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This program is designed to provide students of multimedia the opportunity to develop necessary foundation skills, master the tools and processes, and undergo industry standards production experiences. The program provides students with comprehensive approaches to the fields of Game Design and Development, Visual Communication, 3D Modeling and Animation and general Multimedia. The program curriculum is structured so as to provide students with a balance between aesthetic and practical design application. Upon completion of their program, students will be qualified for entry-level employment in their chosen emphasis.
The Multimedia program provides educational instruction and career opportunities to students electing majors and /or courses in multimedia through a fully transferable Associate degree and for certificates in specialized multimedia fields.
3D Modeling & Animation Certificate: 3D Animator, 3D Character Artist, Asset Design, Production Modeler, 3D Generalist, Modeling and Texture Artist, Character Rigging, Medical Modeler & Animator, Gameplay Animator, Environment Artist
Video Game Design and Development: Associate of Science: Game Developer,
Game Designer, 3D Artist, Gameplay Programmer, Game Tester, Environmental Artist, 3D Character Artist, 3D Modeler, Level Designer, Cinematic Animator, Concept Artist, Character Rigger/Animator, Software Engineer/Programmer
Visual Communication Associate of Science: Graphic Designer, Animator, Web Content Design, Video Content Producer, Game Asset Design, Character Design, Sales & Advertising Presentation Developer
*and courses to meet graduation requirements, general education and electives as needed to meet the minimum of 60 units required for the degree.
Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses required for the university major and the general education pattern required by that transfer institution. See catalog TRANSFER INFORMATION section. Additional courses may be required to meet university lower-division requirements.
Course requirements at the transfer institution are subject to change and may be verified by a counselor or by consulting the current university catalog. Many Baccalaureate in Arts degrees require third semester competency in a foreign language. Consult the current catalog of the transfer institution and consult with a counselor.