3D Animation and Modeling

Certificate of Achievement (COA)

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This program introduces students to the 3D animation and computer modeling industry. Through lectures and hands-on assignments, students will master real-world production techniques in both animation and 3D modeling. Rendering, compositing, and camera tracking are also covered.

Career Opportunities

Upon completion of this program, students will have mastered the necessary skills to complete short animated films and commercial projects for the television, film, biomedical, architectural visualization, legal visualization, product design, and video game industries.

Upon completion this program, the student will be able to:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the animation production process.
  • recognize and articulate the principles of animation.
  • create effective storyboards for use in the animation process.
  • design and create a 3D character model.
  • create and manipulate a wireframe mesh using a variety of tools.
  • work with surfaces, including procedural textures and texture maps.
  • demonstrate an understanding of the 3D rendering process.

Certificate of Achievement (COA)

The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the required program with grades of “C” or better or equivalent.

Required Program:

ANIM 301 Animation I

ANIM 302  Animation II

ANIM 303  Animation III

MODL 301  3D Modeling I

Total Units Required: 12