Computer Animation/Multi Media Certificate

Computer Animation/Multi Media Certificate

Program Code: 2C10610

The Computer Animation/Multi Media Certificate Program provides the skills necessary to create animated and/or interactive projects for distribution on a variety of media, including DVD, web pages, videotape, and CD-ROM. This certificate requires a total of 30-32 units of which 20 units are in required courses, and an additional 10-12 units must be chosen from the restricted electives listed below. A minimum grade of 'C' is required in each course taken.

Program Level Student Learning Outcomes

Outcome 1: Demonstrate basic use of computer graphics software and hardware, and be able to demonstrate basic competence in selected image-making techniques. Outcome 2: Apply the terminology of computer graphics to communications within the field of digital media. Outcome 3: Devise solutions to gain an understanding of computer technology vital to web designers. Outcome 4: Devise solutions to visual problems using principles of form, design, and color. Outcome 5: Create projects that demonstrate specialized knowledge of 2D computer animation and multi-media projects from initial design concept through project completion that clearly illustrates the student’s solutions. Outcome 6: Create effective documents by effectively using the concepts of design, such as: color, style, typography and composition.

Required Art Introduction class:
Units:3
Color Theory
Basic Design (3 units)
Restricted Electives:
Units:10-12
Business Practices in Art
Required Advanced Courses:
Units:14
Fundamentals of Cartooning
Restricted Electives:
Units:10-12
Perspective Drawing and Rendering
Basic Drawing
Art Independent Study
Select one of the Introduction classes:
Units:3
Introduction to Digital Art
Introduction to Web Graphics
Introduction to Maya 3D
Intermediate Maya
Restricted Electives:
Units:10-12
Vector Graphics
Required Advanced Courses:
Units:14
3D Modeling
Restricted Electives:
Units:10-12
Digital Imaging I
Digital Publishing I
Digital Publishing II
Required Advanced Courses:
Units:14
3D Computer Animation
Computer Animation
Interactive Multimedia Design
Restricted Electives:
Units:10-12
Digital Photo Editing I
Digital Video
Recording Lab I: Beginning Techniques
CRTV 150F Television Studio Production
CRTV 245AF Digital Editing, Graphics and Effects

DISCLAIMER: Data on this page was extracted from the official college catalog on 08/02/2016 and is subject to change. Any student interested in matriculating through the certificate program should cross reference the data found on this page against the official catalog and/or meet with a campus counselor.