Media Arts and Technologies @ MiraCosta College


Mat 140 | 3D Animation 1: Maya

3 Units
Advisories: MAT 120
Prerequisites: None
Acceptable for Credit: CSU
Lecture 2.5 hours, Laboratory 1.5 hours

This course is designed to give you a solid foundation in the field of 3D modeling and animation. Learn the entire 3D development process from concepts through development to execution. This course focuses on Maya, one of the industries most advanced software, used in film, video, games and special effects. You will learn storyboard development and visualization, 3D environment design including lighting and camera angles, efficient modeling and texturing techniques, object, character and camera animation, and final rendering to video.

Formerly IMT 140.