July Holiday Programmes

Our school holiday programmes are the best way to continue building your child’s skills while having fun these school holidays. This is our biggest selection yet of programmes that cover basics across our most popular Diplomas. See below for the full calendar and contact details, see you soon!

Calendar

Wellington

Contact: Mel Booth
Mel.booth@acgedu.com
04 801 2021

Game Art & Development

One of the fastest growing global industries, game design and development skills are highly sought after both locally and internationally! Get a feel for the process and personalise assets for your very own game—from modelling and texturing assets, through to placing your content into a game engine environment—this course is an awesome introduction to an exciting industry. You’ll even get to take home your finished demo that will run on PC or MacOSX!

Mon 11th July – Thu 14th July (4 days) $280

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Digital Illustration

Our resident digital illustration expert will be walking students through several exciting illustration projects. Using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, you’ll learn and practice cool new techniques using a graphics tablet (we’ll provide these!). The tablets let you draw in Photoshop and Illustrator like you would in real life, but with every brush and colour you could imagine!

Mon 11th July – Wed 13th July (3 days) $210

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Film Production

Experience the opportunity to make a short film over the holiday break. You will learn about planning, story-boarding, filming, directing and editing a short clip using Adobe Premiere Pro, with the opportunity to add some exciting visual effects in Adobe After Effects. See your final production projected in a screening, and receive feedback from some of ACG Yoobee’s specialist tutors.

Tue 12th July – Fri 15th July (4 days) $280

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Graphic Design

Want to be a graphic designer? Get an understanding of graphic design software and the creative process in this short course.  Using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign, you’ll learn how to create your own designs and make them communicate using principles of typography, hierarchy, styling and layout.  This special, four day version of our course will take students even further into the world of graphic design.

Wed 13th July – Fri 15th July (3 days) $210

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Web Design

Design and construct a website and get a kickstart in one of NZ’s biggest growth industries.  You will learn HTML and CSS elements, web design practices, using fonts, styling type and inserting images and video.  Learning how websites work is increasingly becoming a must have for all individuals in the creative sector,  get your head start!  Please note this course is for High School aged students.

Mon 18th July – Tue 19th July (2 days) $140

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Stop-Motion!

Have a go at one of the most entertaining and creative forms of animation!  2D Stop-Motion is the art of physically manipulating and photographing objects and images in the real world to create awesome short animated stories that appear to move on their own.  From its origins in the early days of cinema over a hundred years ago through the epic FX films of the 20th Century and into the amazingly creative animators of today Stop-Motion is a great way to bring your stories to life in a fast and fun way!

Wed 20th July – Fri 22nd July (3 days) $210

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Auckland

Contact: Martina Makreska
Martina.makreska@acgedu.com
09 968 3729

Game Art & Development

One of the fastest growing global industries, game design and development skills are highly sought after both locally and internationally! Get a feel for the process and personalise assets for your very own game—from modelling and texturing assets, through to placing your content into a game engine environment—this course is an awesome introduction to an exciting industry. You’ll even get to take home your finished demo that will run on PC or MacOSX!

Sat 9th, Sun 10th, Sat 16th, Sun 17th July (4 days) $280

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Graphic Design

Want to be a graphic designer? Get an understanding of graphic design software and the creative process in this short course.  Using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign, you’ll learn how to create your own designs and make them communicate using principles of typography, hierarchy, styling and layout.  This special, four day version of our course will take students even further into the world of graphic design.

Tue 12th July – Fri 15th July (4 days) $210

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Introduction to Zbrush

Want to learn the techniques that industry use to create 3D models for movies, games and animation?  You’ll work with ZBrush to sculpt, paint textures and add high frequency details to models.  In this 2 day class you will master the basics of ZBrush to create, modify and render your own 3D character.  Zbrush works best with a wacom drawing tablet(although this is not essential for the class) If you have a drawing tablet at home feel free to bring this along to use when during the class.

Sat 16th – Sun 17th July (2 days) $140

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Design and Layout

In this 2 day workshop you will create your own double page magazine spread using Adobe InDesign.  Learn how to create your own designs and make them communicate using principles of typography, hierarchy, styling and layout.  Feel free to bring along your own images for the project.

Mon 18th July – Tue 19th July (2 days) $140

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Web Design

Design and construct a website and get a kickstart in one of NZ’s biggest growth industries.  You will learn HTML and CSS elements, web design practices, using fonts, styling type and inserting images and video.  Learning how websites work is increasingly becoming a must have for all individuals in the creative sector,  get your head start!  Please note this course is for High School aged students.

Wed 20th July – Fri 22nd July (3 days) $210

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Christchurch

Contact: Peter Godkin
Peter.godkin@acgedu.com
03 363 2139

Web Design

Design and construct a website and get a kickstart in one of NZ’s biggest growth industries.  You will learn HTML and CSS elements, web design practices, using fonts, styling type and inserting images and video.  Learning how websites work is increasingly becoming a must have for all individuals in the creative sector,  get your head start!  Please note this course is for High School aged students.

Thu 14th July – Fri 15th July (2 days) $140

Click here for more information or to sign up.

3D Animation using MAYA and Photoshop (3 days)

Give your brain a creative injection with our awesome animation holiday programme.  Master the basic concepts of 3D animation and digital art, and create your very own animation.  Learn how to use the entertainment and gaming industry’s go-to software Maya and Photoshop.  Please note this course is for high school aged students.

Mon 11th July – Wed 13th July $210

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Graphic Design

Want to be a graphic designer? Get an understanding of graphic design software and the creative process in this short course.  Using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign, you’ll learn how to create your own designs and make them communicate using principles of typography, hierarchy, styling and layout.  This special, four day version of our course will take students even further into the world of graphic design.

Sat 16th July – Sun 17th July (2 days) $140

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Film Production

Experience the opportunity to make a short film over the holiday break.  You will learn about planning, story-boarding, filming, directing and editing a short clip using Adobe Premiere Pro, with the opportunity to add some exciting visual effects in Adobe After Effects. See your final production projected in a screening, and receive feedback from some of ACG Yoobee’s specialist tutors.

Mon 18th July – Wed 20th July (3 days) $210

Click here for more information or to sign up.

Introduction to Zbrush

Want to learn the techniques that industry use to create 3D models for movies, games and animation?  You’ll work with ZBrush to sculpt, paint textures and add high frequency details to models.  In this 2 day class you will master the basics of ZBrush to create, modify and render your own 3D character.  Zbrush works best with a wacom drawing tablet(although this is not essential for the class) If you have a drawing tablet at home feel free to bring this along to use when during the class.

Thu 21st July – Fri 22nd July (2 days) $140

Click here for more information or to sign up.