Plan a design for an object, environment, interior or character. Create, input and combine information and content for designs. You will learn how to explain what designs are needed for a particular project and provide a professional response to a creative brief. You will learn how to use creative software such as Maya for creating environments, objects and characters. These skills can be used in a range of sectors including building and construction, games and animation and 3D and product design.
- Visualise and develop ideas for your design
- Use AutoDesk Maya to create your design and ideas
- Introduce textures and finishes
- Prepare your design for multiple viewpoints
- Save your design and export
- Prepare hour design fro print
- Print your design as a physical 3D prototype
You should be able to follow simple written and verbal instructions, demonstrations, hand-outs and health and safety information, and will be invited to take part in group discussion. You should be able to use numbers and be able to do simple measurements and calculations.
You should be a confident and competent computer users on a Mac or Windows PC and be proficient with a mouse and keyboard in either a creative software, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint or equivalent and should be able to download, upload, save, open and retrieve files. Some awareness of design for print or any other art/design practice would be useful.
Please be prepared to provide your residency documents such as a passport, EU citizen ID card, UK Birth Certificate or Biometric Card. If you have been in the UK for less than 3 years or have entered the UK with a visa you will need to provide evidence that you are eligible to study in the UK - your visa, your biometric card that covers the duration of your course or any relevant home office documents to support your residency should all be uploaded. If you’re an EU, EEA or Swiss citizen we will need to see evidence of 'Pre-Settled' or 'Settled-status' documents. Also for funding purposes we would need to see evidence of payslips if working (within the last 3 months). If you are receiving benefits (e.g JSA, ESA, Universal Credit (UC), Housing benefits etc. please bring evidence of this).
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