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NEWM-N 343 Hard Surface 3D Modeling

3 credits

  • Prerequisites: NEWM-N 243 or CGT 11600
  • Delivery: On-Campus
  • Advanced modeling course, aimed at achieving high-detail, professional quality 3D models for games, film, architecture, science, and other application areas. In-depth use of professional software packages. Possible topics include modeling high-resolution organic characters, modeling foliage and ornate structures, displacement mapping techniques.

    Learning Outcomes

    • Learn advanced 3D modeling techniques.
    • Deliver high quality production and portfolio models that demonstrates a mastery of 3D production.
    • Learn 3D concepts that work across all 3D software platforms.
    • Conduct self-directed exploration, express and document ideas and themes in both written and spoken form.

    Extended Course Description

    Students learn industry-standard 3D modeling techniques for use in animation and games.

    Technology Learned

    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Adobe Premiere
    • Maya
    • Media Encoder