Acting For Animation

Winter 2018 Friday 8-12 Room 615

Syllabus
Assignment List

Week Topic Outline Downloads
Week 1

Course introduction, Attendance and Grading Polices
Lecture: Course content and expectations
Body Language, Gesture
Assignment: Body Language (10 pts)

Lecture
Week 2

Lecture: The Seven Essential Concepts of Acting
Assignment: Seven Essential Acting Concepts: Video Performance (10 pts) + Worksheet (5 pts)

Lecture
Worksheet
Week 3

Team Performance Video Due
Lecture: Mime
Midterm Assignment: Mime: Animation (10 pts) + Video Performance (5 pts)

Lecture
Week 4

Mid Term Performance Video Due
Open Lab on Mid Term

NONE
Week 5

Mid Term Assignment is due
Lecture: Conflict in scenes
Conflict: Video Performance (10 pts) + Worksheet (5 pts)

Lecture
Worksheet
Week 6

Team Performance Video Due
Lecture: Character Effort/Movement
Assignment: Character Effort: Video Performance (10 pts) + Worksheet (5 pts)

Lecture
Worksheet
Scripts
Week 7 HOLIDAY! NO CLASS! NONE
Week 8

Team Performance Video Due
Final Assignment: Mime: Animation (15 pts) + Video Performance (10 pts) + Worksheet (5 pts)

Worksheet
Week 9

Final Character Performance Videos Due
Open Lab

 
NONE
Week 10 Open Lab NONE
Week 11 Final Project Due NONE
Questions