Courses for Kids

Age 06-16


  • Level: Beginner
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Date: 29 August 2022
  • Mentor: Dino Cordero
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About the Course

Hit the ground running! With our course on storyboarding you’ll have everything you need to get started in film or video production. Structure your story according to your script and plan out each shot frame by frame. Produce digital animatics to work out the actions of the characters on screen, the camera angles, and so much more before you get started. 

This is for you if: 

You’re interested in film and video production and want to explore the pre-production process. 

What you’ll explore: 

  • Intro to pre-production with scripting & storyboarding
  • Explore different ways to express ideas visually so everyone can see what you mean
  • Learn to structure your sequences
  • Layout your ideas frame-by-frame before you get started  
  • Learn how to plan out each shot in detail 
  • Learn how to produce animatics

What you get:

A thorough understanding of the pre-production and planning process. Get the most use out of free software like Storyboard PRO to produce films, animated cartoons, YouTube content, and more. 

What you’ll need:

System Requirements

  • Desktop PC/Laptop with Windows 10 and above with minimum 8GB RAM 2GB graphic card
  • Wacom One Tablet: CTL-472 (Recommended)

Software Requirements

  • Storyboard PRO (opensource)

Course Syllabus

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Week 1 - Introduction to Storyboarding :

What is storyboarding & why we need it

Week 2 - Layouts & Perspectives :

Rules to follow & different camera perspectives

Week 3 - Fundamentals of Storyboarding :

Setting up the process, key poses and directions

Week 4 - Working with the Script :

Understanding scripts, screenplays & flow

Week 5 - Storyboard Pro Software :

Interface menu, tools and creating layers/panels

Week 6 - Tools & Effects :

Shortcuts to know & customizing your workspace

Week 7 - Creating a Simple Board :

Creating scenes & populating your boards

Week 8 - Creating a Script :

Create and import a simple script & adding captions

Week 9 - Animatics Part 1 :

Timeline view for camera view/pans/trucks

Week 10 - Animatics Part 2 :

Adding sounds, transitions & how to edit them

Week 11 - Animatics Part 3 :

Switching between 3D & 2D workspaces

Week 12 - Animatics Part 4 :

Exporting your animatic and bonus tips & tricks

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