The digital media multimedia game design AS degree teaches you how to create computer games using graphics, animation, programming languages and specialized software. Prepare for jobs such as desktop publisher, production designer, electronic publisher, illustrator, multimedia specialist, multimedia presentation developer, interface designer, computer graphic designer, and project manager.
This curriculum is from the current college catalog and is meant to provide prospective students an example of courses taken in this degree/certificate. It is not intended to be used for graduation requirements. Students should consult an advisor for graduation information.
AS.MMT.GAME (60 Credit Hours)
Program Required Courses
YEAR I – First Semester
†CGS 1000 Introduction to Computers and Technology - 3 cr.
†ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.
Mathematics General Education CORE - 3 cr.
Natural Science General Education CORE - 3 cr.
YEAR I – Second Semester
†CAP 1023 Introduction to Game Development - 3 cr.
†CGS 1871 Multimedia Authoring I - 3 cr.
†CGS 2821 Graphics Design for Multimedia and Internet - 3 cr.
†AMH 2020 Modern American History or †POS 2041, American Government - 3 cr.
YEAR I – Third Semester
*Specified electives offered during this term - 9 cr.
YEAR II – First Semester
†CAP 2042 Game Design and Development - 3 cr.
†CAP 2043 Game Design and Development - Rigging - 3 cr.
†CAP 2876 Digital Audio/Video Design - 3 cr.
Humanities General Education CORE - 3 cr.
YEAR II – Second Semester
CAP 2041 Game Design and Development – Animation - 3 cr.
†CAP 2044 Game Design and Development – Special Effects - 3 cr.
†CAP 2827 Advanced Graphics Design for Multimedia and Internet - 3 cr.
†CAP 2874 Multimedia Authoring II - 3 cr.
YEAR II – Third Semester
CAP 2939 Digital Media/Multimedia Technology Capstone - 3 cr.
*Select at least 9 specified elective credits from the following:
†CGS 2585 Desktop Internet Publishing - 3 cr.
†CGS 2804 Vector Graphic Application - 3 cr.
†CGS 2877 Digital Animation Design
**†EME 2040 Introduction to Technology for Educators - 3 cr.
ANY courses with prefix: CAP, CEN, CET, CGS, CIS, COP, CNT or CTS - 7 cr.
**Requires additional coursework.
†Courses symbolized by a dagger (†) are offered online in addition to the traditional delivery method. Online availability may vary by academic term.