3D Animation Workshop: The Implementation of 3D Printing in Classroom

  • Aimi Nabila Anizaim


A 3D animation workshop has been organized by the Animation Department from Faculty of Film Theater and Animation, University Technology Mara (UiTM). The targeted participants were primary and secondary school students between the ages of 10 to 15. The participants of this workshop will work closely with the experts in 3D Animation industry to link the participant’s imagination and creativity into tangible forms. The contents throughout the workshop will cover the basic knowledge of 3D animation software at the beginner level. The end result of this workshop will be physically manifested into a 3D model by using the provided 3D printing facilities. This workshop offers first-hand exposure and interactive experience by bringing creative imagination into reality. This approach will, in gist, motivate participants and improvising teaching to the current technology in the animation industry. Thus, it will motivate them to be an active learner among their peers. This workshop aims to prepare the school students to enter the workforce since 3D industry is becoming a demand from various sectors.