Certificate of Competence in 3D Design – Digital Sculpting Specialization

Certificate of Competence in 3D Design – Digital Sculpting Specialization

Pixologic’s ZBrush is the industry standard software used for creating high resolution organic sculptures. In this twelve-month course, you will learn the techniques of ZBrush to begin your journey into digital sculpting. You will initially be immersed in design fundamental units which include drawing and illustration, colour theory, principles and elements of design, typography, idea generation and creative communication.
This specialization is suitable for sculptors who studied traditional sculpting in universities and polytechnics and who are looking to transition to digital medium. Rapid prototyping companies estimate that the services of sculptors will soon be in high demand as museums, engineering and allied companies can easily afford 3D Printers. Wouldn’t you aspire to become a digital sculpting artist to seize this opportunity?

Learning and Assessment
You will learn through a wide variety of teaching and learning methods including practical workshops, lectures, collaborative work and peer group critiques. Your assessment will be based on a submission of portfolio that demonstrates proficiency and excellence from a professional’s perspective.

Entry Requirements

  • Must be 18 years old, at least.
  • Should have successfully completed Senior High School, at least.
  • Should have basic IT skills or must be computer literate.
  • Must have a solid grasp of the English language.
  • Must be of sound mind.

Very important to note: This course is specially designed for those who have artistic inclination and who find this course useful and relevant to achieving their career aspirations.

What you will be required to bring to class (Hardware and Software):
All the learners will be required to bring to class a 64-bit windows laptop or an Apple Macintosh Airport-equipped notebook computer with DVD-R with the latest versions of Adobe’s Photoshop and Pixologic’s ZBrush software programmes installed.


  • Be trained by industry experts.
  • Gain valuable experience from like-minded learners.
  • Build an industry-standard creative portfolio.
  • Gain Certificate of Competence in 3D Design with specialization in Digital Sculpting.