Moving Image Design Curriculum

Haliburton School of Art + Design

Accepting Applications for September 2019

Credential: Ontario College Certificate ( 1 semester )
Classes begin:
September 03, 2019
Offered at:
Haliburton Campus
Program code:
MID
Tuition & Ancillary Fees:
Tuition is unavailable at this time

Courses and Descriptions

Semester 1

DESN 41
Units/ Hours: 42

Students will be exposed to 2D and 3D animation styles with hands-on creation. Techniques learned will include hand drawing, object animation and pixilation.

DESN 34
Units/ Hours: 42

In this studio/lab-based course, computers, digital cameras, tablets and scanners will be employed to gather images and create compositions for time-based media. Technical emphasis will be on how the camera works and creating short movie sequences.

DESN 44
Units/ Hours: 42

Students will understand the importance of a professional digital portfolio and presence. Websites, video channels, and digital magazines will be used showcase student portfolios.

DESN 39
Units/ Hours: 42

Students will learn creative and technical skills to integrate text, photography, illustration, and video to create animated and interactive projects. Applications will include internet, website, digital, mobile device, phone and tablet to interact with an audience across multiple platforms.

DESN 33
Units/ Hours: 42

This course will introduce the principles, elements, concepts and technology of digital media and time-based media arts within the context of contemporary art practice.

DESN 42
Units/ Hours: 42

Students will design digital art installations including augmented reality, content-rich media and projection. The focus will be on current trends in video art and installation, sound, performance and multimedia computing in the contemporary art world.

DESN 35
Units/ Hours: 42

Students will move through the fundamentals of video and audio production in digital editing. Media elements (live footage, animation, photography, graphics, sound and music) will be combined and students will learn to output to different applications.

DESN 40
Units/ Hours: 42

Students will design and edit multi-media projects incorporating advanced post-production tools and techniques such as time mapping, morphing, stylistic overlays, illustration and video blending.

DESN 38
Units/ Hours: 42

This course is the first of three studio art classes designed to provide students with the opportunity to create, author, exhibit and critically evaluate video and time-based art. The course will culminate in a video art screening/exhibition of student work.

DESN 43
Units/ Hours: 42

This course is the second of three studio art classes designed to provide students with the opportunity to create, author, exhibit and critically evaluate video and time-based art. In this advanced course, students are expected to consult with faculty and apply techniques learned in prior courses. The course will culminate in a video art screening/exhibition of student work.

DESN 45
Units/ Hours: 42

This course is the third of three studio art classes designed to provide students with the opportunity to create, author, exhibit and critically evaluate video and time-based art. In this advanced course, students are expected to consult with faculty and apply techniques learned in prior courses. The students will now have explored avenues of personal interest and created a portfolio of works. The course will culminate in a public video art screening/exhibition of student work that will be professionally reviewed.

DESN 37
Units/ Hours: 42

This course is an introduction to the nature of storytelling and communication through visual and spoken language. Students will develop digital and traditional storytelling processes with increased emphasis on the relationship of moving images and words.

DESN 36
Units/ Hours: 42

This course introduces light, shadow, sound and audio as artistic media. Images and sounds and will be captured and transformed using an assortment of digital and traditional effects. Students will understand how these elements are used by moving image artists to support storytelling.

ARTS1470
Units/ Hours: 42

Ours is a visual and material culture. In this course, the students will examine significant events and individuals through the history of visual art, digital media and design. The concept of the `audience' is explored, not only as a simple `viewer,' but also as a `consumer/market'. Through readings, lectures, research and presentation, students will be introduced to the complex impact of images and objects as political, artistic, marketing and creative communication tools.