Beginning Video Game Design
CERT - Occupational Certificate
Provides graduates with the entry level skills needed for a specialized career in the video game design industry.
The purpose of this program is to provide students, interested in video game design and technology, the opportunity to get a certificate to enter the workforce with the skills needed to create and design a video game.
- Demonstrate an understanding of video game development life cycle, development techniques and industry history.
- Design computer programs using structured programming concepts and tools.
- Demonstrate an understanding of digital arts, its application of art and a basic understanding of design issues.
- Develop portfolio for entering the workforce.
Recommended Program Map / Program Requirements
The recommended plan below meets the requirements to complete this program. For official requirements, visit the AWC Catalog. If the recommended classes listed below don’t fit your schedule or interests, you can take alternate classes.
First Semester: Fall
|GME 100||Introduction to Design and Game History||3||Major Requirement|
|GME 101||Introduction toProgramming Concepts||3||Major Requirement|
|GME 105||Digital Arts in Video Games||2||Major Requirement|
Second Semester: Spring
|GME 110||Computer Game Development||3||Major Requirement|
|GME 112||Sound Design||2||Major Requirement|
Third Semester: Summer
|GME 224||Special Project||3||Major Requirement|