ANIMATION BEGINNER LEVEL

Our Beginner level course is a set of five semesters. Each semester is designed to teach the principals needed to learn animation as per industry requirements, our goal is to teach you how to create a believable animation that connects with audience around the world. Every semester will consist of eight lectures, two lectures per week.

SEMESTER : 1

Introduction To Maya

Duration: 4 Weeks

Details

Learn the basics of Maya: the Maya interface, working with objects, modeling basics, how to animate objects, apply textures, and use lights and cameras to render your scene. Students with Maya experience can skip this course.

SEMESTER : 2

Introduction To Animation

Duration: 4 Weeks

Details

This semester will teach you the very basics of animation and will be focussed to strengthen the fundamentals of animation, this semester is the base of the entire animation learning In this semester you will learn the concept of timing and spacing and sense of weight and gravity in animnation with the help of bouncing ball and will cover all the principles of animation through various exercise and assignments.

SEMESTER : 3

Locomotion and Cycles

Duration: 4 weeks

Details

This semester is designed to learn the concepts required for motion and locomotion, including balance, weight, center of gravity, Walk cycles and run cycles are important to master before you start body mechanics exercise.This workshop will cover biped and quadruped walk and run cycle and stylised walk cycles.

SEMESTER : 4

Body mechanics basics

Duration: 4 weeks

Details

The objective of this semester will be to understand how human body reacts to gravity and perform various task like jump, turn, weightshift and performs every task keeping itslf balanced, if you cant get body mechanics right you cant the audience to believe in your character, body mechanics exercise are great way to understand all the principles of animation in more detailed manner.

SEMESTER : 5

Acting And Performance Basics

Duration: 4 weeks

Details

Acting is one of the most challenging aspects of character animation. Through acting, you'll learn to show the audience the character's emotion and personality, You cannot convey a great storytelling without great performance in your character. In character performance you will explore how to make a character seem alive, and how to craft a believable performance. Students will also get familiar with facial animation and lipsync to be able to convey the audience with characters facial expressions with emotions.

SEMESTER : 6

Final Assessment

Duration: 4 weeks

Details

This term will assess your entire larning at Animyx, where students will have to through some test and will get grades that will determine what level each student has obtained and how much they need to improve. This term will also help students to help prepare their demoreels which is key to showcase their work to recruiters.