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Fusion 360: Designing for Plastics

Taught by Thom Tremblay
Plastic has unique properties not shared by other materials. If you’re designing something that will eventually be created in plastic,…

Learning Revit 2025

Taught by Paul F. Aubin
Autodesk Revit is one of the most popular building information modeling (BIM) solutions today. This course, suitable for both Revit…

Learning 3ds Max 2021

Taught by Aaron F. Ross
Known for its versatility and ease of use, 3ds Max is a leading digital content creation package. Whether you’re visualizing…

Unreal: AR Visualization 03 Complex Interactivity

Taught by Emmanuel Henri
Explore the Unreal Engine by Epic Games, and get an overview of augmented reality (AR) basics by walking through a…

Maya: Character Rigging

Taught by George Maestri
Rigging is a crucial step in character development and animation. A rig is the interface for your character, dictating how…

Unreal: AR Visualization 02 Basic Interactivity

Taught by Emmanuel Henri
Explore Unreal Engine and get an overview of augmented reality (AR) basics by walking through a real-world project. In this…

Your First After Effects Project

Taught by Eran Stern
Take your Photoshop skills to the next level by adding Adobe After Effects. Make the most out of the integration…

Blender 2.83 Essential Training

Taught by David Andrade
Blender is a powerful open-source solution for 2D and 3D modeling, animation, compositing, and post-production. In this course, get a…

Unreal: AR Visualization 01 Basic Concepts

Taught by Emmanuel Henri
Explore the Unreal Engine by Epic Games and get an overview of augmented reality (AR) basics by walking through a…

SOLIDWORKS: 3D Printed Product Enclosure

Taught by Johno Ellison
Product enclosures define the shape and feel of an electronic product. In this course, learn how to design a 3D-printable…

Navisworks: Clash Detection

Taught by Brian Myers
Navisworks is an industry-standard program for performing the coordination of models for architecture, engineering, and construction projects. This coordination can…

Construction Industry: Going Digital in the Field

Taught by Jim Rogers
The digital revolution has transformed how the construction industry handles drawings. Gone are piles of paper printouts; now professionals are…

Fusion 360: Designing for Metal

Taught by Thom Tremblay
If you’re designing metal parts, you’ll need to do things differently than you would for other materials and processes. This…

Construction Management: Reading Civil Construction Drawings

Taught by Jim Rogers
Construction personnel of all types need to understand the role that civil construction drawings, or blueprints, play in the construction…

AutoCAD for Mac 2020: Construction Drawings

Taught by Jim LaPier
AutoCAD for Mac is a critical tool for architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) professionals working in the Mac operating system.…

SOLIDWORKS: Design Study and Optimization

Taught by Sam Sharkawi
Designing a part or component is just the first step. How will it stand up in the real world? You…

Revit: Optimize Your BIM Workflow

Taught by Shaun Bryant
As the building information modeling (BIM) methodology and philosophy becomes more widely used in architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC), it’s…

The Employee’s Guide to Sustainability

Taught by Elizabeth Bagley, PhD
Companies around the world view sustainability as a strategic imperative. This course is for employees who want to support that…

Revit 2021: Essential Training for Architecture (Imperial and Metric)

Taught by Paul F. Aubin
Get up and running with Revit Architecture 2021 for architectural design. This course is designed for students who have no…

Creating After Effects Templates

Taught by Nick Harauz
Learn how to automate your motion graphics workflow—and package your designs for distribution—by building projects procedurally through After Effects templates.…

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