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 and specialist software. The key areas of modelling, rendering and animation will be examined, and various methods 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 movement which involves understanding key sequences, framing and inbetweening.
On successful completion of this unit, students will:
12 hours per week including: 2 lecture hours, 2 studio hours and 8 independent study hours
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VCM4101 or permission of the course coordinator