3D Modelling & Animation Holiday Camps for kids & teens
Make your own 3D models & animation with Blender!
Take advantage of your school holidays to learn how to design 3D models and animations with Blender, the world’s most powerful open source 3D tool!
This course contributes towards achieving an NCFE accredited qualification!
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When does it run?
This is a week-long holiday camp course, and only runs during school breaks.
Your child will attend classes from 10 am to 3 pm, Monday to Friday. You can view the exact dates of available camps on our booking page.
Where does it take place?
You can choose between online or in-person sessions (subject to availability). Please visit our booking page to see what dates & delivery methods are available for upcoming camps.
Who is it for?
This course is suitable for students 9 to 16 years old. No previous experience required!
What does it teach?
Students will learn how to design 3D models and animations with Blender, the world's most powerful open source 3D tool!
Why choose this course?
This course is designed by London's university professors and contributes towards achieving an NCFE accredited qualification.
Oh! Did we mention we're the UK's only academy to offer this qualification? 🙂
How do they get certified?
Assessment is coursework based and completed during class hours, with no further exams required!
By signing up for 2 camps, your child will meet the requirements for achieving a Level 1 Award NCFE accredited qualification.
There is a small additional assessment fee for this.
See the magic of our 3d animation camp for kids!
Our 3D Animation camp for kids is just awesome!
In this 5 day long holiday camp, your child will learn how to design 3D models & create 3D animations, using Blender.
Blender is used by professional artists around the world!
By the end of the holiday camp, students will have a completed their own 3D models & animations, which they can share with family and friends.
Their projects will also be an outstanding piece of portfolio that will impress at any potential school or college interview!
The course will also improve your child’s soft-skills, such as creative thinking, problem solving and will boost their self-esteem.
Want to be a 3D animator? Book your seat today!
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Everything you need to know about 3D Modeling & Animation Camps For kids
Your child will...
Technical skills is a key aspect of this course, and students will learn different elements of designing a 3D modeling, design & animation. Students will learn about design processes, such as hard-surface modelling, UV mapping, texturing & materials and lighting. They will also learn 3D animation techniques, understanding how time frames work, and how fully rigged characters function.
This course will improve your child's soft skills too. During the camp, students are challenged with different tasks, improving their problem solving skills. Your child will be encouraged to have a creative approach and think outside the box. Ultimately, they're designing a game, so they can create a world with endless possibilities and imagination. Creating a game similar to the games they play regularly will significantly improve their self-esteem and boost their self-confidence!
This course will help your child progress faster & better at school & college. Students will learn a lot more about 3D modelling & animation.
At Software Academy, you will also have the option to get your child certified. Our NCFE accredited qualifications go up to 3 levels: Level 1 Award, Level 2 Certificate, and Level 3 Diploma. By joining 3 holiday camps, your child will meet the requirements to achieve Level 1 award, and can then progress onto level 2 & 3!
Understanding how 3D animations are made will equip your child with priceless experience and knowledge. Since they will be using industry standard tools and learning real world skills, they'll be able to discover potential career paths. Learning 3D Design & Animation opens up a world of opportunities, because the skills they learn are highly transferable in other sectors. With this course, they will discover all the other possible opportunities available, such as films, animation, advertisement, and even architectural visualisation!
By completing this camp, students will have a finished project to share with family & friends. But that's not all! Their project will be seen as a outstanding portfolio piece & considered a great achievement by potential schools, colleges and even employers!
Additionally, by completing a camp, students will achieve 1/3 of the criteria required to get an NCFE accredited qualification, should you choose to get your child officially certified!
This camp runs during school holidays, so it's been designed with fun & excitement in mind! But the bigger picture, is that your child will design their own 3D animations instead of watching animated movies.
And that is exactly our aim, to transform students from users of technology, to innovators of technology! In this course, your child will unleash their imagination and creativity to make their own 3D designs & animations!
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