Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
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This unit introduces students to the methods and processes involved in creating 3D elements, objects and spaces using a computer software. The key areas of modelling, lighting and rendering will be examined, and various modes of output demonstrated. Different applications of CGI (computer generated imagery), such as motion graphics, character animation and virtual environments are discussed. 3D models will be used to generate simple animation.
On successful completion of this unit, students will:
Major projects: 50% Exercises: 30% Journal: 20%
1 lecture hour, 3 studio hours, 8 study hours
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