PixelBox Academy has launched the online course 'COLLADA 101'. The 8 week course beginning Jan 9, 2007, is composed of five levels covering all the aspects of COLLADA including an overview of the COLLADA API & the XML schema definition, working with animations, authoring shaders using COLLADA FX, integrating rigid bodies, mass properties, joint constraints & physics shapes using COLLADA Physics, and finally, using COLLADA in a production environment. By the end of the course students will have the skills needed to use and integrate COLLADA in a production pipeline.

For more information, please visit http://www.pixelboxacademy.net