Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name Animation
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Course Code 9151
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Certificate of Attendance Limerick Institute of Technology None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Limerick City
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Expand+Start Dates: October & February

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Duration 10 weeks, 2 hours per week, Monday, 6.00pm to 8.00pm.
Course Fee

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Entry Requirements There are no formal academic entry requirements. This programme is specifically designed for those with an interest in pursuing animation professionally or as a hobby.
Financial Support

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Students registered on full time undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at LIT at the time of registration, may be eligible for a 25% reduction on Flexible Learning programme fees and are also eligible for substantial ...


An LIT Certificate of Completion will be issued to eligible participants.

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Course Content Aims
This course will be of benefit to those interested in further study of animation at 3rd level. This can include beginners, secondary school students wishing to apply for Art College in the future, mature students or students who already have some knowledge of animation but wish to extend their understanding of the subject.
Subjects Taught • Principles of Animation
• Life Drawing working from a life model
• Flip Book Principles
• Zoetropes and Phenakistascopes
• Scriptwriting and Storyboarding
• Character Design
• Introduction to Basic Computer Animation
• Introduction to Basic Stop Motion Animation
Assessment Method Continuous evaluation will take place during the programme with final evaluation on completion of the programme.
Further Enquiries For academic queries:
Contact: Mike Fox
Location LSAD Clare Street