Degrees and Certifications:
BFA - Computer Arts and Graphic Design MAT - Art Education
Mr. Marlon Hayes
This course is designed to give students exposes to a wide range animation techniques. Knowing the industry-standard animation and interactivity tool Adobe Animate CC (previously known as “Flash Professional”) can help you get a foothold in the exciting multimedia world. During this course students will be explore to the history and evolution of early animation. Emphasis will be on the processes involved in creation of animation stressing teamwork, storyboarding, creating character, stage design and sound design. The class will consist of demonstrations, viewing of related works, hands-on experimentation, and critique. Weekly projects will further student’s exploration of animation approaches and techniques. Digital cameras, scanning, Wacom Tablets, and computer editing are critical skills that make the foundation for this class. Students will also learn Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe Indesign.
This course introduces the basics concepts and procedures for creating effective video games. Students will explore the basic fundamental principles behind what makes a good video game, the purpose of gaming, and genres of games. Through production, readings, discussions and presentations, students will learn the various roles, employment possibilities, controversies and technology within the industry.
All Classes have a Course Fee of $30.00, can be paid online through Skyward.
(2) Sketch Books
(1) Set of Sketch Pencils
(1) Flashdrive (16GB)