Innovations in Visual Effects (CSFX 101)
We live in exciting times, with technological advancements accelerating at an unprecedented pace. New technologies are creating opportunities to make art that was unthinkable even a few years ago, and milestones in computer graphics are bringing improvements in visual quality, interactivity and accessibility year over year. This course provides an opportunity to look back at significant VFX innovations of the last three decades, what exciting new technologies are coming to market today, and what innovations are already on the horizon. Through presentations and discussions led by a Visual Effects expert and future thinking prompts, you will discover the latest cutting-edge technologies and become versed in the issues affecting the evolving VFX industry. Get an overview of the latest science projects that might change how we work sooner than later.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will receive a digital skills badge.
9 course hours (3 hours per class)
No prior learning required.
Courses offered that meet Prior Learning Requirements
Tuition + Materials
Tuition is $195.00. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.
Course offering is available either online synchronous (VCHAT) or on campus (GNWC). View schedule for current and upcoming formats.
This course is typically offered during the following terms:
(subject to change)
Summer | April to August
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