Game/Simulation/Animation Visual Design

Curriculum

DOE Framework
STEM Fuse

 

Certification

Certiport - Adobe Photoshop ACA, Adobe Flash, Autodesk Maya, Autodesk 3ds Max

Schools

Orlando Tech

Training

Lynda.com 
Autodesk Learning Resources 
Digital STEAM Workshop 
Autodesk Simulation Workshop 
Unity

Recommended Textbooks

Video Game Design Foundations
$72.00
By D. Michael Ploor

Recommended Reference Books

Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 Essentials: Autodesk Official Press
$36.20
By Randi L. Derakhshani, Dariush Derakhshani

Recommended Software

Autodesk - Free Student Software 
Maxon - Cinema 4D
Autodesk - Maya - MotionBuilder - 3ds Max - 123D 
Adobe Creative Cloud - Photoshop - Illustrator 
Unity - Game Engine 
Click Team - Games Factory 2 Game Engine

Recommended Hardware

VIRTUAL REALITY

Oculus Rift - VR

MOTION CAPTURE

Vicon - Motion Capture Systems
Natural Point Motion Capture Suits and Accessories
Optitrack - Motion Capture Systems
Mocap Solutions - Markers and Suits 
 

Recommended Links

National Center for Simulation