TD 582 – Graduation Project

Course lecturer :

Dr.Randa Ismail Taha

Course assistant :

  • Eng. Esraa Ahmed
  • Eng.Yassmine Serag

Course objectives :

To prepare the student to be able to define problems of graduation project clearly, and to create and design easily and professionally the 3d scenes and sets of their graduation projects. To give students the opportunity to formulate questions and to discover feasible solutions in the graduation projects. To prepare the student for practical applications in the field of final graduation project.

Course description :

This course focuses on the steps of set design of final graduation project , provide students with an opportunity to engage in an activity that will allow them to demonstrate their ability to apply the knowledge and skills they have gained throughout their years in the educational system. The project is designed to ensure that students are able to apply, analyze, synthesize, create ,and evaluate information and to communicate significant knowledge and understanding

Course assessment :

Interactive learning: (10) projects:(30) Final evaluation: (60) Total = 100

Recommended text books :

N/A

Recommended refrences :

Michel Troyan and others, Twentieth Century Fox: A Century of Entertainment , Lyons Press ,USA, 2017. Fionnuala Hannigan, Filmcraft: Production Design, Taylor & Francis, USA, 2013 . Richard Cadena ,Electricity for the Entertainment Electrician & Technician,CRC Press, USA ,2014 . Lucy Fischer, Art Direction and Production Design, Rutgers University Press, USA, 2015. Fionnuala Hannigan, Filmcraft: Production Design, Taylor & Francis, USA, 2013 . Richard Cadena ,Electricity for the Entertainment Electrician & Technician,CRC Press, USA ,2014 . Karen Brewster and Melissa Shafer , Fundamentals of Theatrical Design: A Guide to the Basics of Scenic, Costume, and Lighting Design , Allworth Press USA, 2011. Phoebe Adler, Behind the Scenes: Contemporary Set Design, Black Dog Publishing, London, UK, 2012. Wilford Oren Parker, R. Craig Wolf, Dick Block. Scene Design and Stage Lighting, 8th edition, Thomson/Wadsworth, USA, 2010 . Cathy Whitlock , Designs on Film: A Century of Hollywood Art Direction , It Books; 1st edition,USA, 2010. Charles Finance, Susan Zwerman ,The Visual Effects Producer: Understanding the Art and Business of VFX, Elsevier/Focal Press, USA, 2010. Michael Troyan and others, Twentieth Century Fox: A Century of Entertainment , Lyons Press ,USA, 2017 Steve Wright ,Digital Compositing for Film and Video, 3rd Edition, Focal Press ,USA, 2010.