Course Title: Prepare 3D digital models for production

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5218 Diploma of Interactive Digital Media

Course Title: Prepare 3D digital models for production

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 50

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term2 2011,
Term2 2012,
Term2 2013

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course covers the skills and knowledge required to prepare 3D models for production using current 3D software that shows an integration of appropriate elements within an aesthetically unified design.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFANM401A Prepare 3D digital models for production


1 Clarify work requirements

2 Prepare 3D models.

3 Finalise 3D digital models

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to develop a concept from an idea into a 3D environment.

Overview of Assessment

Animation project: The project for semester 2 centres on the setting up of a character model to be animated. This character will be the final realization of the model from semester 1: Create 3D Digital Models.