Academic Calendar 2023-2024

Animation Theory and Practice Certificate


Subject: Administered by the Department of Film and Media and the Faculty of Arts and Science.
Plan: Consists of 15.00 units as described below.
Program: The Plan will lead to a Certificate in Animation Theory and Practice.

1. Core
A. Complete the following:
ANIM 200Introduction to Animation3.00
2. Option
A. Complete 12.00 units from the following course list:12.00
Total Units15.00

3. Notes

A. No more than 6.00 units of core and option courses may be counted toward the requirements of both the Certificate and another Arts and Science Program.

B. No more than 6.00 units of core and option courses may be transfer credits from outside Queen’s University.

Animation Course Lists

The following list contains courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.6 (Access to Classes), students do not have enrolment priority in all of these courses. Access to these courses may only be made available during the Open Enrolment period, and then only if space permits.


Animation Theory and Practice Options
ANIM 201Animation Festival Programming3.00
ANIM 400Special Topics in Animation3.00
FILM 200Introduction to Video Game Studies3.00
FILM 220Animated Feature Films from Disney to Ghibli3.00
FILM 316Video Games and Culture3.00
FILM 356Animation Production3.00
FILM 368Animation Theory and Criticism3.00
FILM 369Advanced Animation Production3.00
FILM 3773D Animation3.00
FILM 378Computational Cinema3.00
FILM 379Virtual and Augmented Reality App Development3.00
FILM 394Post-Production3.00
FILM 401Special Effects3.00