3rd Dimension

What do you Learn?

Acquaintance Centro Overview

This advanced 6-month course provides students with comprehensive knowledge and practical skills in 3D modeling, sculpting, and printing. It covers foundational principles, advanced techniques, and real-world applications, preparing students for careers in 3D design, manufacturing, prototyping, and more. aspects are also covered to ensure responsible practices.


Foundations of 3D Modeling

1.1. Introduction to 3D Modeling

  • Understanding 3D Space
  • 3D Modeling Software (e.g., Blender, Autodesk Maya)
  • Navigating the Interface

1.2. Polygonal Modeling

  • Basic Shapes and Primitives
  • Extrusion and Beveling
  • Edge and Vertex Manipulation


Advanced 3D Modeling Techniques

2.1. Subdivision Modeling

  • Subdivision Surfaces
  • Creating Complex Organic Shapes
  • High-poly vs. Low-poly Modeling

2.2. UV Mapping and Texturing

  • Unwrapping UVs
  • Texture Painting
  • Procedural Texturing


3D Sculpting

3.1. Introduction to 3D Sculpting

  • Sculpting vs. Modeling
  • Sculpting Software (e.g., ZBrush, Mudbox)
  • Sculpting Tools and Brushes

3.2. Digital Sculpting Techniques

  • Anatomy and Character Sculpting
  • Environmental Sculpting
  • Retopology for Clean Models


3D Printing Fundamentals

4.1. Introduction to 3D Printing

  • Types of 3D Printers
  • Materials for 3D Printing
  • Preparing 3D Models for Printing

4.2. 3D Printing Workflow

  • Slicing Software (e.g., Cura, PrusaSlicer)
  • Printer Calibration and Maintenance
  • Post-processing and Finishing Techniques


Advanced 3D Printing and Projects

5.1. Complex 3D Printing

  • Multi-material and Multi-color Printing
  • Supports and Overhangs
  • Troubleshooting 3D Printing Issues

5.2. Designing for Functional 3D Prints

  • Prototyping and Engineering Applications
  • Designing Mechanical Parts
  • Integrating Electronics


Capstone Projects and Career Development

6.1. Capstone Project Development

  • Acquaintees work on real-world 3D modeling, sculpting, and printing projects
  • Mentoring and Guidance from Specialized Instructors

6.2. Portfolio Development

  • Creating a Professional Portfolio
  • Job Opportunities in 3D Modeling and Printing
  • Freelancing and Entrepreneurship

6.3. Legal and Ethical Considerations

  • Intellectual Property in 3D Modeling
  • Ethical Use of 3D Printing
  • Environmental Impact of 3D Printing

6.4. Final Projects Presentation and Evaluation

  • Acquaintees present and evaluate their capstone projects
  • Feedback and Assessment

6.5. Course Conclusion and Future Directions

  • Review of Key Concepts
  • Emerging Trends in 3D Modeling and Printing
  • Experience Certification
  • Placement Training and Interview grooming