Week 1 (Tuesday 31 January 2017)
Introduction to the Module. 3D Visualisation in Archaeology and Cultural Heritage

 

Week 2 (Tuesday 7 February 2017)
Thinking in Three Dimensions: From three-dimensions to two and back
Theory Discussion: Topic – Photorealism

 

Week 3 (Tuesday 14 February 2017)
3D Modelling I: Getting Started with SketchUp: The basics of 3D Modelling
Deadline for Project Proposals 

 

Week 4 (Tuesday 21 February 2017)
3D Modelling II: SketchUp: Diving Deeper
Theory Discussion: Topic – The term Reconstruction

 

Week 5 (Tuesday 28 February 2017)
3D Modelling III: Introduction to 3dsMax and 3dsMax Design. Getting used to the Interface

 

Extra Lecture for Week 8 cancellation (Monday 6 March 2017)
3D Modelling IV: Working with Objects I

 

Week 6 (Tuesday 7 March 2017)
3D Modelling V: Working with Objects II
Theory Discussion: Topic – Transparency in Digital Reconstruction

 

Study week (13-17 March 2017)

 

Week 7 (Monday 20 March 2017)
3D Modelling VI: Materials and Mapping
Digital Reconstruction project surgery I

 

Week 8 (28 March 2017)
There will be no lecture this week

 

Week 9 (Tuesday 4 April 2017)
3D Modelling VI: Creating Lights & Shadows. Lighting Simulation and Analysis.
In-class Practical Assessment

 

Week 10 (Tuesday 11 April 2017)
3D Modelling VII: Cameras & Rendering
Digital Reconstruction project surgery II

 

Week 11 (Tuesday 25 April 2017)
3D Modelling VIII: Animation

 

Week 12 (Tuesday 2 May 2017)
Recap and Project Presentation/Feedback