Environment Creation for Games

This course presents students with the techniques currently used in game production to create complex real-time environments. Course lecture topics cover building modular assets on a grid, sculpting tiled textures, and set dressing. Proficiencies highlighted in the class include scene composition and efficiency, modeling and sculpting, baking and transferring maps, creating textures and materials, and level assembly. Students will progressively learn skills through homework assignments which build towards developing a lit and color graded final portfolio piece for presentation and critique.

Tuition: $2,061.00
Class Length: 10 Weeks
Course Requirements
  • Hard Surface Modeling 1
  • Texturing and Shading 1
  • Digital Sculpting
  • Props and Weapons for Games

Software / Technique
  • Marmoset Toolbag
  • Autodesk Maya
  • Pixologic ZBrush
Registration for Summer Term 2021 is currently closed.
Registration for Fall Term 2021 courses will open Thursday, September 2nd, 2021 at 10:00 AM PT.

Course Sections — Summer Term 2021

 
Day
Mon
Time
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM PT
Dates
Jul 12, 2021
This class will be available to register during Open Registration.
 
Day
Sun
Time
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
Dates
Jul 18, 2021
This class will be available to register during Open Registration.