Nikolaus Jantsch
Institute of Fine Arts and Media Art, Painting and Animated Film
2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen (VU), 4.0 ECTS, 4.0 semester hours, course number S00162


Topic of the course
In this course, students will learn artistic techniques and methods, as well as aesthetic and analytical basics of the production of animated films. The aim of the course is the acquisition of knowledge of digital and analog visualization using animation film technologyand the ability to translate the skills acquired into a film project.

History of animation film, storyboard development, conception, dramaturgy, film analysis ect.
Handling animation software, lighting, sound and film music, blue box, cameraless animation, digital animation, stop-motion ect.

Examination Modalities

weekly animation exercises


the course takes place at Ferstltrakt, Rooftop, back left, after the lift


08 March 2023, 11:00–14:00
15 March 2023, 11:00–14:00
22 March 2023, 11:00–14:00
29 March 2023, 11:00–14:00
19 April 2023, 11:00–14:00
26 April 2023, 11:00–14:00
03 May 2023, 11:00–14:00
10 May 2023, 11:00–14:00
17 May 2023, 11:00–14:00
24 May 2023, 11:00–14:00
31 May 2023, 11:00–14:00
07 June 2023, 11:00–14:00
14 June 2023, 11:00–14:00
21 June 2023, 11:00–14:00

Course Enrolment

Via online registration

TransArts - Transdisciplinary Arts (Bachelor): Artistic and art technology foundations: Artistic and art technology foundations 180/002.01

Design: Specialisation in Graphics and Advertising (2. Section): Technical Basics: Film, Animation, Sound 577/204.11

Fine Arts (2. Section): Artistic and Research Practice: Offers beyond the ZKF 605/201.02

Fine Arts (2. Section): Artistic and Research Practice: Free Electives out of Artistic and Research Practice 605/201.80

Co-registration: possible

Attending individual courses: possible