Animation and Visual Effects Major

ART 330Figurative Lab3
CINE 111Digital Methods2
CINE 117Color and Design3
CINE 190Introduction to Animation Principles and Techniques3
CINE 1922D Character Animation3
CINE 202Storyboarding for Animation [Proposed]3
CINE 203Introduction to CG Animation [Proposed] 3
CINE 204Layout Fundamentals [Proposed]3
CINE 205CG Character Animation [Proposed]3
CINE 212Character Design 1 [Proposed]3
CINE 253Action Analysis 1 [Proposed]2
CINE 274Story and Character3
WRIT 220 Writing 2: Film Analysis and Criticism 13
Emphasis: Animation or Visual Effects22
Total Units59
Animation Emphasis
CINE 305Visual Development [Proposed]3
CINE 322Sound Design3
CINE 345Advanced Story Concepts [Proposed]3
CINE 3922D Character Animation 2 [Proposed]3
CINE 395Animation Film Workshop [Proposed]3
CINE 445Portfolio Review and Preparation [Proposed]1
CINE 499Capstone Project in Cinematic Arts (Course is taken twice) 23
Total Units22
Visual Effects Emphasis
CINE 307CG Character Animation 2 [Proposed]3
CINE 358Rigging for Animation [Proposed]3
CINE 390CG Production Modeling [Proposed]3
CINE 391Visual Effects and Compositing3
CINE 395Animation Film Workshop [Proposed]3
CINE 445Portfolio Review and Preparation [Proposed]1
CINE 499Capstone Project in Cinematic Arts 23
Total Units22

Suggested Study Plan: Years 1 and 2

Plan of Study Grid
Year I
FallUnits
GE 100 First-Year Seminar 3
MATH 130
Introduction to Statistics
or College Algebra
or Mathematics in Society
3
Fitness for Life 1
CINE 190 Introduction to Animation Principles and Techniques 3
ART 330 Figurative Lab 3
CINE 117 Color and Design 3
 Units16
Spring
WRIT 110 Writing 1: The Art and Craft of Writing 3
CINE 192 2D Character Animation 3
CINE 274 Story and Character 3
CINE 111 Digital Methods 2
MIN 108 Christian Life, Faith, and Ministry 3
Elective 3
 Units17
Year II
Fall
WRIT 220 Writing 2: Film Analysis and Criticism 3
BIOL 101 Fundamentals of Biology 4
CINE 202 Storyboarding for Animation 3
CINE 203 Introduction to CG Animation 3
CINE 253 Action Analysis 2
 Units15
Spring
PSYC 290 Human Growth and Development 3
GE Humanities: Literature 3
CINE 205 CG Character Animation 3
CINE 201 Character Design 1 3
CINE 205 Layout Fundamentals 3
 Units15
 Total Units63

Suggested Study Plan: Years 3 and 4: Animation

Plan of Study Grid
Year III
FallUnits
GE Humanities: History 3
CINE 305 Visual Development 3
CINE 392 2D Character Animation 2 3
UBBL 100 Introduction to Biblical Literature: Exodus/Deuteronomy 3
COMM 111 Public Communication 3
 Units15
Spring
UBBL 230 Luke/Acts 3
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy 3
CINE 345 Advanced Story Concepts 3
CINE 395 Animation Film Workshop 3
CINE 475 Civic Engagement Through Media 3
 Units15
Year IV
Fall
GE: Theology 3
CINE 451 World Cinema 3
CINE 499 Capstone Project in Cinematic Arts 3
CINE 322 Sound Design 3
CINE 375 Writing 3: Screenwriting 3
 Units15
Spring
CINE 499 Capstone Project in Cinematic Arts 3
CINE 445 Portfolio Review and Preperation 2
GE: Upper Division Bible 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Units14
 Total Units59

Suggested Study Plan: Years 3 and 4: Visual Effects

Plan of Study Grid
Year III
FallUnits
GE Humanities: History 3
CINE 390 CG Production Modeling 3
CINE 307 - 2D Character Animation 2 3
UBBL 100 Introduction to Biblical Literature: Exodus/Deuteronomy 3
COMM 111 Public Communication 3
 Units15
Spring
UBBL 230 Luke/Acts 3
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy 3
CINE 358 Rigging for Animation 3
CINE 395 Animation Film Workshop 3
CINE 475 Civic Engagement Through Media 3
 Units15
Year IV
Fall
GE: Theology 3
CINE 451 World Cinema 3
CINE 499 Capstone Project in Cinematic Arts 3
CINE 375 Writing 3: Screenwriting 3
CINE 391 VFX and Compositing 3
 Units15
Spring
CINE 499 Capstone Project in Cinematic Arts 3
CINE 445 Portfolio Review and Preperation 2
GE: Upper Division Bible 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Units14
 Total Units59