Courses & Units

3D Modelling and Animation FSE360


Requires good software and problem solving skills. This unit assumes some familiarity with image editing software.

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Computer based 3D modelling and animation techniques have become one of the defining modes of expression of the 21st century. From animated movies through to concept design and prototyping, skills in visualizing 3D concepts are a useful addition to the repertoire of any artist or designer.

The unit will introduce you to or further develop your skills in 3D software techniques, visualizing concepts and exploring the possibilities of expression in space and time.


Unit name 3D Modelling and Animation
Unit code FSE360
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Arts
Teaching staff

Dr W Hart or sessional staff

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No


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Band Field of Education
1 100501

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50 points at introductory level in any discipline in any faculty

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:



Teaching Pattern

3 hrs tutorial/practical demonstration weekly, plus an expectation of at least an additional 3 hrs independent practical work weekly (13 weeks)


Personal object project (35%), self-directed animation project (65%)

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