Basics of Animation


Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a Basics of Animation course Monday-Friday, June 5-9 from 8 am – noon in the Creative & Performing Arts Building (CAPA), Rm 207, 207A.

The course will teach students how to animate using Adobe After Effects 2017. This introductory course will acquaint students with the interface, basic concepts, and workspace in Adobe After Effects and learn basic animation techniques. Students will also learn how to create unique animated texts using the type tool. At the end of the course, students will have a short animation as an example of their creative skills.

Students must be 10 years or older. Space is limited to 15 students so register quickly to reserve a spot. The course fee is $225. A jump drive is required to participate in the course.