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Animation is a universal visual form with a rich history and multiple applications in contemporary life, from the cinema to fine arts, advertising and beyond. In this hands-on course you will be encouraged to creatively explore a broad range of 2D animation tools, gaining a foundation in straight ahead, key frame and stop-motion animation techniques using industry standard computer-based software and equipment. With an emphasis on technical understanding and fundamental concepts of visual storytelling, this course will equip you with the confidence and independence to develop your own animation practice within a dynamic and evolving technological landscape.

Study Level


Offering Terms

Term 2



Delivery Mode

Partially online

Indicative contact hours


Conditions for Enrolment

Prerequisite: 24 units of credit at level 1, including MDIA1000 or MDIA1005 or ARTS1064

Course Outline

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