University of Technology Sydney

89210 Animation Fundamentals

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The objective of this subject is the development of core animation skills and the fundamental principles that underpin performance-based animation. The focus is on 2D character animation, human mechanics, movement physics and timing. Students acquire these animation skills through a number of exercises using hand and digital drawing techniques and Harmony 2D animation software. The subject aims to support sudents in creative exploration, analysis and reflection on the animation process.

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