ARTH1133Historical Art & Design
 ANIM2999XANIM Sophomore Assessment0.0
 LIBA2999XLiberal Arts Assessment0.0
   15.0

Junior Year - Fall

Choose 1 2D or 3DANIM32022D Animation Techniques3.0
ANIM32032D Character Animation
ANIM3503Café Sketch
ANIM33033D Animation Modeling & Surfacing
ANIM33133D Character Animation Simulation
ANIM33233D Animation & Lighting Compositing
 ANIM****Animation Elective3.0
 LIBA33**,43**Choose Literature course3.0
 LIBA24**,34**,44**Choose Science course3.0
 CORE4666SODA Professional Practice3.0
   15.0

Junior Year - Spring

Choose 1 courseCORE1012Photography I3.0
CORE2210Video I
 ARTH2120History of Cinema3.0
 ANIM****Animation Elective3.0
 ANIM4614Animation Lab Team3.0
  Art/Design Elective3.0
 ANIM3999XANIM Jr Assessment (under 2.9 GPA)0.0
   15.0

Senior Year - Fall

 ANIM4604Animation Lab Pipeline3.0
 ANIM35**Drawing Elective3.0
 ANIM****Animation Elective3.0
Choose 1 2D or 3DANIM32022D Animation Techniques3.0
ANIM32032D Character Animation
ANIM3503Café Sketch
ANIM33033D Animation Modeling & Surfacing
ANIM33133D Character Animation Simulation
ANIM33233D Animation & Lighting Compositing
 LIBA28**Choose Business Elective3.0
   15.0

Senior Year - Spring

 ANIM4605Animation Lab Production3.0
  Art/Design Elective3.0
  Art/Design Elective3.0
 LIBAChoose LIBA Elective3.0
 LIBAChoose LIBA Elective3.0
   15.0