Digital Visualization (8459/36 weeks)
|Suggested Grade Levels:||10–12|
Students gain experiences related to computer animation by using graphics and design concepts. Students solve problems involving 3-D object manipulation, storyboarding, texturing/mapping, lighting concepts, and environmental geometry. Students create a variety of animations that reflect real-world applications and are introduced to interactive and 3-D animation software. Production of a portfolio showcasing examples of original student work is included.
Recommended prerequisite(s): Communication Systems 8415 (36 weeks) or 8418 (18 weeks); Technical Drawing 8435 (36 weeks) or (18 weeks) 8434
Career Clusters and Pathways
For federal reporting (choose one)
- Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications
- Audio and Video Technology and Film
- Visual Arts
- 3D Visualization & Animation Examination
- Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) Examinations
- Autodesk Certified Professional Examinations
- Autodesk Certified User Examinations
- College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
- National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
- Unity Certified Associate Examination
- Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination
A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.
Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.