Campus: Cape Town and Johannesburg Start date: Saturday, 29 June 2019 at 09:30 Duration: 8 weeks Class times: Saturdays, 09:30 – 15:30 Certification: Certificate of completion Total credits: Non-credit bearing
The Animation Schools’ experienced lecturers will guide students through the basic workings of Autodesk Maya and use it to create their own 3D models and environments as well as apply basic animation skills. This software is now the most popular 3D program globally and is used by all major studios to produce anything from television commercials and games, to box office feature films.
The following topics will be covered in the course:
Introduction to the Maya Interface
Introduction to 3D Modelling
Introduction to Unwrapping and texture mapping
Introduction to rigging
Introduction to 3D animation
Introduction to lighting and rendering techniques
Who Should Apply?
Professionals as well as students in grades 8 to 12 with basic computer skills are invited to apply.
Whether you are in the corporate world wishing to branch out into a more creative field or a traditional artist wishing to digitise your creativity, or you just intrigued by the process of digital animation, then this is the course for you!
Students who successfully complete the introduction to Maya short course will be able to:
Navigate the Autodesk Maya interface
Create and manage projects
Model and texture basic shapes
Animate basic shapes
Light and render basic shapes
What are the Fees?
The Introduction to Autodesk Maya fees are: R6,500
Option 1: (1 payment) Payable in full on registration R6,500-00
Option 2: (2 payments) Payment 1 – of R3,250-00 on registration Payment 2 – of R3,250-00 due on on before: 31 July 2019
How Do I Apply?
Follow these steps to apply:
Click the “Download registration forms” sidebar on the right
Select Cape Town or Johannesburg
Complete the registration form, sign it and make the necessary payment.
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