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English
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 minute to complete

Introduction

1 minute to complete
1 video (Total 1 min)
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Week 01: Compositional Studies for Concept Art

2 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 30 min)
3 videos
Studies Demonstration Part 0115m
Studies Demonstration Part 0210m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Week 02: Intro to 3D for Concept Art

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 49 min)
6 videos
The Modifying Tools7m
The Offset Tool4m
Move, Scale and Rotate8m
Groups and Components11m
Materials and Styles7m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Week 03: Modeling and Exporting

3 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 51 min)
5 videos
Modeling the Temple13m
Framing the Composition9m
Exporting the Images7m
Importing to Photoshop10m

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About the Art for Games Specialization

In this beginner focused specialization we will show you the essentials of 2d and 3d game art production as well as concept art for games and current gen game art workflow. While each of the four courses will build your knowledge of the practice of game art, each module is a self contained unit designed to teach a specific area. By the end of the Specialization, you will have a thorough knowledge of the creation of high-quality game art assets. Through these courses, you will be using Maya, Unity, Photoshop, Sketchup, ZBrush, Marmoset Toolbag, and Substance Painter....
Art for Games

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