Postgraduate Course: Introduction to Digital Modelling and Animation in Design (ARCH11173)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||This course introduces the techniques that are used in digital design: three dimensional modelling, simple computer animation, image rendering, and the preparation of material suitable for publishing on the World Wide Web. The emphasis is on design. Students advance through a series of lectures, demonstrations, practical project work, exercises and critique in a group context.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Information for Visiting Students
|High Demand Course?
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Available to all students (SV1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 22,
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 8,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 2,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Two projects, each worth 50%, involving development of a 3d model, animation and rendering.
|No Exam Information
| Ability to:
¿ use applications for modelling, image manipulation, and basic animation
¿ work in a collaborative context of group review and critique
¿ engage in a creative task within tightly constrained bounds and to present the outcome to conform to precise specifications
¿ interpret and apply a set of requirements pertaining to a design task.
|Course organiser||Prof Richard Coyne
Tel: (0131 6)50 2332
|Course secretary||Miss Emma Binks
Tel: (0131 6)51 5740
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