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Multimedia Program

2017-2018

Description

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 a comprehensive approach to the field of multimedia. The program curriculum is structured so as to provide students with a balance between aesthetic and practical design application. Upon completion of this program, students will be qualified for entry-level employment in the multimedia industry.

Gainful Employment Information

Program Goals

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.

Career Options

Multimedia Certificate: Sales/ Advertising Presentation Developer, Flash Developer

Multimedia Associate of Science: Animator, Interactive Writer, Web 2D/3D and Video Content Producer, Sales/Advertising Presentation Developer

Award Type Units
Certificate of Achievement:
3D Animation and Modeling 32
Interactive Media Production 30-31
Associate of Science Degree:
Multimedia 32-34*

*and courses to meet graduation requirements, general education and electives as needed to meet the minimum of 60 units required for the degree.

Certificate of Achievement: Multimedia

3D Animation and Modeling

Courses Required for Major: Units
MULT 101 Introduction to Multimedia 4
MULT 112 Beginning Flash 4
MULT 121 Digital Image Editing I: Introduction to Photoshop 3
MULT 123 Digital Video 3
MULT 127 Creating User-Centered Content 3
MULT 137 3D Animation I: Introduction to 3D Animation 3
MULT 139 3D Animation II: Character Design for Film and Video Game Production 3
MULT 141 3D Animation III: Realism, Physics and Particle Systems 3
MULT 143 3D Animation IV: 3D Short Film Production 3
Select three units from:
ARTF 150A Two-Dimensional Design or
ARTF 150B Beginning Graphic Design or
ARTF 152 Color Theory or
ARTF 155A Freehand Drawing I or or
ARTF 210A Life Drawing I 3
Total Units = 32

Interactive Media Production

Courses Required for Major: Units
MULT 101 Introduction to Multimedia 4
MULT 112 Beginning Flash 4
MULT 114 Intermediate Flash 4
MULT 121 Digital Image Editing I: Introduction to Photoshop 3
MULT 123 Digital Video 3
MULT 127 Creating User-Centered Content 3
MULT 137 3D Animation I: Introduction to 3D Animation 3
MULT 165 Webpage Creation with Dreamweaver 3
Select one course from:
MULT 116 Flash Game Development or
MULT 122 Vector Image Editing or
MULT 139 3D Animation II: Character Design for Film and Video Game Production or
MULT 141 3D Animation III: Realism, Physics and Particle Systems or
MULT 143 3D Animation IV: 3D Short Film Production or 3
ARTF 150A Two-Dimensional Design or 3
ARTF 150B Beginning Graphic Design or
ARTF 151 Three-Dimensional Design or
ARTF 152 Color Theory or
Total Units = 30-31

Associate of Science Degree

Multimedia

For graduation requirements see Requirements for the Associate Degree.

Electives as needed to meet minimum of 60 units required for the degree.

Recommend Electives: Art - Fine Art 100 , 150A , 210A ; Communications Studies 135 ; Computer and Information Science 190 ; English 101 ; Multimedia 114 , 127 , 137 , 139 , 141 , 143 ; Computer Business Technology 161 , 126 ; Psychology 101.

Courses Required for Major: Units
MULT 101 Introduction to Multimedia 4
MULT 112 Beginning Unity 3D and 2D Game Development 4
MULT 121 Digital Image Editing I: Introduction to Photoshop 3
ARTF 123 Digital Video 3
Select 18 to 20 units from:
ARTF 150A Two-Dimensional Design 3
ARTF 151 Three-Dimensional Design 3
ARTF 152 Color Theory 3
ARTF 210A Life Drawing I 3
MULT 114 Intermediate Unity 3D and 2D Game Development 4
MULT 116 Unity Game Development 3
MULT 120 Video Game Development I: Introduction to Game Desi0 3
MULT 122 Vector Image Editing 3
MULT 127 Creating User-Centered Content 3
MULT 137 3D Animation I: Introduction to 3D Animation 3
MULT 139 3D Animation II: Character Design for Film and Video Game Production 3
MULT 141 3D Animation III: Realism, Physics and
Particle Systems
3
MULT 143 3D Animation IV: 3D Short Film Production 3
CBTE 161 Learning the Internet 1
CBTE 126 Document Processing 3
Total Units = 32-34

Transfer Information

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.


Program Learning Outcomes