This curricular unity is aimed at students with an interest in the digital animation, Motion Graphics and also intend to develop innovative visual effects for their projects. The finality, is to enable student pratice in Adobe After Effects software, as a resource in the conception of creative projects, and post-production, for video, cinema, T.V., multimedia and web.
The used methodology includes the following teaching/apprenticeship strategies:
• presentation, analysis and discussion of films (professional examples) concerning various principles of animation;
• expositive method in teatching the software fundamentals: import, working with layers, masking techniques, camera movements, kinetic type, effects, script expressions, 2D/3D animation, motion tracking, color corretion, editing, rendering and video export.