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3D Studio VIZ: Materials and Rendering
The 3D Studio VIZ: Materials and Rendering course is designed for the beginning 3D Studio VIZ user. It covers basic to advanced material creation, material mapping as well as lighting and rendering. Successful graduates of this course will be able to import existing geometry into 3D Studio VIZ and create photorealistic renderings. If you have access to a color printer (not required for the course) you will print photorealistic pictures of your renderings. For examples of renderings created by students in previous courses click here. Note you must have access to 3D Studio VIZ 3i for this course.

bulletSpring 2009 enrollment begins on Monday February 23.
bulletRegistration is from February 23 until March 27 or until the courses fill.
bulletTo be advised of future course dates sign up for our mailing list.
bulletThe course will begin on Wednesday April 1 and last for 8 weeks.
bulletYou can work at your own rate during the course.
bulletThere are no due dates or mandatory course meetings.
bulletRequest a brochure with course information, cost, and course dates.

3D Studio VIZ Cost

Tuition: $333.00

This includes the entire 3D Studio VIZ course as well as access to our on-line database of 3D Studio VIZ models.

Textbook: $40.00

The required textbook can be purchased during registration. For more information on the textbook click here.

Refund Policy
Students are eligible for a full refund of tuition if officially withdrawn from class before the start date. NO refunds will be issued on textbooks and other course material. Students requesting withdrawal from a class must do so by sending an E-MAIL to Tuition refunds that result from officially withdrawing will be made in accordance with the following dates:

First Week
of class
Second Week
of class
Third Week
of class
Fourth Week
of class

Additional Information

bulletKeep in mind this is a comprehensive course on creating photorealistic renderings with 3D Studio VIZ. You should expect to spend a MINIMUM of 10 hours per week on the course.
bulletNote you must have the required equipment and software to enroll and successfully complete the course.
bulletWhile there is no pre-requisite for the course, you should be familiar with basic computer operations. You should know how to use E-MAIL to send and receive files, feel comfortable using the internet, be familiar with basic file management procedures (creating a subdirectory, opening and closing a file etc).
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