Course code MākZ3017
Faculty Faculty of Education, Psychology and Art
Credit points, number of lectures
Credit points ECTS Credit points Total number of auditorium hours Number of lecture hours Number of seminars and practical work hours Number of student independent work hours
2 3 32 6 26 48
E-courses MākZ3017: Animation II
Course annotation On the basis of the theoretical and practical knowledge acquired in the first part students have to draw a reel lasting for 12 – 15 seconds. Students use the images they have already created and the comics drawn. Comics is the framing of a miniature animation film. The reel should include the turn of the head, the motion or run and the drawing of a close-up in order to show the nuances of small details. The intensity of the rest of actions depends on the solutions of the individual student. The graphic development of the main image should be performed in pencil and the line of the silhouette should be clearly understandable. The degree of image stylization and complexity depends on the author’s individuality, the novelty of ideas and technical skills.
Results Having mastered this course students are able to perform independently animation tasks in order to work in a team to produce animation films or individual animation clips or reels. Successful acquisition of the course allows mastering the specifics of animation in more detail.

Course plan 1.Specifics of creating an animation film.6
2.Practical work – acquisition of animation, copying and phasing strategies.26
Requirements for obtaining credit points The participation in practical classes – compulsory. Students are assessed after presenting their sketches, images and animation work.
Exposition 30% + exposition 30% + final exam (animation clip) 40%
Study programmes Art