Media for Performance|
DANC 364, IDEA 360|
|Course Cluster and Certificates: Integrated Design, Engineering & Applied Science Minor|
This course examines the use of media and technology as it relates to dramaturgy and design for performance. Class time will be used for lecture, discussion, and experimentation, during which we will explore new technologies used in the industry, including projections, motion tracking, and software such as After Effects and Isadora. Throughout the semester, students will use the skills learned to create their own digital performances.
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|Course Format: Studio||Grading Mode: Student Option|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (DANC-MN)(DANC)(IDEA-MN)(THEA)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 50% - 74%
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
¿ Adobe Creative Cloud (After Effects, Premiere Pro, Media Encoder) Available on all campus lab computers
¿ Qlab 4.6.10* Available of lab computers for the duration of project, Demo downloadable at: https://qlab.app/download/, Academic pricing for short-term rental can be found here: https://qlab.app/educational-pricing/
¿ Isadora 3.0* Demo version downloadable at: https://troikatronix.com/get-it/, Pricing for short-term licenses can be found here: https://support.troikatronix.com
*Information will be provided about length and schedule for rental software licenses.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
In this course, you will be asked to complete three project assignments: 1.video manipulation project, 2. Interactivity project, 3 digital performance project.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Transportable digital storage device such as a USB thumb drive or external hard drive.
Laptop is recommended, but lab computer space will be secured when possible.
|Instructor(s): Gaston,Courtney Times: ..T.R.. 09:40AM-11:40AM; Location: TST001; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 12||SR major: 2||JR major: 3|| || |
|Seats Available: 1||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 2||JR non-major: 2||SO: 3||FR: 0|
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