Course Info

ANI 430: 3D Character Animation

This course explores the art and techniques for character performance in 3D. Students will study and employ fundamental principles for character animation beginning with the essentials of blocking and inbetweening, and continuing with core mechanics including walk cycles, expressions, and lip sync. Students are required to animate weekly shots culminating in a final lip synced character performance. PREREQUISITE(S): ANI 423

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 501
Class number: 20770
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 401
Class number: 12393
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 601
Class number: 33363
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 22173
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 32898
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Josh Jones | View syllabus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 601
Class number: 32641
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 22691
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 701
Class number: 11436
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00722 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Josh Jones | View syllabus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 901
Class number: 30120
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Devin Bell | View syllabus

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 801
Class number: 20455
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00722 at Loop Campus

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 401
Class number: 10293
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00722 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Josh Jones | View syllabus

Spring 2013-2014

Section: 601
Class number: 30146
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Devin Bell | View syllabus

Winter 2013-2014

Section: 801
Class number: 20560
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Josh Jones | View syllabus

Fall 2013-2014

Section: 701
Class number: 11246
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00722 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Josh Jones | View syllabus
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Spring 2012-2013

Section: 901
Class number: 34963
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT 00364 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Josh Jones | View syllabus

Winter 2012-2013

Section: 801
Class number: 25976
Meeting time: Tu 6:00PM - 9:15PM
Location: STDCT 00363 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Josh Jones | View syllabus