Video Game 3D Modeling
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This Video Game 3D Modelling 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. In order to keep its position at the cutting-edge of the industry, the program has been recently enhanced to actively meet workforce needs.

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-garde expertise in video game technology. Harness your imagination and take your talent to the next level!

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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).

If you have these qualities or skills, then a career in video game 3D modeling may be for you!

  • 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.

Did you know that this program is also offered at our Inter-Dec College campus?

To assist you with your selection, take a look at our comparative chart for on campus or online studies.

  • 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.

The software and material required for the course is compulsory and can be purchased online or at special student rates at LaSalle College’s supply store, located at 2020 Sainte-Catherine Street West, Montreal. Tel: 514 939-4442, ext. 3252

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

Semester 1

  • 3D Modeling
  • Video Game Industry and Production Process
  • Textures and Visual Language I
  • Introduction to game design

Semester 2

  • Textures and Visual Language II
  • Environment Design
  • Accessory Modeling
  • Level Design

Semester 3

  • Character Modeling
  • Level Modeling
  • Rendering Techniques

Semester 4

  • Professional Portfolio
  • Integration Project

This training program is available in English and French.

Consult our self-guided training catalogue if you want to take any of these courses individually (without earning a diploma).

  • Adobe Photoshop CS5, 3D Studio Max 2010, Zbrush 4, Microsoft Word

You must have prior training deemed sufficient and meet the www.lasallecollege.com/futur-students/admission/reglement-admissioncollege admission criteria set by MEES