Introductory 3D Animation (Maya) (CSAN 115)

Whether you want to work in film, TV, or in game development, understanding 3D animation is essential for a career in creative tech industries. Building on essential functionality and tools from Introductory Maya, this course introduces the Animation specific modules of Autodesk Maya 3D. You will learn all aspects of the tools used in creating high quality 3D animation on Characters, Environments and Props used in Film, Television and Gaming industries. Through demonstrations, guided lessons and project-based assignments, work with an industry expert to complete a final self guided project that showcases the tools and techniques you have learned. This course can be taken in tandem with Introductory 3D Modeling for Animation.

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Contact Hours

36 course hours (3 hours per class)

Prior Learning

To fully benefit from this course, prior experience with Autodesk Maya, Adobe Photoshop and drawing are required.

Courses offered that meet Prior Learning Requirements

Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $714.00. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.

Course Format

Course offering is available either online synchronous (VCHAT) or on campus (GNWC). View schedule for current and upcoming formats.


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