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Animate Your Own Cartoon

Ever wondered how to create your own animation series? Maybe you love designing characters, creating storylines and bringing your ideas to life? This amazing Fire Tech Experience will show you how to create your own cartoon animations!

Ages:

9-12

Equipment:

Laptop, required

Currently available in:
  • Online
Pricing details
Price:  

£10

For online courses: these require you to have a capable computer to work on and a broadband internet connection. Most PC/Mac computers from the last 5 years will be fine but you can view our recommended detailed system requirements here. For on campus courses: laptops are provided for all junior courses, as well as Music, Unity, Creative Design & YouTube senior courses. Laptop rental is available for all other senior courses (£50 extra).

Animate Your Own Cartoon

For online courses: these require you to have a capable computer to work on and a broadband internet connection. Most PC/Mac computers from the last 5 years will be fine but you can view our recommended detailed system requirements here. For on campus courses: laptops are provided for all junior courses, as well as Music, Unity, Creative Design & YouTube senior courses. Laptop rental is available for all other senior courses (£50 extra).

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Course highlights

CREATE ANIMATIONS

CREATE ANIMATIONS

Create awesome and customised animation videos in just a few clicks!

BRING YOUR CHARACTERS TO LIFE

BRING YOUR CHARACTERS TO LIFE

Design your own personalised characters for your story.

NARRATE YOUR STORY

NARRATE YOUR STORY

Discover how to create voice-overs to narrate your story line.

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What are the course instructors like?

Programme Leaders have a strong background in education coupled with technical expertise in the area they teach. They are supported by Camp Tutors, who are most frequently talented Computer Science …

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Course Overview

This fantastical Fire Tech Experience will plunge you headlong into the highly imaginative world of animation! Led by our very “animated”  instructor, you’ll discover the origins of how animation began, the most popular types of animations and how you too can begin to create your own.

Learn how to plan your stories, create your own characters and animate them step-by-step to bring them to life! You can even add your own voice-overs by recording speech or using advanced text-to-speech. Super nifty!

If you want to begin to master the creation of animated cartoons to publish and share with your family and friends, this is the Experience for you!

FireTech Experiences are a new series of short, high interest, fun and engaging tech demonstrations and talks. These are delivered in webinar style, using Zoom, with the main expert tutor showcasing a new interesting aspect of technology and learning. Apart from Zoom, no other downloads are required.

What your child will learn

  • How animation works
  • Learn about all the types of animation
  • Create a story board
  • Create personalised characters
  • Learn how to animate characters
  • How to access royalty free music
  • How to add music into animations
  • How to narrate animation

"I'm not a techy person, my mum signed me up. I love that here you combine creativity with technology. I really want to keep learning."

Alba, Young Minecraft Enthusiast