CIS---Web and Gaming Animator

Associate in Science
Career/Technical (Major Code: A2129)

Prepares students to work in a computer animation studio, web design firm, web applications development company, or gaming firm, or to work independently as a freelance animator.  Students will create interactive video games, web applications, and online movies with coding in 2D and 3D technologies.

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Create an animated video game, website, or movie short with clear content message.
  • Create an animated video game, website or movie short using the industry standard animation software and programming script.

Gainful Employment

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Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.

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Program Requirements
CIS 124WEB IMAGING6.5
CIS 125ANIMATION I - MOTION GRAPHICS6.5
CIS 126ANIMATION II - CODING6.5
CIS 152USING HTML AND CSS TO CREATE WEB PAGES2
CAD 276TECHNICAL COMPUTER IMAGING AND ANIMATION I3
Select one or both of the following:2-4
WORK EXPERIENCE CIS APPLICATIONS I
WORK EXPERIENCE CIS APPLICATIONS II
Total Units26.5-28.5

To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.