Professional 3D and Compositing - EL532

Location Term Level Credits (ECTS) Current Convenor 2018-19
Canterbury
(version 2)
Spring
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5 30 (15) MS A Bobrowicz

Pre-requisites

DIGM3400 - DIGITAL EFFECTS

Restrictions

This is not available as a wild module
None

2018-19

Overview

This module introduces the basic animation pipeline using industry-standard software packages.
Each technical workshop session includes hands-on training in visual effects and compositing software.
Practical sessions cover 3D modelling, texturing, lighting and animation.

Details

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Contact hours

60 Contact Hours

The total student workload will be 300 hours.

Method of assessment

10-second Keyframe Transformation Animation (30%)
20-second Animation and reflective evaluation of 1,000 words (70%)

Indicative reading

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See the library reading list for this module (Canterbury)

See the library reading list for this module (Medway)

Learning outcomes

1 Understand the principles of modelling software and environments.
2 Appreciate the main constraints that affect computer based 3D modelling.
3 Communicate through the production of basic 3D models and animation.
4 Appreciate the parameters that produce good modelling solutions.

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