Introductory 3D Modeling for Animation (Maya) (CSAN 105)

3D Modeling is a continuously growing, in-demand field. Become versed in the essential 3D Modeling capabilities of Maya, and ready to create, animate and render your own 3D models. Building on essential functionality and tools from Introductory Maya, this course introduces the Modeling specific modules of Autodesk Maya 3D. You will learn how to navigate the interface and create polygon and nurbs objects to populate a complete scene. Through demonstrations, guided lessons and project-based assignments, work with an industry expert to complete projects that showcase the tools and techniques you have learned.

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Contact Hours

30 course hours (3 hours per class)

Prior Learning

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

Courses offered that meet Prior Learning Requirements

Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $645.15. 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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