Rationale and Aim
Enterprise is something that is highly valued in today’s world. It demands creativity, resilience and good team work. Animation is something young people are attracted to. The skills related to animation in this short course promote the development of a range of social, practical and ICT skills in the context of establishing an animation-based mini company. Skills and knowledge regarding basic entrepreneurship, collaboration and appreciation of rudimentary business etiquette are developed whilst students are exposed to process-following and a range of ICT equipment. The course engages students’ interest due to the potential opportunities that exist to use their imagination. Practical knowledge and skills are developed through links with creative projects, communication and literacy.
The short course in Enterprise in Animation aims to facilitate the development of entrepreneurial and technological skills while incorporating development of essential life skills such as critical thinking, innovation and collaborative decision making.