This course aims to equip you with fundamental concepts and techniques in the production of motion graphics and animation for digital video and interactive media.
Professionals aiming to acquire basic to intermediate skills in the creation and development of motion graphics and digital imaging using Adobe After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop.
Completion of this course will not guarantee entry into an RMIT Program.
You will explore key concepts and strategies in the production of motion graphics and compositing. You will also create your own animation for broadcast or interactive application.
It is advised that you have prior basic and intermediate knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and some basic animation skills.
All relevant course materials are provided including on-campus use of Mac computers.
USB memory stick or portable hard drive.
Participants will be awarded an RMIT Statement of Participation.
Course Presenter - Peter McDonald
Peter McDonald graduated RMIT with a Bachelor of Animation and Interactive Media in 2013, with a focus on 2D animation and game design. He currently works as a Freelance Artist/Illustrator and 2D Animator, in addition to teaching in the Interactive Media Program at RMIT.
Alyssa is a founder, co-director and creative at Pirate Size Productions, a fledgling studio primarily working in animated content for kids and families.
Alyssa is also a freelance animator / and sessional teacher.
Great course and well facilitated by Peter. Peter K
Learning a variety of topics was great. Peter was a legend. Very helpful. Grant
The skills were very practical and relevant to such a broad range of applications. Peter was a wonderful teacher who was always hapy to answer questions. Andy
The exercises and the scope of the topics it covered. Peter was very well prepared, friendly and helpful. Nicola
The knowledge gained during the course. The program is pretty exciting so each class was a bit magic. Alice
Learning techniques that I can use for work & my own enjoyment. Having a good instructor to talk through ideas and processes with. Jeremy
Attended the course to learn about shortcuts and fundamental rules of after effects, the course taught me everything I was hoping to learn. Samantha
Awesome beginners course relating to industry practice. Katrina