The Computer Animation minor is designed to focus on all aspects of 2D and 3D computer animation technology currently used in a variety of industries including medical, architectural, educational, manufacturing, and movie and television production.  Throughout the minor, a variety of software tools are used including Autodesk Maya and Blender.  The emphasis is on developing a set of technical skills and knowledge.  While the emphasis is on technology, coursework includes projects to enhance students’ artistic abilities.

CSC 175Informatics 13
CSC 200Foundations of Programing 13
CSC 210Art & Science of Comp Animatio3
CSC 315Intermed Computer Animation3
CSC 335Character & Story Development3
CSC 435Advanced Computer Animation3
Total Hours18

A Computer Science or Information Technology major may minor in Computer Animation by completing these four courses (12 credits) as long as none of these were used to satisfy major requirements,

CSC 210Art & Science of Comp Animatio3
CSC 315Intermed Computer Animation3
CSC 335Character & Story Development3
CSC 435Advanced Computer Animation3
Foundations of Comp Science 2
Readings in IT-OL 2