COURSE DETAILS

BA (Hons) Animation

Institution

Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)

Course Duration

3 YEARS

Course Fees

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COURSE DESCRIPTION

This programme aims to develop you as a creative animator. The animation route offers the opportunity to specialize in modeling, animation and composite-based applications in the creation of character film-making.

The programme focuses on the many aspects of the fundament animation process and is supported by series of specialist lecturers, demonstrations and seminars that introduce students to professional, design, and creative process.

Year 1 provides a structure for learning the major principles of animation. You will explore a range of techniques involving 2D and CG elements. Semester 2 builds on the principles of Animation with further development.

Year 2 involves the development of characters in greater depth. This includes enhancing audio dialogue and body gesture, an introduction to action integration, and advanced lighting and camera work for greater shot composition; as wellas model making as a core module with a focus on set building. You will also have the option of studying experimental animation.

In Year 3 you will be expected to produce a series of short animations which display excellent performance-based animation. Emphasis is places on professional practice in preparation for graduation and greater employment prospects through animation.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

STPM Successful completion of STPM with 2 full passes or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2.0 and completion of SPM or equivalent
Other Successful completion of the relevant APIIT Diploma, or Successful completion of study in another recognised institution with academic credits equivalent to Year 1 of an honours degree in relevant subjects
Foundation Recognised Matriculation or foundation with CGPA 2.0
A-Level Successful completion of A-Level with at least a pass in 2 subjects and successful completion of O-Level or equivalent