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AMC303 - Advanced Motion Capture

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Simeon Taylor

Prerequisite:

AMC202

Corequisite:

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:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 3 hour Seminar per week

Content

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:

http://www.deakin.edu.au/motionlab/news.php?n=21 http://www.cgsociety.org/index.php/CGSFeatures/CGSFeatureSpecial/altvfx_nocturnal

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.

Assessment

Practical Test, 20%, 800 words equivalent;

Project part A, 40%, 1600 words equivalent;

Project part B, 40%, 1600 words equivalent

Unit Fee Information

Unit fee information available soon

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