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Sketch-Up for Designers - Introduction (C00841-161703)

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Price: £190.00 concessionary fee, £0.00 Click here for information on help with fees

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This Course has already started, please have a look at the alternative dates below or it may be possible to join some courses after the start date.

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Weekdays/Time: Mon (10:00 to 13:00)

Started: 24/04/2017 (Number of Weeks: 6)

End Date: 12/06/2017

Tutor Approval Required? No

Course Overview:

This course is designed for beginners and is open to all.
Sketch-Up Make is a 3D free modelling visual software, easy to learn and apply with many uses in interior and other 3D design.

How to Enrol:

You can enrol directly online or in person at reception.

Entry Requirements:

No Previous knowledge of SketchUp is needed as instruction is given throughout the course.
Some basic knowledge of computers will be required. It is also recommended that you have some basic understanding of maths and geometry
Suitable for interior designers, architects, garden designers, set designers and anyone who is interested in creating and visualising 3D spaces.

Course Content:

What will the course cover?
You will learn the basic principles of SketchUp enabling you to accurately produce and present drawings within the computer programme.

• SketchUp Tour,
• Learning how to model.
• Edges and faces
• Drawing in 3D on a 2D Screen
• Materials dialog box
• Paint bucket tool
• Applying stiles
• Fog
• Shadows
• Geo-reference
• Sharing
• Components
• The Outliner
• Layers
• Extruding, Subtracting, scaling

Assessment Methods:

Tutor feedback throughout the course.

Additional Information:

This specialist course has been identified to run with fewer numbers due to either the student demand for the course and subject area or the need for increased one to one tuition. This course will be able to run with only 6 learners and will have a maximum of 10 in the class.

For information on course fees and how to get additional help to pay for them look at our How to Pay for Your Course section.

Bring To First Class:

Pen , notepad.


As this is a short course it is recommended to attend all sessions.

Further Study and Career Opportunities:

Award courses in AutoCAD
Other interior design courses

Information Advice and Guidance:

If you are looking for assistance on a new career path, course choice or looking for further opportunities then speak to our Information Advice and Guidance team.


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