Minor in Animation

The minor in animation is open to all LAU students who are interested in learning how to create evocative animated works. The curriculum combines theoretical, practical and technical studies in animation. The minor in animation offers students an introduction to the theory and practice of animation, including its relationship to the history of art and cinema, creative writing and basic film production. It provides students with an opportunity to create both personal and collaborative work in a wide range of genres, from traditional character to contemporary experimental and computer animation. The program culminates in a screening and/or exhibition of the final outcome.


Required Courses: 8 Credits

GRA306 Sketching for Animation 2
GRA307 Design for Animation 2
GRA308 Motion Graphics 2
GRA309 Visual Storytelling 1
GRA310 Character Design 1

Elective Courses: 10 Credits

GRA408 Digital Painting 4
GRA409 2D Animation 3
GRA410 Advanced 2D Animation 3
GRA508 3D Modeling 3
GRA509 3D Animation 4
GRA510 Postproduction 3