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IMD 4003 [0.5 credit] 3D Computer Animation

Advanced topics in computer animation: principles of animation, motion capture, forward/inverse kinematics, key-framing, motion editing/retargeting/interpolation, soft-body animation (including shape interpolation), character animation (walking/locomotion, rigging, weighting, and facial animation), particle systems, dynamic systems (cloth, fluid, and hair), behavioural and procedural animation.
Prerequisite(s): IMD 3002 and IMD 3900.
Lecture three hours a week, tutorial/laboratory two hours a week.