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Visual Communication

GAME DESIGN

Certificate

ACCTech

A specialized course of study focusing on a game design career path within the game development industry. Courses provide a balance between technical skills and the development of writing, game-play and design aesthetics, culminating in a portfolio-building project targeting a game design 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
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  11
  Semester II
  GAME 1434 Video Game Art I 4
  GAME 1476 Art Creation for Mobile Devices 4
    COSC 1315 Fundamentals of Programming 3
  GAME 1406 Design and Creation of Games 4
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  15
  Semester III
  GAME 2341 Game Scripting 3
  GAME 2338 Game Testing 3
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  6
  Semester IV
  GAME 1304 Level Design 3
  GAME 1472 Design and Creation of Games II 4
  GAME 2476 Video Game Production 4
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  14-15
  Semester V
  GAME 2471 Design and Creation of Games III 4
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  4
  Semester VI
  GAME 2308 Portfolio for Game Development 3
    GAME 2359 Game and Simulation Group Project 3
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  6
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  TOTALS 56-57

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
  #Capstone course
  1Select Restricted Elective from the following courses: ARTC 1310, COSC 1336, GAME 2409, GAME 2472, or PHIL 2303.