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Program Type: Certificate of Achievement

Division: School of Visual, Media and Performing Arts

Program Description:
This curriculum prepares the student to enter the interactive multimedia design industry as an entry level designer and/or multimedia technician. The program stresses the creative process as well as the professional and production methods used currently in industry. Projects will emphasize content development, interface and information design, authoring environments, programming for multimedia, and repurposing and output of materials to various platform and delivery systems including video, CD-ROMs, portable disks, and the World Wide Web.

Students completing this program will have developed a portfolio as well as participate in an advanced team project.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective: 2007-2008


Recommended electives (select according to emphasis):

Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Interface Design, Animation:
Art 1AB, 4D, 12AB, 15, 20A-C, 23A-C, 25, 31B, 33A-C, 40, 51AB, 52, 118, 124, 155B

Programming:
CIS 10
CS 2, 4

Music, Sound, and Audio:
Music 94, 96AB

Film and Narration:
Photo 25, 26A-C, 126

Video, Television, and Broadcasting:
TVR 2A, 7, 17A, 103AB, 107, 141B


Required Units in the Major:    57

Required Courses
  Semester I (12 units)
ART 011A - FOUNDATION DRAWING (3.0 units)
  ART 031A - COLOR AND COMPOSITION--TWO DIMENSIONAL DESIGN (3.0 units)
  PHOT 021 - ELEMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY (3.0 units)
  ART 001A - HISTORY OF WESTERN ART (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester II (12 units)
ART 032A - DESIGN-THREE DIMENSIONAL (3.0 units)
  ART 050A - INTRODUCTION TO ADVERTISING GRAPHIC DESIGN (3.0 units)
  ART 056 - COMPUTER ASSISTED DRAWING & PAINTING (3.0 units)
  PHOT 030 - INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL IMAGE EDITING (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester III (12 units)
ART 012A - LIFE DRAWING-BEGINNING (3.0 units)
  OR
  ART 015 - SKETCHING FOR DESIGN (3.0 units)
  OR
  ART 018 - RENDERING (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 057 - MOTION GRAPHICS (3.0 units)
  ART 050B - INTERMEDIATE ADVERTISING/GRAPHIC DESIGN (3.0 units)
  MUSC 129A - MUSIC IN MULTIMEDIA (3.0 units)
  OR
  PHOT 130 - ADVANCED DIGITAL IMAGE EDITING (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester IV (12 units)
ART 064 - INTRODUCTION TO INTERACTION DESIGN (3.0 units)
  ART 155A - 3-D MODELING AND ANIMATION (3.0 units)
  ART 098 - WEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT (3.0 units)
  ART 158 - INTERACTIVITY FOR THE INTERNET (3.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  ART 001A - HISTORY OF WESTERN ART (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 001B - HISTORY OF WESTERN ART (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 004D - HISTORY OF MODERN ART (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 012A - LIFE DRAWING-BEGINNING (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 012B - LIFE DRAWING-ADVANCED (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 015 - SKETCHING FOR DESIGN (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 020A - PAINTING (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 020B - PAINTING (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 020C - PAINTING (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 023A - PRINTMAKING - INTAGLIO AND RELIEF (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 023B - PRINTMAKING-LITHOGRAPHY (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 023C - PRINTMAKING-MONOTYPE (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 025 - SCULPTURE (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 031B - COLOR THEORY (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 033A - PRODUCT DESIGN APPLICATION (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 033B - PRODUCT DESIGN APPLICATION (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 033C - PRODUCT DESIGN APPLICATION (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 051A - LETTERING FUNDAMENTALS (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 051B - LETTERING AND TYPOGRAPHY (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 052A - INTRODUCTION TO ILLUSTRATION (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 118 - ADVANCED RENDERING (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 124 - COMPUTER ASSISTED PRINTMAKING (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 155B - ADVANCED 3-D MODELING AND ANIMATION (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 110A - SKILLS FOR SUCCESS IN DESIGN DIGITAL MEDIA (1.0 units)
  &
  ART 110B - SKILLS FOR SUCCESS IN MULTIMEDIA DIGITAL MEDIA (1.0 units)
  &
  ART 110C - SKILLS FOR SUCCESS IN DIGITAL MEDIA (1.0 units)
  &
  ART 110D - SKILLS FOR SUCCESS IN PHOTOGRAPHY DIGITAL MEDIA (1.0 units)
  &
  CIS 010 - INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION SYSTEMS (3.0 units)
  &
  CS 002 - FUNDAMENTALS OF COMPUTER SCIENCE I (4.0 units)
  &
  CS 004 - PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES (3.0 units)
  &
  MUSC 094 - INTRO TO MUSIC TECHNOLOGY FOR MUSICIANS (3.0 units)
  &
  MUSC 096A - INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC RECORDING AND PRODUCTION (3.0 units)
  &
  MUSC 096B - MUSIC RECORDING & PRODUCTION APPLICATIONS (3.0 units)
  &
  PHOT 025 - FILM ART (3.0 units)
  &
  PHOT 026A - BEGINNING FILMMAKING--ELECTRONIC (3.0 units)
  &
  PHOT 026B - INTERMEDIATE FILMMAKING--ELECTRONIC (3.0 units)
  &
  PHOT 026C - ADVANCED FILMMAKING (3.0 units)
  &
  PHOT 126 - DIGITAL FILM NARRATIVE (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 040 - INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL TOOLS (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 002A - BEGINNING AUDIO PRODUCTION (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 007 - BEGINNING TV STUDIO PRODUCTION (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 103B - ADVANCED AUDIO RECORDING TECHNIQUES (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 103A - ADVANCED AUDIO RECORDING TECHNIQUES (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 107 - VIDEO STUDIO CONTROLS (5.0 units)
  &
  TVR 141B - DIGITAL NON-LINEAR VIDEO EDITING (3.0 units)
  &
  TVR 017A - TELEVISION AND FILM SCRIPT WRITING (3.0 units)