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GRDE413 Introduction to 3D for Animation

[2–2, 3 cr.]

This course explores concept development and techniques in 3D modeling and rendering. The course begins with the examination of different genres, styles and formats in 3D animation. Likewise, 3D graphics styles in film, commercials and various visualizations are studied. Virtual designed environments, imaging for animation and 3D character mechanics are each addressed. Lastly, emphasis is placed on camera positioning, movement, lighting, timing and editing in creating 3D animated movements.

Pre-requisite: FND251 Digital Media