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School of Animation & Visual Effects

AA ANM - Storyboarding

First Year - 30.0 Units

First Semester 12.0 Units

  • ANM_101: Introduction to Computer Graphics for Animation
    [Core]
  • FND_110: Analysis of Form
    [Core]
  • MPT_105: Cinematic Storytelling
    [Major]
  • ANM_180: Introduction to Animation Principles & Techniques
    [Core]

Second Semester 18.0 Units

  • ANM_105: Computer Animation Production
    [Core]
  • FND_112: Figure Drawing
    [Core]
  • ANM_203: Preproduction Principles
    [Core]
  • LA_108: Composition for the Artist
    [Liberal Arts: Written Communications Requirement]
  • FND_116: Perspective
    [Core] **Recommended Summer course
  • LA_134: History & Technology of Visual Effects & Computer Animation
    [Liberal Arts: Art Historical Awareness Requirement] **Recommended Summer course

Second Year - 36.0 Units

Third Semester 15.0 Units

  • ANM_270: Storyboarding 1: Camera Language & Animatics
    [Major]
  • FA_213: Introduction to Anatomy
    [Core]
  • ILL_120: Clothed Figure Drawing 1
    [Core]
  • LA_120: Clothed Figure Drawing 1
    [Liberal Arts: Art Historical Awareness Requirement]
  • LA_291: Designing Careers
    [Liberal Arts: Employment Communications & Practices Requirement]

Fourth Semester 21.0 Units

  • ANM_205: Careers in Animation & VFX
    [Core] ---MIDPOINT REVIEW---
  • ILL_222: Heads & Hands 1
    [Major]
  • ANM_370: Storyboarding 2: Drawing for Cartoons
    [Major]
  • LA_121: Art History through the 19th Century
    [Liberal Arts: Art Historical Awareness Requirement]
  • (LA_202: English Composition: Creative Persuasion & Argument, OR LA_280: Perspective Journalism)
    [Liberal Arts: Written Communications Requirement] [Liberal Arts: Written Communications Requirement]
  • ***_***:
    [Major] **To be taken in Summer.
  • FND_122: Color Fundamentals
    [Core] **To be taken in Summer.