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Animation Courses

Character Design + Development

Course No. ILL 265  Credits: 3.0
Faculty Dominic Scibilia | James Groman | Jeff Harter

This course will concentrate on the character creation process, focusing on all aspects of character concept and development. Students will learn to understand character types, body language and production techniques. In the fast growing gaming and animation industry, the ability to create characters is essential. Graphic novels/ comics, children’s books and advertising also rely heavily on an illustrators ability to create characters that meet client demands/ needs and make them part of a cohesive world. Offered spring.

CIA's Animation and Game Design programs listed 5th best in the Midwest

CIA's Animation and Game Design programs listed 5th best in the Midwest

Animation Career Review names CIA's Animation and Game Design programs as fifth best in the Midwest, noting our vast classroom/studio space.

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Hal Lewis

Assistant Professor

I Studied painting and illustration at the School of Visual Arts in New York and finished up my BFA in paintin...more

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