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Visual Communication

MOTION GRAPHICS SPECIALIZATION

Associate of Applied Science Degree

ACCTech

The motion graphics program was established to train students to create on-screen visual effects and animated designs for film, broadcast, games and the web using industry-standard tools and techniques. Students will learn post-production fundamentals as well as taking a motion graphics presentation from concept to final output. Strong emphasis is placed not only on common practices but also on experimentation and exploration of various design styles.

  Semester I Credit Hours
    Mathematics1 3
    ARTC 1305 Basic Graphic Design 3
    ARTC 1409 Basic Illustration 4
    ARTC 1402 Digital Imaging I OR 4
  ARTV 1472 Digital Painting
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  14
  Semester II
    MOTG 1474 Motion Design Concepts 4
  ARTV 1211 Storyboard 2
  MOTG 1470 Type for Digital Media 4
    ARTV 1451 Digital Video 4
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  14
  Semester III
  MOTG 1472 Styleboarding 4
  MOTG 1473 Motion Graphics I 4
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  8
  Semester IV
  MOTG 1471 Post Production for Digital Media 4
  MOTG 2474 Visual Effects 4
  MOTG 2470 3D for Motion Graphics 4
  ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
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  15
  Semester V
  MOTG 2471 Motion Graphics II 4
    MOTG 2472 Motion Graphics Project 4
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  14
  Semester VI
  ARTV 2271 Portfolio Workshop 2
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  5
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  TOTALS 70

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