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AMC303 - Advanced Motion Capture

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Simeon Taylor




Nil for students commencing after November 2007

Students commencing prior to November 2007 must be enrolled in course A356, A357, A358, A359, A365, S327, S331, S375, or S377

Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 3 hour Seminar per week


This unit is an advanced motion capture course based on the commercial motion capture work undertaken at the Deakin Motion.Lab. The Deakin Motion.Lab has delivered a number of unique and challenging industry motion capture projects. A recent example is the Nocturnal Migration campaign for Toohey's Beer for Queensland company Altv.fx, which won a Mobius award for special effects:

This unit will provide students with an overview of commercial motion capture based on specific projects undertaken in the studio, and will work on their own motion capture projects for game, film and video or animation reels.


Practical Test, 20%, 800 words equivalent

Project part A, 40%, 1600 words equivalent

Project part B, 40%, 1600 words equivalent

Unit Fee Information

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