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COMMUNICATION

COMM-520
History of Animation (3)

Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

(CS, FM) (MS) A survey of the history, theory, and practice of animating visual imagery from the pre-cinematic forms to the present day. Lectures, screenings, and discussion examine the evolution of the medium in America, Europe, and Asia in terms of technology, artistic trends and national culture. Prerequisite: minimum 2.5 GPA.