January

WEEK 01


10th Tuesday
Register Class online
Introduction to class
Animation in Maya

12th Thursday
Catch up on Maya 6.5Animation preference (A)
Timeline ( Key tick,
Working Units ( Time )
Sound
Controlling animation; Time Slider, move/scale time range
Previewing animation; play blast
Intro to key frame animation
Exercise one: (Anim-optical)


WEEK 2

17th Tuesday
Key frame animation
Grouping and Hierarchy
Continue Exercise One: (Anim-optical)
Controlling Channels and Attributes for animation
Play blast
Fcheck

Assignment #1 “Anim optical” due January, Thursday 26(Quick Time)

19th Thursday
Intro to Sound
Intro to post productionwith AfterEffect

 

WEEK 3

24th Tuesday
Work day

26th Thursday
Critique: Assignment #1 “ Anim-optical” due today

WEEK 4

31st Tuesday
Squash and stretch
Animation concept; Timing*
Graph Editor
Controlling Function Curves in Animation (F-curves)

Exercise Two: Bouncing Ball