Video Game Sound Engineering

CERT - Occupational Certificate

Provides graduates with the entry level skill needed for a career in Video Game Sound Engineering. Students are familiarized with studio recording techniques and electronic music composition. This certification expands on the skills learning in the Beginning Video Game Design certificate.

Program Purpose

Create new certificate (stackable) which provides additional gaming design/developmental knowledge to the Beginning Video Game Design Certificate. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Develop a working knowledge of electronic instruments and arranging those techniques to put together electronic music for video games.
  • Learn how natural sound is transformed into an electronic signal that can be recorded and to record, edit, mix, and add effects to vocal tracks for studio recordings.


Program Map

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. 

Visit Academic Planning to get started on your personalized Academic Plan, or schedule an appointment with the Advising Office.

First Semester: Fall

Course Course Title Credits Area
GME 141 Electronic Music 2 Major Requirement

Second Semester: Spring

Course Course Title Credits Area
GME 143 Studio Recording 2 Major Requirement
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