12.12.20 Fundamentals of Unreal Engine

Trainer: Escape Studios UK

Course: Fundamentals of Unreal Engine

Date: Saturday, December 12th

Duration: 09.30am (6 Hrs)

Venue: Online

Cost: €160 (normally €230)

Course Profile:

Training will be delivered by Escape Studios tutors, using approved content and materials from Unreal Engine. Places are limited (12 per class, to deliver high quality training) and are allocated on a first come, first served basis for those who meet our entry criteria.

What’s covered…

  • How to Install Unreal Engine
  • The Epic Games Launcher
  • Documentation and training resources
  • Explore the Unreal Interface, windows and user environment
  • Viewports
  • Transformations, units and measurements in Unreal Engine
  • Navigation and Basic Usage of the editors
  • FBX Interoperability
  • Mesh triangle counts
  • Clean mesh construction
  • Collisions
  • LODs – Level of Detail
  • LightMap UVs
  • Static vs Skeletal Meshes
  • Naming Conventions
  • Unreal Engine PBR workflow
  • Textures guidelines
  • MipMapping
  • Texture Packing
  • Material Editor
  • Creation of basic Materials
  • Applying Materials to Meshes
  • Static vs RealTime Lighting
  • LightMass
  • Light Types
  • Controlling light
  • Properties
  • Light Mobility
  • Lightmaps

Participant Profile:

Beginner: It is advised that participants have some 3D experience but not necessary.

This course is taught in English and you will need access to a computer to join the online classes.

You will need to have downloaded and installed Parsec on your computer and Zoom either on the same computer or on another device before the lesson begins.

You will need a microphone and speakers/headphones in order to participate in the Zoom virtual classroom, and a stable Internet connection to support both the Zoom meeting and the Parsec remote workstation connection. We recommend using a separate mouse and European/UK Keyboard Layout.  A second monitor would be helpful but not necessary.


Please apply through the link below by 5pm on Friday December 4th 2020.

https://forms.gle/ZfpjhFQ4CHUaqRKP8 – CLOSED

If your application is successful we will send you on the registration and payment details.

Please note that places are limited and are open to Irish registered SMEs or self-employed/sole traders only.


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  • 09.12.20 Fundamentals of Unreal Engine
    12th December 2020
    9:30 am - 4:30 pm