School Holiday Programmes

Our School Holiday Programmes offer high school students a great opportunity to get creative, have fun and learn new skills in the ever-changing world of design. And, remember that because Yoobee is an MoE-authorised tertiary provider, you can use STAR funding to send students on these courses.

 

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Game Art & Development - School Holiday Programme (3 days)

Want to create a playable and addictive game in Unity? One of the fastest growing industries, game design skills are sought after both locally and internationally. Get a feel for the process and personalise assets for your own game–from modeling and texturing, through to placing your content into a game engine environment. Software Used: Maya & Unity Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Digital Sculpting with ZBrush - School Holiday Programme (3 days)

Design and build your own character in ZBrush Learn the techniques that are used to create 3D models for movies, games and animation! In this three day course you'll master the basics of ZBrush to create, modify and render your own 3D character. You will be using a Wacom tablet for this class which we will provide. Software Used: ZBrush Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Digital Painting - School Holiday Programme

Discover Digital Painting Do you ever imagine other worlds you wish you could create? Now you can. This three day course in Digital Painting will introduce you to the creative process behind effective concept art. You'll learn the skills required to quickly produce high quality and impressive artwork that will bring your ideas to life. Wacom tablets are provided! Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Introduction to Web Design - School Holiday Programme

Learn the principles of web and UX design Want to know how to build a cool, quick three page website and learn a bit of basic HTML & CSS code? Now's your chance! Learn basic web design standards, colour and image formats. Also look into the basics of both UX and UI design to make websites more interesting and user friendly. Software Used: Sublime Text or another industry standard text editor Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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3D Character Animation - School Holiday Programme

Bring your creations to life Character design and 3D Modeling are the two main skills responsible for creating VFX Movies, Games and Virtual Reality. In this exciting workshop you’ll be taken through the animation process in Maya. This is a great way to test your interest in 3D modelling and animation. Software Used: Maya Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Video & Motion Graphics - School Holiday Programme

Learn some new tricks to get your videos to stand out! In this 2 day course you'll be exploring the world of video and motion graphics! You'll have the opportunity to lean about creating your own Cinemagraphs, animated gifs, the art of time-lapse & more! This is a fun, practical course where you'll come away with some great new skills that you'll be able to use in your future projects. Software Used: Premiere Pro & After Effects Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Character Design Fundamentals - School Holiday Programme

Do you love Creating Characters? Learn the fundamental techniques in solid character design and perfect your drawing skills to make your characters jump off the page! You'll learn about creating a strong silhouette, the importance of proportions, colour choices and detailing in addition to learning key digital drawing techniques from one of our Digital illustration experts. Software Used: Photoshop Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Visual Design - School Holiday Programme

Problem solving and creative thinking Grow your understanding of the three key design programmes used in Graphic Design. Guided by one of our knowledgeable and experienced tutors, you’ll spend two days developing core skills in industry standard software that will feed your creativity and fuel your passion for design. Software Used: Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Introduction to App Design - School Holiday Programme

Have you got an idea for an app? This course covers the basics on what you need to know to design and develop an idea into an app. Learn the principles of user experience and how research and implementation methods can help to create amazing interface design. Software Used: UX Pin, Adobe XD Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Introduction to Video Content Creation - School Holiday Programme

Your introduction to moving image Professionally-created video content is an excellent medium for getting noticed in a crowded market. Learn to create your own professional video content for social media, your own channel or how to edit video's generated from games. Footage and game content for editing provided. Software Used: Premiere Pro & After Effects Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Digital Illustration - School Holiday Programme (1)

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! Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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3D Modelling - School Holiday Programme (1)

In this exciting three day workshop you’ll be taken through the 3D modelling process by one of expert 3D modellers! You’ll be using Autodesk Maya, the industry standard application for 3D modelling animation in the film and television industry. We will take you through the process step-by-step of turning a concept artwork into a 3D Model. This is a great way to test your interest in 3D modelling, animation, and game art and development! Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Photography Techniques - School Holiday Programme

Have a passion for Photography? In this exciting 2-day workshop you’ll be taken through the process of developing your Photographic vision. Working through techniques of how to get the best out of your camera, and also the best out of lighting and environment. Receive feedback from one of ACG Yoobee's specialist tutors. Bring your own DSLR camera. Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only. Places are limited.

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Game Art & Development - School Holiday Programme

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. Software Used: Maya & Unity Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Introduction to Photoshop - School Holiday Programme

Take a sneak peek into the exciting world of Photoshop. Create your own images and enhance your designs using simple editing tools and image manipulation techniques. You’ll learn how to manage layers, make selections, create digital illustrations, manipulate photos, and apply effects and output files for your design purposes. You don’t need experience, but proficiency with computers is a must. Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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Introduction to InDesign - School Holiday Programme

Learn the key layout principles of graphic design and use basic techniques to create single-page and multi-page documents using this industry standard desktop publishing program. You’ll cover text formatting, styles, tables, basic drawing and effects. Open to Year 9 - Year 13 students only.

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