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Visual Communication

GAME ART SPECIALIZATION

Associate of Applied Science Degree

ACCTech

A specialized course of study focusing on a visual art career path within the game development industry. Courses provide a balance between technical skills and the development of strong design, modeling, and animation aesthetics, culminating in a portfolio-building project targeting a game artist career path.

  Semester I Credit Hours
    GAME 1303 Introduction to Game Design and Development 3
    GAME 1475 2D Design for Games 4
    ARTV 1445 3D Modeling and Rendering I 4
    ARTC 1409 Basic Illustration 4
  ___
  15
  Semester II
  GAME 2338 Game Testing 3
  GAME 1434 Video Game Art I 4
    ARTV 1441 3D Animation I 4
    Mathematics1 3
  ___
  17
  Semester III
  ARTV 2445 3D Modeling and Rendering II 4
  ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
  ___
  7
  Semester IV
  ARTV 2471 3D Lighting and Surfacing 4
  GAME 2409 Video Game Art II 4
    PSYC 2301 Introduction to Psychology OR 3
    SOCI 1301 Introduction to Sociology
  ___
  14
  Semester V
  ARTV 2475 3D Modeling and Rendering III 4
  GAME 2478 Video Game Art III 4
  GAME 2477 Technical Art Explorations 4
  ___
  12
  Semester VI
    ARTV 2335 Portfolio Development for Animation 3
  GAME 2359 Game and Simulation Group Project 3
  ___
  6
  ___
  TOTALS 71

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
  #Capstone course
  1Select from the appropriate section of the General Education Course List.