Laboratório de Artes Visuais IV - Artes Visuais - Sem Ramos - Especialidades

ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 2 / 2º Semestre
Plan: 2017/18
Scientific Area: ART
Level: Licenciatura

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical-Pratical: 32.00
Pratical and Laboratorial: 48.00


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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Artes Visuais - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2017/18

Teaching Staff

Pau Pascual Galbis
Pau Pascual Galbis

Responsável pelas Pautas
Ensino teórico-prático
Ensino prático e laboratorial

Course Information

Course Objectivs

This subject aims to provide, in the first place, a deepening of the field audiovisual of creation, and secondly an introduction to animation, in a context of professional audiovisual production directed to the proposals developed by the students. Also aims to motivate the student to work as a team to build a video. At the end of the learning the learner should: Know the current productions in the audiovisual field in the artistic context. Understand the fundamentals of animation and its different techniques.  Apply in a creative and articulated way the different languages of animation expressed in the results of the practical work. Reveal technical understandings in the scope of production, post-production and audiovisual mastering.

Evaluation Criteria

Lessons theoretical (explanatory content and text analysis) and practical classes (demonstration and handling of equipment, development of audiovisual works). Pedagogical assistance and individualized educational and balance at the end of each work proposal (continuous assessment); Proposals for work / exercises: analysis of the timing of the work, research, experimentation and realization of projects (periodic review).

Program Resume (get program detail)


1. Narrative, sound and cinematography: -Language and audiovisual narrative (preproduction) -Procedures of realization and photography (production). -Panorama and examples of contemporary author cinema -Foundations of sound. Features, Blending and Production

2. Experimentation and animation in production: -Examples of independent animation cinema. Animation: characteristics and procedures - Animation techniques: stop-motion, pixilization and cartoons -Postproduction, mastering and application of digital programs

Main Bibliography

-CASAS, Armando (Ed.), VV.AA, Realización Cinematográfica, Cuadernos de Estudios Cinematográficos nº 6, CUEC-UNAM, México DF, 2012 -J. BENET, Vicente, La cultura del cine, Introducción a la historia y la estética del cine, Paidós Comunicación 152 Cine, Barcelona, 2015 -RIVAS, Carolina, Cine paso a paso, Metodología del autoconocimiento, CUEC-UNAM, Conaculta, México DF, 2010 -A.L. REE, Expanded Cinema, Art Performance and Film cinema, Tate, London, 2011 -FERNÁNDEZ DÍEZ, Federico y MARTÍNEZ ABADIA, José, Manual básico de lenguaje y narrativa audiovisual, Paidós, PC, Barcelona 2008 -CHION, Michel, La audiovisión, Paidós, Barcelona, 1997 -MEIGH-ANDREWS, A History of video art, The development of form and function, Berg, New York, 2006 -CASAS MOLINER, Quim, Análisis y crítica audiovisual, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, UOC, Barcelona, 2011 -BEAUCHAMP, Robin; Designing Sound For Animation, Elsevier, 2005 - -BENDAZZI, Giannalberto: Cartoons: 110 Años de cine de animación, Ocho y Medio, Madrid, 2003 -PÉREZ, ORNIA, Juan Ramón: El arte del vídeo, Introducción a la historia del vídeo experimental, RTVE- Serbal, Barcelona, 1991 -TERNAN, Melvyn, Stop Motion Animation, Apple, London, 2011

Other Biographical Sources / Support Documents

Student Support

Wednesdays from 11am to 1pm in the teacher's office on Floor -1. The service will be done with prior appointment via email: (, stating the subject to be treated, with a minimum term of 24h.

Associated Links


Quarta-feiras das 11h às 13h, no gabinete do docente, no Piso -1. O atendimento será efectuado com marcação prévia via email: (, fazendo constar o assunto a ser tratado, com um prazo mínimo de 24h.