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Explore our industry-focused 3D modeling programs and be mentored by top 3D artists who have worked on major films and games.
From beginner short courses to advanced industry programs – find the right study option for your skill level and career goals.
Learn professional workflows from experienced artists who have worked at world-class studios such as Disney, Ubisoft, ILM, Sony, EA and Weta.
Our specialized 3D modeling courses will get you job-ready by giving you a personalized education experience.
Studying 3D modeling opens up a variety of career opportunities. Explore the career paths that could be yours after graduating from CG Spectrum.
Peek inside the world of 3D modeling! Choose this course if you want to pick up a new hobby, learn the basics and start creating your first 3D assets from scratch in Maya.
12 weeks - 20hrs weekly
3D modeling for beginners starts with the essentials: navigating Maya, setting up workflows and building 3D assets from scratch. See the differences between film and game models and find out how to work with your models in Unreal Engine and texture in Substance Painter.
We’re proud to say that with an 80% employment success rate the majority of our advanced graduates are now working in the highly competitive film and games industry.
Studying 3D modeling can lead to many different types of careers, including;
Discover more about 3D modeling jobs, salary expectations and tips to meet the minimum job requirements on our careers page.
Discover free 3D modeling resources and articles to inspire you on your journey into the film and games industry.
Get a more hands-on education with mentorship from top film and game experts, an industry-approved curriculum and a thriving creative community cheering you on.
By giving you access to the most talented artists in the industry, we help you to become well connected, trained and prepared for life beyond school.
What you get when studying at CG Spectrum:
Progress faster with expert feedback from mentors and join an inspiring and supportive community of industry experts and peers.
Our mission is to make sure our students are best prepared for a successful career when they graduate.
We strive to provide affordable, high quality and personalized education and believe in the power of learning first-hand from industry experts who have already established fantastic careers.
What makes CG Spectrum unique:
As an online school with students and mentors in 90+ countries, we're proud to bring the industry to you – wherever you are in the world!