Introduction to Animation

(8 customer reviews)

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Introduction to Animation

(8 customer reviews)

| Total Course Video Hours: 11 Hrs 59 Min
|  Videos: 41
|  Course Access: 12 Months Unlimited Access
|  Study Method: Online Video Lessons
|  Course Type: Certificate Course
|  Award: Cyber Studies Institute

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Animation comes from the Latin words “anima,” which means “life,” and “animare” which means “to breathe life into” Animation consists of still images (called “frames”) with slight differences between them. When viewed together in a sequence, they give the illusion of motion – like a flipbook.

When thinking about Animation projects, what first comes to mind? Movies and cartoon shows are what people tend to think of first, as they’re the most mainstream. Animation also encompasses: Video Games/Interactive media Reconstructing events (for courtroom, education or television) Education – Help explain difficult concepts in a visual way, such as medicine or science. Internet memes/Animated Gifs

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Module 1
1.1 Introduction
1.2 What is Animation – Part1
1.3 What is Animation – Part2
1.4 Bouncy Ball Demo – Part1
1.5 Bouncy Ball Demo – Part2
1.6 Bouncy Ball Demo – Part3
1.7 Pendulum Demo – Part1
1.8 Pendulum Demo – Part2
1.9 Platform Pendulum Demo – Part1
1.10 Platform Pendulum Demo – Part2
1.11 Principles of Animation – Part1
1.12 Principles of Animation – Part2
1.13 Bouncy Ball in Perspective Demo – Part1
1.14 Bouncy Ball in Perspective Demo – Part2
1.15 Flag Wave Demo – Part1
1.16 Flag Wave Demo – Part2


Module 2
2.1 Weight Demo – Part1
2.2 Weight Demo – Part2
2.3 Weight Demo- Part3
2.4 Breaking a Character Down Into Basic Shapes
– Part1
2.5 Breaking a Character Down Into Basic Shapes
– Part2
2.6 Breaking a Character Down Into Basic Shapes
– Part3
2.7 Boil Demo – Part1
2.8 Boil Demo – Part2
2.9 A Take Demo – Part1
2.10 A Take Demo – Part2
2.11 Staggering Demo – Part1
2.12 Staggering Demo – Part2
2.13 Staggering Demo – Part3
2.14 Staggering Demo – Part4
2.15 Head Turn Demo – Part1
2.16 Head Turn Demo – Part2
2.17 Head Turn Demo – Part3
2.18 Head Turn Demo – Part4
2.19 Walk Cycles Demo – Part1
2.20 Walk Cycles Demo – Part2
2.21 Walk Cycles Demo – Part3
2.22 Run Cycles Demo
2.23 Dialogue Demo – Part1
2.24 Dialogue Demo – Part2
2.25 Dialogue Demo – Part3
2.26 Dialogue Demo – Part4
2.27 Conclusion

8 reviews for Introduction to Animation

  1. Nala

    The course included regular assessments, allowing me to track my progress and identify areas for improvement.

  2. Mthunzi

    Hands down, the best course I have ever had the pleasure of taking!

  3. Mason

    The course material was easy to grasp, and the content was excellent.

  4. Vuyokazi

    The course provided excellent resources and references for further learning.

  5. Ife

    I appreciated the responsive and helpful support from the course instructors whenever I had questions.

  6. Liam

    The course materials were well-organized and accessible. I could easily navigate through the lessons.

  7. Nia

    I appreciated the regular updates and additional resources provided throughout the course.

  8. Enzo

    CSI is undoubtedly the top college in South Africa. Highly recommended!

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