CG Animation and Visualization with 3ds Max (CEF Approved)2019-01-16T21:22:31+00:00

Project Description


CEF Course Code: 28C03946-1
CEF Institution Code: 548
Welkin Course Code: CCG

Course Features

This is an advanced CG animation course tailored to take your skills up to the professional level. The course utilizes the flexibility of 3ds Max as a platform and the sophistication of V-Ray as a plug-in, allowing you to explore your potential as a CG animator or design visualizer. You will see how V-Ray works collaborately with 3ds Max to speed up rendering and improve rendering quality. In the course you will learn how to:

  • Create animated scenes with 3ds Max
  • Work with V-Ray advanced lighting and materials
  • Use post-editing and rendering functions
By the end of the course you should have a solid understanding of 3D animation and design visualization with 3ds Max and V-Ray, and be able to use relevant tools to produce animated photorealistic images and scenes.
  • Autodesk Certified Instructor
  • Easy to follow and step-by-step instruction
  • Evening and weekend classes available

Learn from the Experts

Get Professional Recognition

Certify your 3D skills with Autodesk 3ds Max Professional certification. The certification is not a requirement for course completion but we highly recommend you to get your skills professionally recognized.
Remark: The course fee does not include the certification exam.

Further Study

After completing this course you may further develop your knowledge and skills in graphic design with the CEF reimbursable course Diploma in Graphic Design with Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

Course Fee


*after max. 80% fee reimbursement from CEF. Full course fee is $7500, payable by monthly installments.

Am I qualified for CEF?

Course Duration

36 Hours

Course Prerequisites

Course participants should be at least 18 years old and have completed Form 5 or above. Previous knowledge of 3ds Max is essential. The course is also structured for those who have completed the course Diploma in 3D Animation Design with Autodesk 3ds Max.

Title of Award & Assessment Methods

Students will be assessed on a 3D animation project as part of the course. Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a course certificate and an official attendance certificated issued by Autodesk

Schedule & Online Enrolment

Welcome to enrol and book  your seat. The course fee shows may varies because the different of 1st or full installment of your total course fee.  The systems will only charge your 1st installment under the instruction of HK SFAA.

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CG Animation and Visualization with 3ds Max (Code: 28C03946-1)
Course No. 課程編號Info. 語言/系統/地點Start 開課日End 完課日Weekdays 上課日Time 上課時段Duration 課程長度Enrol 報名
CCGB-6D35KCantonese / PC / MongKok9-Mar13-AprSAT1000-1300;1400-170036 hours / 12 sessions20190309


CCGB-24C33KCantonese / PC / MongKok2-Apr9-MayTUE,THU1900-220036 hours / 12 sessions20190402


CCGB-6D4KCantonese / PC / MongKok4-May8-JunSAT1000-1300;1400-170036 hours / 12 sessions20190504


CCGB-13C10KCantonese / PC / MongKok10-Jun22-JulMON,WED1900-220036 hours / 12 sessions20190610


CCGB-6D6KCantonese / PC / MongKok6-Jul10-AugSAT1000-1300;1400-170036 hours / 12 sessions20190706


CCGB-25C13KCantonese / PC / MongKok13-Aug24-SepTUE,FRI1900-220036 hours / 12 sessions20190813


CCGB-6D36KCantonese / PC / MongKok7-Sep19-OctSAT1000-1300;1400-170036 hours / 12 sessions20190907


CCGB-13C11KCantonese / PC / MongKok14-Oct20-NovMON,WED1900-220036 hours / 12 sessions20191014


Computer graphics and design visualization are hot and in great demand over the world. Their applications can be found in many areas such as computer games, the media and entertainment, and architectural and interior design. Professional animators use a great variety of 3D effects to create admirable and astounding scenes. In the design field, you can hardly win a project without employing realistic visualization and simulation in your design. As a result, the demands for CG skills and professionals on the market are consistently on the rise.
CG Animation & Visualization with 3ds Max is an advanced CG course tailored to take your skills up to the professional level. You will learn to create animated scenes with Autodesk 3ds Max, starting with the principles of animation and then proceeding to applying the skills specifically to 3ds Max. The course utilizes the flexibility and simplicity of 3ds Max as a platform, allowing you to explore your potential as a CG animator or design visualizer. On completing the course, you will have acquired film-making, animation and video composition skills to enable you to confidently transform creative ideas into the visual actuality of animated stories.
The course includes lectures and hands-on practice, offering you the best opportunity to strengthen your 3D skills to the professional level. You will learn professional skills and techniques to handle 3ds Max animations, V-Ray rendering and After Effects compositions.

  1. Animation (9 hours)
    • Animation Concept
    • Video and Camera Shot knowledge
    • Story Board
    • Basic Camera Movement
    • Auto Key and Set Key
    • Edit Motion
    • Working with Controllers
    • Working with Track View
    • Mass FX
    • Particle for Rain/Snow/Leaves.
    • Video Post and Composite Preparation
    • Edit/Finish Draft Animation Preview


  2. Scenes Control & Visualization (18 hours)
    • Advance of Lighting and Material in 3ds Max
    • V-Ray Renderer
    • Scenes Layout and Arrangement
    • Bird eye View Exterior Daytime Lighting
    • Interior Scenes Control
    • Volume Light, Environment and Effect
    • V-Ray Material & Mapping
    • Composite Mapping
    • Night Scenes Control
    • Render Element
    • Distributed Render
  1. Post Editing & Final Composition (9 hours)
    • Composite Video Concept
    • Using Open EXR Format
    • Importing Media
    • Multilayer Compositing and 3D Effects
    • Masking
    • Colour Correction for Clips
    • Pre-Compositing
    • 2D Compositing
    • Camera and Lighting in AfterEffects
    • Tracking and Stabilizing
    • Render the Final Composition
  1. Proceed with on-line registration or send the completed enrolment form (download) to us together with a cheque (made payable to Welkin Compuer Training) for the program fee.
  2. CEF applicants have to complete the CEF Application Form (download) and send it to us for certification. They will then send the form to the Office of the Continuing Education Fund, Room 916, 9/F, Kwai Hing Government Offices, 166-174 Hing Fong Road, Kwai Chung, New Territories, together with a photocopy of their HKID Card before course commencement.
  3. Applicants will receive application results from the Office of the CEF within 14 working days.

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