3D Maya

The 3D Maya course is the basic path to approach Autodesk's software, so you can enter the world of 3D

The Maya 3D Course is a path that starts from the basics for those who want to enter the world of 3D Graphics from scratch. The curriculum starts with a study of the software interface and basic tools, and then progressively approaches the more complex and specific phases: from modeling to surfacing, from rigging to animation.

The step-by-step approach will enable students to gain a firm familiarity with the Maya software and specific technical skills that will allow them to fully express their creative talents.

The Maya course will be entirely Online, attendable by Live Streaming, but also usable by offline auditors.

By participating in this Master's program, you will obtain:

  • Rainbow Academy Certificate of Attendance
  • Autodesk Certification

To learn more, attend the next Open Day

Course Objectives and Competencies

Production of the Personal Asset for Portoflio.
Production workflow management.

Professional opportunities

3D Artist

Instrumentation needed

Online attendance requires:
Computer, stable Internet connection, headset with microphone, webcam.

Minimum PC Requirements: Microsoft® Windows® 10 -- Processor: Intel Core i7 11th Gen or AMD Ryzen equivalent
Ram at least 32GB -- Minimum Video Card: Nvidia RTX 3050 or higher

The use of MAC is not recommended.


High school diploma.
Basic computer skills and excellent command of PC use.


  • Maya
  • Mudbox
  • V-Ray
  • Photoshop
Departure Course start March 19, 2025 ・ Places available
Duration 3 months - 100 hours
Frequency Monday - Wednesday - Friday ・ h: 15:00 - 18:00
Didactics Online
Cost 1,990 (including statutory charges)

Choose the payment method you prefer: lump sum or installment. Learn more about how to apply for financing

Courses that are short in duration and cost less than €1,000 do not require funding.
Open days are not required for Zbrush and After Effects courses, just request information on the contact page about that course and request registration documents.

Enrollment procedure

1. Attend the Open Day

The first step is to attend the OPEN DAY. Reserve your spot

2. Support the interview

Afterwards, you will be able to take the one-on-one interview with those in charge of the Academy's Orientation Department.

3. Confirm your enrollment

You will be able to request enrollment documents from our secretary's office.

4. Choose the payment method

Choose the payment method you prefer: lump sum or installment. Learn more about how to apply for financing

Courses of short duration and costing less than €1,000 do not provide funding.

Educational Program

Introduction to Production

The main stages of project implementation

Introduction to Maya

The software and its tools

Modeling Environment and Prop

Polygonal modeling

Surfacing Environment and Prop

Rules and theories of materials

Texturing in Mudbox

Digital Painting

Rigging base

Construction of Rig hierarchies

Basic animation

The basic principles

Lighting and Rendering

Lighting and rendering a scene