Minor in Animation and Visual Effects

About the Minor

The Animation and Visual Effects Minor requires the completion of eight courses (minimum 24.0 credits). The minor provides basic foundation in the technological, storytelling, and design skills used by 3D animators and visual effects artists in the highly competitive entertainment and design worlds, with the opportunity for individualized tailoring according to the student's interests.

Program Requirements

Required Courses:
ANIM 100Foundational Tools for Animation & VFX3.0
or DIGM 100 Digital Design Tools
or PHTO 141 Digital Photographic Post Production
or VSCM 200 Computer Imaging II
ANIM 110Digital Imaging for Animation & VFX3.0
ANIM 140Computer Graphics Imagery I3.0
ANIM 211Animation I3.0
Select four of the following:12.0
Computer Graphics Imagery II
Animation II
History of Animation
Digital Compositing I
Digital Compositing II
Organic Modeling I
Advanced Lighting
Character Animation I
Character Animation II
Spatial Data Capture
Advanced Compositing
Advanced Animation
Total Credits24.0
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