University of Technology Sydney

88408 Animation Story Development

6cp; typically 12 x 3hrs (tutorial and lab classes)
Requisite(s): 82120 Animation Studio: Foundations in Animation Language



In this subject, students learn the principles of how to approach and develop a storyboard for animated film and television and the specific creative and technical responsibilities required, relevant to industry practice.

Working from a supplied script, topics covered include: cinema language, use of camera, continuity, composition, and storytelling. Students learn to visualise a script using storyboard techniques, experimenting with ways to communicate ideas through sequential narrative, resulting in a high-level pre-production storyboard and animatic with sound.

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Autumn session, City campus
Spring session, City campus

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