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Media Arts & Animation Bachelor of Fine Arts

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Program Overview

In the Media Arts & Animation program, you’ll develop a strong foundation in drawing, design, and illustration in order to produce traditional 2-D formats. Then, you’ll move into computer generated 3-D formats that make characters and objects come alive. Graduates are prepared to seek entry-level employment such as animator, computer animator, digital media producer, special effects artist, background designer, computer artist, layout artist, or video game artist.
Media Arts & Animation

Program Description

The baccalaureate program in Media Arts & Animation is a twelve quarter program. The program provides the graduate with art, design, technical, business, and life skills needed to develop and seek a career in the fields of animation and related media arts. Program Outcomes: Upon successful completion of the program, graduates should be able to: • Demonstrate application of learned concepts from foundation level art courses. These would include: drawing, color, form, design, composition and foundation level digital art skills • Demonstrate an applied technical knowledge of animation tools and software according to current industry standards • Demonstrate a practical understanding and application in the principles of animation, acting and movement and cinematic storytelling as it relates to 2D and 3D animation (as applicable) • Demonstrate professionalism, through the creation and presentation of a demoreel and self-promotion package, according to current industry standards • Demonstrate the ability to conceptualize, plan, execute, and deliver quality animation projects • Demonstrate the ability to work on team-based projects
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