Spring 2017

The Class search category for ACCAD courses is Adv Computing Cntr Arts& Design <number> or ACCAD <number>

 

ACCAD 4101: Performance and Installation Technology - 3 cr.

Class #: 28278 (Undergrad) - see ACCAD 7101 for Grad section.
Days and Times: Wed./Fri.; 11:10 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 349-A
Instructor: Matthew Lewis

An overview of technologies useful for creating interactive installations and performance systems, using video projection, 3D graphics, environmental sensors and visual programming.  Prereq: Instructor Permission.

 

ACCAD 5002: 3D Computer Animation: Form, Light and Motion I - 3 cr.

Class #: 30421  (Undergrad)
Class #: 30420  (Grad)
Days and Times: Tues./Thurs.;  9:35 am - 10:55 am
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 349-A
Instructor: Stephen Conroy

Overview of 3D computer animation components and stages of production.

 

ACCAD 5003: 3D Computer Animation: Form, Light and Motion II - 3 cr.

Class #: 28131  (Undergrad)
Class #: 28130  (Grad)
Days and Times: Tues./Thurs;  11:10 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 349-A
Instructor: Alan Price

Advanced topics in 3D computer animation production. Prereq: 5002 or Instructor Permission.

 

ACCAD 5141: Interactive Arts Media: UI/UX - 3 cr.

Class #: 25500  (Undergrad)
Class #: 25499  (Grad)
Days and Times: Mon/Wed; 5:30 pm - 6:50 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 349-A
Instructor: Jeremy Patterson

In this course students will learn the processes of concept development for an interactive mobile application. Students will gain exposure to the methods involved in designing and crafting a user interface that is both usable in a utilitarian sense but also provides a cohesive, subjectively satisfying experience that in turn motivates the user to repeatedly utilize the application.

 

ACCAD 5194.01: Experimental Animation - 3 cr.

Class #: 33076  (Undergrad)
Class #: 33075  (Grad)
Days and Times: Mondays; 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 332 (Conference Room)
Instructor: Dave Filipi

This course will be a survey of influential animation artists working outside the economic and artistic norms of commercial animation. Pre-requisites: Instructor permission required for undergraduate section.

 

ACCAD 5194.01: Narrative and Performance in Virtual Reality - 3 cr.

Class #: 34673  (Undergrad)
Class #: 34672  (Grad)
Days and Times: Mondays; 9:00 am - 12:45 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 349-A & 350 Motion Lab
Instructor: Alex Oliszewski and Vita Berezina-Blackburn

Investigation of approaches for presenting narratives in full body, room scale VR scenarios. Includes a survey of current state of available technologies and existing VR experiences, as well as related creative practices. Students of this course will take on the role of both critics and makers of VR content. Prereq:  At least one of the following skills is required for students taking this class: 3D Modeling, 3D Animation, Acting and Performance Training, Unity Based Interactive Design, VR Development, Motion Capture, Script or Play writing.  Also:undergraduate section requires instructor permission.

 

ACCAD 5500: Integrated Tech Lab: Human Motion Editing - 1.5 cr.

Class #: 30423  (Undergrad)
Class #: 30362  (Grad)
First 7 Week Session (Jan 9, 2017 - Feb 24, 2017)
Days and Times: Tues/Thurs.; 2:20 pm - 3:40 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 349-A (classroom & motion lab)
Instructor: Vita Berezina-Blackburn

Technology exploration using ACCAD's specialized graphics laboratories. This course will focus on techniques for human motion editing. Prereq: Instructor permission required for undergraduate section.

 

ACCAD 6003: Computer Game Art and Design II - 3 cr.

Class #: 26773 (Grad only)
Days and Times: Wed/Fri; 12:45 pm - 2:05 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 349-A
Instructor: Alan Price

Advanced topics for design and production of both fun and serious games, including networked multi-player and mobile devices. Repeatable to a maximum of 9 cr hrs.  Prereq: Graduate standing.

 

ACCAD 6651: Digital and Physical Lighting - 3 cr.

Class #: 32826 (Grad only)
Days and Times: Tues/Thurs.; 12:45 pm - 2:05 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 349-A
Instructor: Kyoung Swearingen & Mary Tarantino

Introduction to the principles and concepts of lighting as used in theatre and computer graphics. Working in collaborative teams, students develop and execute digital and analog lighting schemes.  Prereq: Graduate standing. Co-listed with Theatre 6651.

 

ACCAD 7101: Performance and Installation Technology - 3 cr.

Class #: 30361 (Grad only) - see ACCAD 4101 for Undergrad section.
Days and Times: Wed/Fri.; 11:10 am - 12:30 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 349-A
Instructor: Matthew Lewis

An overview of technologies useful for creating interactive installations and performance systems, using video projection, 3D graphics, environmental sensors and visual programming.  Prereq: Graduate standing.

 

ACCAD 7893: Interdisciplinary Creative Research Studio - 3 cr.

Class #: 26775 (Grad only)
Days and Times: Mondays;  2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 332
Instructor: Norah Zuniga Shaw

Creative research integrating information, data, techniques, tools, perspectives, concepts, &/or theories from two or more bodies of specialized knowledge to advance fundamental understanding or solve problems with evolving understanding. Emphasis on practice as a research methodology in the arts and sciences. Prereq: Graduate standing and permission of instructor. Note: cross listed with ASC 6750, Multidisciplinary Seminar for Artists.

MUSIC 5636.02: Digital Sound - 3 cr.

Class # XXXXX (undergrad)
Class # XXXXX (grad
Days and Times: Tues/Thurs, 12:40-1:35 pm
Location: Sullivant Hall, Rm 349-B (Sonic Arts Lab)
Instructor: Marc Ainger

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