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3D Model Making for Animation

Course Code:ZN1374F

Spaces:10 spaces left

Centre:Dolphin Centre

This new course will give you a professional introduction to fabricate models, sets, puppets and props for use in animated films and videos under the guidance of a professional model maker and designer.

What the course is about

During this course you will receive both group and individual support in designing and creating amazing models using basic model making techniques.



Topics and skills include:




  • Sculpting and texturing, clays, tools, and prepping for projects

  • Puppet making including working with Armatures

  • Painting and detailing / finishing

  • Application and artwork

  • Learning current Industry standard methods



All our courses are made up of elements of speaking & listening, reading and writing, and you will work using these elements throughout the course.



Some of the skills you gain on this course could help increase your opportunities for employment or working within the community. Learning takes place in a friendly classroom setting, which is a great place for social interaction and helping you meet new people.



Practice at home and completion of homework is advisable to enhance your learning experience.



This course is subsidised by Government funding so you should aim to attend the whole course. 

 

Pre-course information session or interview

There are no Pre-course admission sessions or interviews in order to enrol on this course.



Please ensure you have read and understood our STEPS guidance in order to accurately enrol upon the correct level course for you.



Please be aware and alert your tutor during the first session if you have any allergies that may impact doing this course.

 

Assessment of progress, tests, exams

Your tutor will work with you to develop a Personal Development Plan (PDP) which will help you review your progress towards achieving your goals during the course. 



There is no qualification or examination attached to this course.

 

Who the course is for / Previous experience, knowledge or qualifications

This is a beginner's course, and you will be expected to have no experience in the subject, or very basic knowledge of the subject including some memory of the subject from school.

Materials and costs

All basic materials and tools will be provided for you. You may wish to purchase additional materials to enhance your designs. It is suggested that you discuss with your tutor before buying any expensive materials or equipment for this course. 



You should not wear open-toed shoes in the classroom for your own safety. You may wear an apron to protect your clothing. Long hair must be tied back.

 

Next Step

Following the successful completion of this course other courses at the next levels may be offered by Skills & Learning or other local providers.

Additional information

English, maths and computing skills: all of our courses support the development of relevant English, maths and computing skills.

Refunds: please see details of our cancellation policy in our Terms and Conditions on our website www.skillsandlearningace.com/policies/terms-and-conditions or in our brochure.

Attendance: before enrolling you should ensure that you can attend all classes offered as far as possible.

Places on courses: many of our courses are in high demand. If you have been offered a place but no longer require it, please advise us immediately as you may be preventing another learner from taking the place. Where learners do not attend the first session, without having given prior notice, Skills & Learning reserve the right to offer the place on the course to another learner; you will not be eligible for a refund it it is outside of the terms outlined in our cancellation policy.

Fully funded learners: if you have been offered a fully funded place on a course and no longer require it, you must advise us before the course starts so that your place can be offered to someone else. We reserve the right to withdraw future offers of fully funded places if you regularly do not start or complete funded courses.

Home study: you will be required to do significant study at home between sessions to assist with your learning and progress.

Proof of identity: please bring photographic ID and your National Insurance number with you to your first session. You will also need to provide it for any external examinations you take.

Off-site activities: with some courses, there may be the opportunity for off-site enrichment activities at additional cost, for example: gallery, museum or exhibition visits. Where this is an integral part of the course, your tutor will discuss the arrangements with you during your induction.

Parking at centres: parking at centres may be limited; please be prepared to use on street parking or pay and display car parks. For information regarding each centre, please visit the venue section of our website www.skillsandlearningace.com/our-centres/.

Refreshments: tea/coffee or vending machine(s) are available at some venues. Further information can be found in the venue section of our website www.skillsandlearningace.com/our-centres/.

Unspent Criminal Convictions we require learners to disclose any unspent criminal convictions. Please refer to www.skillsandlearningace.com/policies/disclosure-of-unspent-convictions.

If you have any accessibility or disability issues that we need to accommodate or if you think you may need any other support to complete your chosen course, please contact: 01202 123444 or e-mail enquiries@salbcp.com. All enquiries are treated in confidence.

Course Details

Start Date8 June 2024

LocationThe Dolphin Centre, Poole, BH15 1SZ

DaySaturday

Time13:30 - 16:00

Duration8 weeks

SubjectArts and Crafts

 

Fees and concessions

The total charge for this course is £200. No Concessions.

You can pay for this course in full, or with an instalment plan.

 

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