UT Dallas 2012 Undergraduate Catalog

ATEC4351 - Animation Studio I

ATEC 4351 Animation Studio I (3 semester hours) Animation Studio is a two-semester course sequence in which students will create a finished 3D animated short. All areas of production will be involved, including preproduction, layout, modeling, rigging, animation, texturing, lighting, compositing, VFX, and rendering. The story for the project(s) will be selected through a process where a faculty jury selects the winning idea from student story submissions. Students will need to apply for specific positions to gain entrance into the course. A faculty jury will select students to fill the open positions. The number and types of positions may vary based on the selected story's needs. May be repeated for credit (6 hours maximum). Prerequisites: ATEC 3317 or ATEC 3327 or ATEC 4337 or ATEC 3328 and instructor consent required. (0-3) Y