Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.



The course provides the practical know how and core skills for producing animation: understanding the animation pipeline, budgets and timelines, managing the team and pitching for the project.


Credits: 3

Schedule: 31.08.2020 - 13.11.2020

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Leinonen Tuula

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Eliza Jäppinen, Leinonen Tuula

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (applies in this implementation):

Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):

Teaching language: English

Languages of study attainment: English


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:


    The course explores the whole production process from conception to post production


Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:


    Lectures, screenings, exercises and independent learning


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:


    Contact teaching 12 h/cp, Independent studies 15 h/cp

    Compulsory attendance contact teaching: 80%



Study Material
  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:


    Course materials will be provided during the course


  • Valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022:

    bachelor's degree or equivalent 

    No prior courses are required