Course Info

ANI 231: 3D Animation

Due to COVID-19, Spring in-class sections will be conducted online. Please contact your instructor for more information.

In this course, students will be introduced to animation in 3D through the use of traditional animation principles. Topics will include: animation fundamentals, keyframing, splining, animated cameras, rendering, and an introduction to rigging basic characters. Emphasis will be placed on using the computer as a tool to create animation for film and games. PREREQUISITE(S): ANI 230

Fall 2020-2021

Section: 401
Class number: 10199
Meeting time: TuTh 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: OLSYN CH000 at Online Campus

Section 402A

Class number 10212

Meeting dates: 9/9/2020 - 11/24/2020
Meeting time: M 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00658 at Loop Campus
Meeting dates: 9/9/2020 - 11/24/2020
Meeting time: W 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: OLSYN CHLIV at Loop Campus



Section 402B

Class number 17160

Meeting dates: 9/9/2020 - 11/24/2020
Meeting time: M 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: OLSYN CHLIV at Loop Campus
Meeting dates: 9/9/2020 - 11/24/2020
Meeting time: W 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00658 at Loop Campus


Section: 402C
Class number: 17161
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: OLSYN CHLIV at Online Campus

Spring 2019-2020

Section: 601
Class number: 30456
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: REMOT E0000
Section: 602
Class number: 30457
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: REMOT E0000
Section: 901
Class number: 31078
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: REMOT E0000

Winter 2019-2020

Section: 501
Class number: 22504
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: DPAUL C106B at Loop Campus
Section: 801
Class number: 22505
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 401
Class number: 12697
Meeting time: TuTh 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 402
Class number: 12711
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00658 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Spring 2018-2019

Section: 601
Class number: 30256
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 602
Class number: 30257
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: DPAUL C106B at Loop Campus

Winter 2018-2019

Section: 501
Class number: 25453
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00722 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 502
Class number: 25454
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Josh Jones | View syllabus

Fall 2018-2019

Section: 401
Class number: 14677
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus
Section: 402
Class number: 14756
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus
Section: 403
Class number: 16052
Meeting time: TuTh 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00658 at Loop Campus

Spring 2017-2018

Section: 601
Class number: 33942
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus
Section: 602
Class number: 33943
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Josh Jones | View syllabus
Section: 603
Class number: 35837
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00532 at Loop Campus

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 501
Class number: 20761
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 502
Class number: 20762
Meeting time: TuTh 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 401
Class number: 12390
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: DPAUL C106B at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 402
Class number: 12488
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: DPAUL C106B at Loop Campus

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 601
Class number: 33359
Meeting time: MW 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00722 at Loop Campus
Section: 602
Class number: 33360
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: DPAUL C106B at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 22164
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00527 at Loop Campus
Section: 503
Class number: 22165
Meeting time: TuTh 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: DPAUL C106B at Loop Campus

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 401
Class number: 32892
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 402
Class number: 33098
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00722 at Loop Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 601
Class number: 32637
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: DPAUL C106B at Loop Campus
Section: 602
Class number: 32638
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: DPAUL C106B at Loop Campus
Section: 603
Class number: 33255
Meeting time: TuTh 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00722 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Josh Jones | View syllabus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 22682
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: DPAUL C106B at Loop Campus
Section: 502
Class number: 26532
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00532 at Loop Campus
Section: 801
Class number: 22683
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: DPAUL C106B at Loop Campus