Course Details and Schedule

SketchUp is a simple yet powerful 3D modelling program. In this session you will learn how to perfect your modeling with advanced techniques. Learning the correct techniques for modelling is the foundation for making sure that your models can be reused in different situations and environments.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Planning, efficient modelling and housekeeping
  • Modelling using the Follow-Me Command
  • Further work with the transformation tools
  • Further work with nested geometry
  • Further work with Components
  • Creating Arrays
  • Creating 3D objects from splines
Course information
Intended audience Students who have a basic working knowledge of SketchUp looking to learn more advanced techniques.
Prior knowledge A basic working knowledge of SketchUp from SketchUp: An introduction to 3D modelling
Software SketchUp 8
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Where next? The parallel session to this is SketchUp: Advanced techniques - materials.
Taught using:
Windows 7

Course provider: IT Learning Programme


Frequency: Every term subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.