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  • Autodesk Maya 2013

    Autodesk Maya 2013

    Autodesk Maya remains the industry standard for creating 3D content-- and with good reason! Maya's robust and expansive toolset includes incredible modeling, UV layout, surfacing, lighting, rigging, animation, dynamics, and rendering tools. In fact, this toolset is so extensive and deep that many game and broadcast studios use Maya exclusively for all of their CG production needs. In this introductory VTC course, we will dive into Maya 2013 and touch on all of the different Maya modules by applying these tools to a series of fun exercises. By the end of the course, you'll know your way around the Maya interface and be ready to begin tackling your own projects from start to finish.Discover more possibilities with Autodesk!- Learn about the functions in Autodesk- Find out how Autodesk can produce satisfactory models and rendering - Know more about the versatility of Autodesk products - Upgrade your modelling process to the latest software available in the market This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

  • Adobe Encore CS6

    Adobe Encore CS6

    Encore CS6 is the latest update of Adobe's professional-level, industry-standard DVD and Blu-ray authoring program. It can be called an ancillary program to Adobe's Premiere Pro CS6 in that it provides a link between your videos and a finished DVD, Blu-ray disc, or Flash-based program. In this VTC course, author and expert Mark Struthers will initially cover some important considerations necessary to DVD creation before moving through many examples of real-world projects as he shows you how to create effective and fully functioning menus. This course covers all aspects of the program so that you will have the skills you need to create many different types of DVD projects.Showcase your videos using a professional software. - Learn about the different tools used for completing a video production - Know how you can apply these procedures into your own projects - Learn how the final step to completing your video productions- Enable yourself to put your own creation into physical DVD and share it with othersThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

  • Adobe Photoshop CC & Elements 13

    Adobe Photoshop CC & Elements 13

    You’ve seen all the amazing effects and results that are possible in Photoshop®, but with such a daunting, in-depth piece of software, where do you even get started? You’ll learn how to navigate through your images within the Photoshop environment, resize and crop images like a pro, and how to make pixel-perfect selections using a variety of techniques. Next we introduce you to layers, including how to combine images together, apply effects like blending modes and opacity, and show you how to keep your projects organized. Then, it’s on to retouching images and working with Photoshop’s powerful color correction tools, where you’ll learn methods for making your images look their best. Finally, you’ll be introduced to various special effects and how to work on your images non-destructively. Use Creative Cloud© to enhance your photos, like the new spot removal tool, and the other Camera Raw filters that are now available right within the Photoshop workspace.Produce magnificent photographs to showcase on your walls.- Adobe Photoshop is the granddaddy of all image-editing programs- Learn in depth of the key functions about Adobe Photoshop Elements 13- Be able to create a web page from scratch using Photoshop - Know how you can add in your own personal touch with Adobe Photoshop Elements 13This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

  • All Design Courses

    • AutoCAD 2016 Essentials: Learn the Essentials

      AutoCAD 2016 Essentials: Learn the Essentials

      SGD $109.00

      Course Description

      CADLearning for AutoCAD® 2016 - Essentials teaches the use of AutoCAD 2016 as a world-class 2D and 3D design application. Its innovative interface, in combination with its powerful 3D tools, allows users to create nearly any design imaginable. The systematic project management tools make it easy to keep track of even the most complicated projects, and it makes for efficient coordination with colleagues. Its documentation and presentation tools allow users to share impressive presentations for both collaborators and clients. Master design and architecture with the help of Autodesk. - Discover the different types of Autodesk applications - Learn about the functions in each application and how to apply them ​- Sift out the different product to find which one suits your project - Navigate the tools and features like a professional at the end of this course This course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit and UTAP funding.

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    • Autodesk Inventor 2016: Completing a workable model

      Autodesk Inventor 2016: Completing a workable model

      SGD $169.00

      Course Description

      CADLearning for Autodesk Inventor 2016 teaches the use of Autodesk Inventor 2016 as a digital prototyping tool. Users gain all the necessary skills needed to complete a workable model using the powerful 3D tools in Inventor 2016. Lessons are geared toward beginner, intermediate, and advanced users. Lesson topics cover such subjects as getting started using the program, creating 3D mechanical designs and assemblies, documenting and presenting designs, and model analysis and simulation. Master design and architecture with the help of Autodesk. - Discover the different types of Autodesk applications - Learn about the functions in each application and how to apply them ​- Sift out the different product to find which one suits your project - Navigate the tools and features like a professional at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • Autodesk Fusion 360: Change the way you Prototype

      Autodesk Fusion 360: Change the way you Prototype

      SGD $99.00

      Course Description

      CADLearning for Autodesk Fusion 360 teaches the use of Autodesk Fusion 360 as a free-form digital prototyping tool. Users gain all the necessary skills needed to complete a workable model using the powerful 3D tools in Fusion 360. Lesson topics cover such subjects as getting started using the program, creating 3D models and designs, documenting and presenting designs, and model analysis. Master design and architecture with the help of Autodesk. - Discover the different types of Autodesk applications - Learn about the functions in each application and how to apply them - Sift out the different product to find which one suits your project - Navigate the tools and features like a professional at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • AutoCAD MEP 2016: Designing Mechanical, Engineering, Plumbing

      AutoCAD MEP 2016: Designing Mechanical, Engineering, Plumbing

      SGD $109.00

      Course Description

      CADLearning for AutoCAD® MEP 2016 teaches the use of AutoCAD MEP 2016 as a design tool for the mechanical, electrical, piping, and plumbing disciplines. You will gain all the necessary skills needed to complete a system design using the program. Lessons cover adding MEP content from standardized catalogs; connecting intelligent MEP objects to form systems; project management tools to help speed up design, analysis tools for optimal system performance, and collaboration tools.

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    • Autodesk Revit 2016 for Structure: Start with the Basics

      Autodesk Revit 2016 for Structure: Start with the Basics

      SGD $199.00

      Course Description

      CADLearning for Autodesk® Revit® 2016 for Structure covers the use of Revit, the premier Building Information Modeling (BIM) tool for engineering and design professionals in the industries of construction and architecture. The content in this course has been devised to help users quickly learn BIM methods for creating and modifying geometry, organizing data, performing analysis, and presenting designs using the specialized structural functions within Revit.

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    • Mastering Digital Design - An Introduction to Creating Classic 2D, Mobile, and Side-Scrolling Games

      Mastering Digital Design - An Introduction to Creating Classic 2D, Mobile, and Side-Scrolling Games

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      Classic and mobile games are still just as popular as the latest XBox or Playstation games. This course will build a strong understanding of how these types of games can be made using a different approach than standard 3d game development. In this course, instructor Alan Thorn will walk through the process of creating a side-scrolling platformer game from scratch using GameMaker: Studio. Instructor Greg Mirles will walk cover the process of building a side-scroller level using both 3ds Max and Unreal engine 4. Learn how to craft informative user interfaces, how to animate and rig 2D characters from within the Editor, how to script effectively with C# and 2D Physics plus much more. The course also covers how to push the appeal of the character by employing gradients to add dimension and interest to ultimately produce a high quality piece of character artwork. Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • Mastering Digital Design - Learn Advanced Textures and Materials for Games and Film

      Mastering Digital Design - Learn Advanced Textures and Materials for Games and Film

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      This advanced course focuses on creating advanced materials and textures like those seen in today’s standard of AAA games. We'll take an introductory look at UDK's material editor where will we cover the basics of importing textures and creating our own materials. Through this course, you can learn how to properly photograph textures, edit unnecessary lighting information out of your photographs, how to tile custom textures, extracting different types of visual information from your images and applying your textures in 3D. This course also briefly touches on physically based rendering in regards to photo real texturing and look development. Instructor Emiel Sleegers will be walking you through the process of texturing a suitcase asset using both Substance Designer and Substance Painter. Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • Mastering Digital Design - Learning Unreal Engine 4 for Game Design and Development

      Mastering Digital Design - Learning Unreal Engine 4 for Game Design and Development

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      Unreal Engine 4 is among the most popular game engines in the market. This course will prepare you for an Intro-to-Intermediate level of understanding, to have you ready and capable to build and play your own levels in no time. Introduction to Unreal Engine 4 will go over many helpful tools to know during your time in the Unreal Engine. In this course, we will be covering how to setup the blueprints for creating a dynamic controllable vehicle in UE4. Materials in Unreal Engine 4 will give you a thorough understanding of creating materials inside of the UE4 engine. With topics such as the UE4 Material interface where we will look into the interface and Material types where we will look at the types of materials you can create using the engine. Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • Mastering Digital Design - Learn Character Modeling, Sculpting, and Texturing

      Mastering Digital Design - Learn Character Modeling, Sculpting, and Texturing

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      A 3d artist who builds characters, it is a highly specialized field that requires a vast understanding of technique that differ from how environments and worlds are built. In this course, we will cover everything from gathering reference and concept, building a base mesh in 3ds Max, sculpting in ZBrush, all the way to baking the maps and texturing the character and sculpting a High Resolution character asset using ZBrush. The focus of this course will include sculpting processes, stylized anatomy, modularity, and basic design fundamentals to create a stylized character model. By the end of this course you should have a strong understanding of the steps towards creating your own high quality ZBrush models. Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • Mastering Digital Design - An Introduction to Visual FX for Games with UDK

      Mastering Digital Design - An Introduction to Visual FX for Games with UDK

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      This course is intended for those with a more comfortable understanding of the Unreal Engine who have an interest in creating Particle FX or Visual FX. In this course, we take you through the process of setting up a complex particle system that warps a character in through a teleportation device, as well as an amazing look at "phasing" the character in to view! We'll look at creating the holographic projections you see in the scene, adding texture and distortion to the sequence, and then wrap up the series with an in-depth look at setting up a basic render and animating the camera and lights so that you can make your very own cut-scenes and cinematics! Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • Mastering Digital Design - Learn to Animate Creatures and Characters for Games and Film (Part 2)

      Mastering Digital Design - Learn to Animate Creatures and Characters for Games and Film (Part 2)

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      In the second part of Learn to Animate Creatures and Characters for Games and Film, instructor Justin Harrison walks through the process of creating various animations commonly found within a game environment. Instructor Prantik Madhukalya gives us a comprehensive look at his process for animating a non-humanoid creature. After exploring the fundamental needs of basic character locomotion and interaction, we’ll prepare and export our animations to Unreal 4. Upon finishing this two volume series you’ll have a better understanding of the Maya to UE4 animation process, Blueprints, Events and Matinee, pHAT and setting up keyframe to ragdoll execution. We will highlight common pitfalls to avoid that can break your blendshapes, and tips for making your blendshape workflow more efficient and easy to edit. Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course

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    • Mastering Digital Design - Learn to Animate Creatures and Characters for Games and Film (Part 1)

      Mastering Digital Design - Learn to Animate Creatures and Characters for Games and Film (Part 1)

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      This course will prepare you for a career in the Animation field, with a vast understanding of how Animation works in today’s game and film industry. Starting with the bare basics, you’ll be animating characters and making cut scenes for games in no time. Using Maya, this tutorial will cover the 12 basic principles of Animation, how they apply to everyday objects and characters, and how you can utilize them to really bring your character animations to life! In this course, instructor Justin Harrison walks through the process of creating various animations commonly found within a game environment. In this complete Animation in UDK tutorial, we break down everything you need to know about setting up and importing Animations into UDK! Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • Mastering Digital Design - Learn Technical Rigging for Creatures and Characters for Games and Film

      Mastering Digital Design - Learn Technical Rigging for Creatures and Characters for Games and Film

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      Before you can animate characters and creatures – these creations must be setup with a process called “rigging”. These courses act as a guide through a vast understanding of how the technical aspect of rigging can be completed with ease, to prepare you for your career as an animator. In the Bipedal Rigging Series, we take a thorough look at the complete process of rigging, creating bones, skinning, and painting weights of a character from start to finish in Maya. In this course, Justin Harrison gives us a thorough introduction to Autodesk's Motion Builder, as well as instructor Chad Robert Morgan, who will go through the features of Human IK within Maya. Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • Mastering Digital Design - Organic 3d Modeling and Texturing for Games, Architecture, and Film

      Mastering Digital Design - Organic 3d Modeling and Texturing for Games, Architecture, and Film

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      When working with organic surfaces such as trees, grass, dirt, wood and stone, the rules and software techniques that professionals use may require a unique approach. This course will cover advanced techniques and software used to create these sort of assets for games. This in-depth course covers everything you need to know about creating foliage! We'll look into how to make realistic looking grass, branches, and a full tree from the ground up. In this course, instructor Emiel Sleegers is going to walk us through the process of learning the SpeedTree to CryEngine pipeline while utilizing Maya as the middle-man 3D package for exporting. Emiel Sleegers will go over on how to make a terrain using both Mudbox and World Machine. Moving on from there, Philipp Schmidt is going to give us an introduction to PixPlant while showing us how to make some basic tileable textures. Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • Mastering Digital Design - Advanced Modeling and Texturing for Games, Architecture, and Film (Part 2)

      Mastering Digital Design - Advanced Modeling and Texturing for Games, Architecture, and Film (Part 2)

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      In this course, it focuses on sculpting and using dDo, as instructor Galen Davis takes us through the complete pipeline of creating a Fantasy Shield. This course takes a complete look at modelling and unwrapping a hard-surface prop, starting with creating a high poly of this bomb-case asset. Moving forward, Emiel Sleegers will be going over on how to create a tileable texture using both ZBrush and Substance Designer. To start he will be sculpting some tiles in ZBrush and then use that sculpt to export various height, normal, and lightmaps. From there, he will begin his journey into Substance Designer where he will be showing you how to create the final diffuse, normal, height spec, and gloss maps. To wrap things up, he will be taking everything into Marmoset to get a quick preview of how everything will look in its final state. Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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    • Mastering Digital Design - Advanced Modeling and Texturing for Games, Architecture, and Film (Part 1)

      Mastering Digital Design - Advanced Modeling and Texturing for Games, Architecture, and Film (Part 1)

      SGD $189.00

      Course Description

      This course is intended to expand beyond the knowledge of a beginner and showcase techniques and tools that today’s top artists use when creating industry standard 3d assets, whether for games or film. From concept to completed high poly model, this course will show you how to approach the sub-d process in Maya 2011. From custom hotkeys to kitbashing – all the way through completion, it showcases the techniques and workflow for creating a highly detailed sci-fi console. With lots of great tips and practical hands on techniques, this course serves as a great workflow tutorial for high quality game assets. Learn tips and tricks of creating dynamic animation and games design. - Know about the different branches in animation - Learn about what goes into making a successful animation - Understand better about the designing process with this course - Be able to create your own monsters and creatures at the end of this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.

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