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MAYA I - Introduction to 3-D Modeling  

ART - 40298

(UCSD Extension Spring 06)

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In this course you will learn the basics of using the Maya animation package. You will learn how to create scenes, models, and basic animations. You will also learn how to do lighting and basic rendering. A brief introduction to Maya's MEL scripting will be provided.

Course Location: SDSC Room # 279 View map (Classroom located on the left end of the highlighted yellow block )
Course Timing: Tuesday 6:00 - 9:00 pm , April 11th 2006 to June13th 2006 (10 meetings)
Software: Maya 7 would be available for classroom usage.
Parking: Nearest Metered Parking , Nearest UCSD permit parking , General UCSD Parking info


Learning Maya 7 | Foundation

ISBN: 1-894893-74-3


Book is required and would be followed in class

Complimentary book

Introducing Maya® 7 : 3D for Beginners

ISBN: 0-7821-4434-9


This book is intended for Self Reading

Check availability at the UCSD Bookstore


Amit Chourasia
Visualization Scientist
San Diego Supercomputer Center
Home Page
Phone: 858-822-3656


Useful Links

The following web sites have lots of useful interesting information for Maya animators: