University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MDIA 3315 - CGI and Visual Effects IV

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 6
Term: Semester 2
Campus: Adelaide College of ArtsandDes
Contact: Up to 6 per week
Restriction: Available to BMedia, BCtveArts students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Quota: A quota of 20 applies
Pre-Requisite: MDIA 2211
Assumed Knowledge: A high level of competence Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, Autodesk Maya and Nuke
Assessment: Weekly skills development exercises 25%, Summary skills project 25%, Final project 40%, Participation and attendance 10%

Students participating in this unit will be utilising all they have learned in the previous semesters, here they will separate into small groups of five and take on a major project. The final product will showcase an architectural pre-visualisation of a pre-existing location. Students will focus on modelling and texturing assets, photorealistic lighting and rendering. The final stage will require compositing, colour grading and output of a movie file that can be used in their show reels.

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 10/08/2020 Wed 19/08/2020 Fri 30/10/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
29014 WR01 22 12 30 Jul - 17 Sep Thursday 9am - 4pm External, TAFE, Adelaide City
8 Oct - 29 Oct Thursday 9am - 4pm External, TAFE, Adelaide City