Maya Workshop:
Animation Basics

Maya Workshop: Animation Basics

6-week workshop

Course Length: 6 weeks with Live Q&As
Start Date: Feb 16, 2015 (Winter 2015) and Mar 30, 2015 (Spring 2015)
Requirements: See Below
Price: $699 *

*Includes a non-refundable $100 fee
Seats are limited

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Why is this for you:

  • Designed for beginners: learn the industry-leading Autodesk┬« Maya┬« software
  • This class is highly recommended for all applicants to get a head start before beginning Animation Basics
  • Take Maya Workshop and get access to the entire Animation Mentor community of students and alumni
  • Get access to the Animation Mentor resource library with guest lectures, additional Q&As, and weekly video news

What you get:

  • 3-year active student license to Autodesk Maya - including Mudbox, 3D Studio Max, and more

Learn How to:

  • Use shortcut keys to manipulate objects
  • Understand basic animation and lighting techniques
  • Use the graph editor
  • Navigate the Maya interface

Workshop Summary

NEW! You will enjoy the same Animation Mentor experience with a small 9:1 class size and live instruction!

  • Instruction provided by Animation Mentor alumni, including 6 Live Q&As with demonstrations.
  • Supplementary material features hours of recorded video using Maya 2012.
  • Coursework includes six (6), non-graded assignments with provided assets.
  • You may participate in forums and the Animation Mentor community, and view weekly Video News items.


  • Have a good understanding of the English language.
  • Have intermediate computer software skills.
  • Meets the minimum system requirements.
  • Achieve a passing score on a basic aptitude test (Wonderlic test). This measures basic understanding in math and verbal skills.
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