Course Description

If you love cartoons and animated films, this class is tailored for you. Learn the 12 principles of animation and utilize them to create engaging 2D animated videos. Students develop traditional and modern computer animation techniques on pieces beginning with the basic bouncing ball and culminating in a character-driven 2D animated final project. This course covers the basics of storyboarding, character design, staging, timing, weight, and anticipation. Students view and analyze a variety of animated films and videos to aid in studying technique while developing their own animation projects. This fun, interactive course engages students to express their creativity and develop the artistic skills to create eye-catching works of 2D animation.


  • IMPORTANT: All K-12 and Pre-College students are required to complete and return a K-12 and Precollege Mandatory Forms Packet prior to admittance into the classroom. Students will not be permitted to attend without this.

Enroll Now - Select a section to enroll in
Section Title
2D Animation: Ages 11-13
Youth Section
10:00AM to 12:00PM
Mar 12, 2022 to May 07, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Main Campus
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Materials List
Section Notes
  • No Meeting Date(s): 3/26/2022
  • All times are listed for Pacific Daylight Time (PDT).
  • Course teaching method:  On-Campus
    • This is an On-Campus course; please refer to our policies page for COVID Safety guidelines and additional campus-specific information on our Policy page.
  • Course details subject to change. Please check this page regularly to verify information. After registering for a course, visit your student profile page for updates.
Required fields are indicated by .