The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Game Technology is a discipline that includes the development and management of dynamic environments for games and related visualization applications. The Certificate of Completion in Game Technology will help prepare students for entry-level career opportunities with studios, corporations, organizations, educational institutions, government agencies, advertising and entertainment industries that require visual and interactive content to support, enhance, entertain and/or market their product or service. Possible entry-level or internship positions leading to careers after completing this certificate program may include 3D Animator, Production Artist, 3D Modeler, Game Designer, Game Developer, or Multimedia Designer/Developer.
The following is a suggested course sequence by term for the pathway. Students should keep in mind the items below that affect their success in completing the pathway as listed:
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.
|RC||CIS105||Survey of Computer Information Systems||3|
|RC||CIS107||The Electronic Game Industry||CIS105 or permission of instructor||3|
|RC||CIS151||Computer Game Development -Level I||CIS105 or permission of instructor||3|
|Three-Dimensional Computer Design or
Three-Dimensional Computer Design or
3D Studio Max: Modeling
|ART100 ADA169 ART169 or permission of Instructor||3|
|Computer Animation or
Computer Animation or
Computer Animation or
3D Studio Max: Animation
|ART100 or ART111 or ART116 or permission of Instructor||3|
|RC||CIS120DC||Adobe Flash Level I: Digital Animation||3|
|Adobe Photoshop Level I: Digital Imaging or
Fireworks: Web Graphics
|RC||CIS220DC||Flash: Advanced Animation and ActionScript||CIS120DC or permission of instructor||3|
|RC||CIS108||Electronic Portfolio Development||(CIS105 or BPC110) or permission of Instructor||1|
Select from the following courses to meet the Restricted Electives requirement.
|RE||CIS150AB||Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals||CIS105 or permission of instructor||3|
|RE||MMT216||Multimedia Project Management||CIS140 MMT140 or permission of Instructor||3|
|Introduction to Sound Design for Film and Video or
Introduction to Sound Design for Film and Video
|(TCM100 and TCM136) or permission of Instructor||3|
|RE||CIS120DB||Computer Graphics: Adobe Illustrator||3|
|RE||CIS224||Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows||3|
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All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.
View MCCCD's program website for the Certificate of Completion in Game Technology (https://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/acres.woa/wa/freeForm?id=24329).
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