Introduction of 3Ds Max
Autodesk 3ds Max is a professional 3D computer graphics program. It is used for making 3D animations and images and has a whole host of modelling capabilities. Though 3ds Max is highly popular for developing entertainment content and video games, it is also an excellent software for architectural visualisation and building design. It has the necessary capabilities to create complex 3D models with a very fast workflow.
Scope of Course 3Ds Max
The course teaches all the key tools of 3ds Max that are essential for creating visuals in civil engineering and architecture. The special focus of the course is on interior and exterior modeling. It teaches niche toolsets like lights and cameras to simulate household or office lamps, and walkthrough navigation. Training will be given in the following key skills:
Shapes & geometries
Particle systems & space warps
Mechanical product modeling
Working with materials
Lights & camera
Animation & walkthrough
Career Prospects / Job Roles after 3Ds max
3ds Max is widely used for 3D modeling, rendering, and animation in architectural and civil engineering in the context of not only buildings but also the surrounding environments and landscapes. It is widely used in professional and industry settings, and there are many cases where it's been used for large-scale projects. Owing to its popularity, the demand for 3DS Max skills in AEC companies is on the rise. Students well versed in this software are placed as:
Interior Designer - 3ds Max
3D Visualizer- Interior & Architectural Projects
3D Visualiser Designer
Syllabus for 3DsMax Courses in Hyderabad
SESSION 1: INTRODUCTION TO MAX
Design Harmony : Max for Architects
Autodesk 3ds Max
Terminologies : Modeling, Lights and Cameras, Animation, Rendering
The Welcome Screen : Learn Tab, Start Tab, Extend Tab
3ds Max Interface: Elements of GUI, Application button and Quick Access toolbar, Info Centre , Menu bar, Main toolbar, Ribbon, Scene Explorer, Viewport Layout ,Command panel ,Viewports , Animation and Time controls, Viewport Navigation controls
Quad Menu : Transform Quadrant, Display Quadrant
Tools Menu : Display Floater, Array, Align, Snapshot, Color Clipboard Utility
SESSION 2: SHAPES AND GEOMETRY
Spline: Line, Rectangle, Circle, Ellipse Spline, Arc Spline, Donut Spline, NGon Spline, Star Spline, Helix Spline, Egg Spline, Section Spline, Extended Splines, WRectangle Spline, Channel Spline, Angle Spline, Tee Spline
Standard Primitives: Box, Cone, Sphere, GeoSphere, Cylinder, Tube, Torus, Pyramid, Teapot, Plane, TextPlus
Extended Primitives: Hedra, Torus Knot, Chamfer Box, ChamferCyl, Oil Tank, Capsule, Spindle, L-Ext, Gengon, C- Ext, Ring Wave, Prism, Hose,
Compound Objects: Morph, Scatter, Conform, Connect, BlobMesh, Shape Merge, Boolean, Terrain, Loft, Mesher, ProBoolean, ProCutter
Patch Grids: Quad Patch, Tri Patch
NURBS Surfaces: Point Surface , CV Surface
Doors: Pivot Door, Sliding Door, BiFold Door
Windows: Awning Window, Casement Window, Fixed Window, Pivoted Window, Projected Window, Sliding Window
AEC Extended: Foliage, Railing, Wall
Stairs: Straight Stair, L - Type Stair, U-Type Stair, Spiral Stair
Dynamics Object: Spring, Damper
Space Warp Objects: Gravity, Wind ,Displace
SESSION 3&4: MODIFIERS
Selection Modifiers: Mesh Select Modifier, Patch Select modifier, Poly Select Modifier
Vertex: Remove, Break, Extrude, Weld, Chamfer, Target Weld
Edge: Remove, Split, Extrude, Weld, Chamfer, Target Weld, Bridge, Connect
Border: Extrude, Insert Vertex, Chamfer, Cap, Bridge, Connect
Polygon/Element: Insert Vertex, Extrude, Outline, Bevel, Inset, Bridge, Flip
Object – Space Modifiers: Bend Modifier, Lattice Modifier, Push Modifier, Shell Modifier, Stretch Modifier, Twist Modifier, Lathe Modifier, Wave Modifier, Smooth Modifier, TurboSmooth Modifier, Symmetry Modifier, Cloth Modifier, Simulation Parameters (Cloth)
FFD (Free Form Deformation)
SESSION 5&6: MODELING INTERIOR & EXTERIOR OBJECTS
Detailed Modeling of a Kitchen Cabinet
Modeling the Objects for Living Room
Modeling the Exterior of a Building
SESSION 7: MATERIALS
Compact Material Editor: Get Material, Put Material to Scene, Assign Material to Selection, Reset Map/Mtl to Default Settings, Make Material Copy, Make Unique, Put to Library, Material ID Channel flyout, Show Shaded/Realistic Material in Viewport flyout.
Show End Result, Go to Parent, Go Forward to Sibling
Slate Material Editor: Menu bar, Toolbar, Material/Map Browser, Status, Active View, View navigation, Parameter Editor
UVW Coordinates: Coordinates Rollout (2D), Coordinates Rollout (3D), Camera Map Modifier (World Space)
UVW Map Modifier: Manipulators for UVW Map
Defining Material for Exterior Model
SESSION 8&9: LIGHT, CAMERA AND RENDERING
Photometric Lights: Target Light, Free Light, Mental Ray (mr) Skylight Portal, Sun Positioner
Standard Lights: Target Spotlight, Free Spotlight, Target Directional Light, Free Directional Light, Omni Light, Skylight, mr Area Omni Light, mr Area Spotlight
Cameras: Physical Camera, Free Camera, Target Camera, Walkthrough Assistant
Rendering: Render Setup Dialog, ART Renderer, Scanline Renderer, Mental ray Renderer, Environment and Effects Dialog Box
FAQs on 3Ds Max Course
I can't decide if 3Ds Max suits me? What do I do now?
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Is there any job related to Civil & Architectural Engineering software, like AutoCAD or 3Ds Max?
3Ds Max is widely used by civil &Architectural engineers and is a pre-requisite in almost all civil engineering related industries. Knowing 3Ds Max is definitely an advantage if you are looking for such jobs. Almost all jobs require knowledge of 3Ds Max.
Is 3Ds Max popular in the Civil & Architectural Engineering industry?
3Ds Max is extremely versatile and ideal for any kind of Industrial civil & Architectural (both for interior and exterior designing). The modelling can take care of any type of building structure.
What should we know before learning 3Ds Max?
As the name says, this tool is for 3Ds Max. So before learning 3Ds Max, the fundamentals of Architectural modelling & design should be clear. This is only helping tool which makes your life easier with modelling & design. and has to give input to the program.
What is the best way to learn 3Ds Max?
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What is the average price of Autodesk - 3ds Max classes in Hyderabad?
The average price of Autodesk - 3ds Max classes is Rs.12400
The price of your lessons depends on a number of factors
The experience of your teacher
The location of your classes (at home, online, or an outside location)
the duration and frequency of your lessons
97% of teachers offer their first lesson for free.
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