Video Game 3D Modeling | Online
Diploma | Video Game 3D Modeling | Online

GENERATE IMMERSIVE WORLDS WITH 3D ANIMATION

This new E-learning program is designed for anyone with a passion for video games, 3D animation and graphic design. Discover the different steps in video game design—from modeling characters, to props and scenes.

Whether you want to generate 3D renderings for animated films, cartoons, online games or blockbuster movies, prepare yourself to face the demands of this high-technology industry with the Video Game 3D Modeling E-learning program.

This program was developed in Montréal, known for its cutting-edge, avant-guard expertise in video game technology. Harness your imagination and take your talent to the next level!

* This program is delivered by LaSalle College International Vancouver Inc., PTIB Designated Institution ID-02160 and located at 101 Smithe St., Vancouver, BC, V6B aZ8. LaSalle College and the LaSalle College logo are trademarks of LaSalle International Inc. and used under licence by LaSalle College International Vancouver Inc.

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This 825-hour program will provide students with the basis for 3D design of weapons and props, environment modeling and character design. In addition, students will learn to generate 3D images and full renderings with appropriate lighting and textures. Upon completion of this program, graduates will have the necessary skills to design and create a game level.

The training provides:

  • High-quality training with rich media content.
  • Continuous evaluation of your understanding of the subject at hand.
  • A variety of courses available remotely.
  • A combination of virtual classes, self-guided training, and homework for a minimum amount of class hours and a maximum amount of freedom.
  • Virtual evening classes.
  • Length of program: 16 months.
  • 24 hours/ week of work (includes self-guided training, virtual classes and individual study time).
  • CREDENTIAL

    Diploma
  • Creativity.
  • Imagination.
  • Artistic ability.
  • Passion for visual art, design, sound and computer science.
  • The ability to work with precision and speed.
  • Basic knowledge of computer tools.
  • The ability to adapt to a varied schedule and meet tight deadlines.
After completing the Video Game 3D Modeling E-learning program, you will have earned your diploma from LaSalle College, and gain access to the following fields of employment: 
  • Game modeling technician
  • Level designer
  • Modeling graphic designer
  • Computer with 64 bits 3GHz processor or Mac Intel
  • Windows 7 or higher or Mac OS v.10.7 or higher 
  • Minimum 8GB of RAM
  • Hard Drive 1TB 
  • Graphics Card compatible with Direct3D®, or OpenGL®
  • High Speed Internet access
  • Internet Browser
  • Screen with minimum resolution of 1080 x 900 (1280 x 1024 recommended)
  • Sound Card, headphones and microphones
  • Application software and peripherals required for the course 
  • Burner, blank CDs and DVDs
  • Flat scanner 

Students are responsible for ensuring compatibility with the software.

  • Adobe Photoshop CS5
  • 3D Studio Max 2010
  • Zbrush 4
  • Microsoft Word
Semester 1 
  • 3D Modeling 
  • Introduction to Game Design 
  • Production Process 
  • Visual Language
Semester 2

  • Environment Design
  • Video Game Industry
  • Weapons and Props Design
  • Level Design 

Semester 3 

  • Professional portfolio
  • Textures and Surface Properties
  • Level Mapping 
  • Advanced Techniques of 3D Rendering 

Semester 4 

  • Character Modeling and Rigging
  • Integration project