Course Title: 2D Animation

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6048

Course Title: 2D Animation

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 45.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term2 2007

Course Contact: Josiane Meuller

Course Contact Phone: 99254585

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This semester long course covers skills required for thorough grounding in the principles of 2D animation. It also covers the covers the creation of 2D animation for a range of multimedia platforms and functions. 

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFIMA03A Create 2D digital animation


CUFIMA03A/01 Identify animation requirements

CUFIMA03A/02 Identify scope of 2D animation software

CUFIMA03A/03 Product key drawings for animation

CUFIMA03A/04 Produce 2D animation

CUFIMA03A/05 Evaluate animation

National Element Code & Title:

ICPMM61DA Prepare Multimedia For Different Platforms


ICPMM61DA/01 Identify and describe multimedia delivery techniques

ICPMM61DA/02 Prepare data for multimedia platforms

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessment takes the form of six practice-based assignments involving creative response to a brief. Students will design and execute digital animation for a range of different multimedia platforms.