ANI 255 Advanced Animation and Effects* (3 Hours)
Prerequisites or corequisites: ANI 220.
The Advanced Animation and Effects course exposes students to various particle effects, rigid and soft body dynamics, and effects like rain, snow, lightning, fire and different types of shatter. Through hands-on tutorials students will simulate and render a variety of visual effects including liquid, cloth and hair. Students will also explore rendering layers and passes, and composite these elements into stunning portfolio work. 6 hrs. integrated lecture/lab/wk.
...College Algebra* 3 OR Any Precalculus/Calculus Course...C++* 4 or CS 255 Basic Data Structures...