Technology

Advancing Technology, University

The Digital Animation Production (DAP) emphasis will provide students with the skills necessary to obtain entry-level positions in the gaming, Internet, film and broadcast industries. Position skills may include 3D modeling, 3D object and character animation, lighting, material painting, special effects, and technical support. In addition, a student completing courses in the DAP emphasis will gain valuable team building, project management, and communication skills at this video game design school.

Emphasis Objectives

– Understand the history and theory of animation
– Create characters using both 2D and 3D methods
– Model simple and complex 3D forms in the computer environment
– Apply lighting, shading, and textures to simple and complex 3D forms
– Animate simple and complex 3D forms in the computer environment
– Composite digital video with 3D animation in the computer environment
– Create natural and man-made special effects to be used in 3D animation.