Visual Communication AAS Degree: 3D Animation TrackACADEMIC TRANSFER DEGREE


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Credits earned in the 3D Animation Certificate Level II program may be applied to this degree.

First Semester Courses 15 Credits
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging I 3
ARTC 1317 Design Communication I 3
ARTV 1303 Basic Animation 3
ARTV 1345 3-D Modeling and Rendering I 3
EDUC 1300 Learning Framework: 1st Year Experience 3
Second Semester Courses 15 Credits
ARTS 1316 Drawing I 3
IMED 1301 Introduction to Digital Media 3
ARTC 2305 Digital Imaging II 3
ARTV 1341 3-D Animation I 3
ARTV 1351 Digital Video 3
Third Semester Courses 15 Credits
ARTS 1317 Drawing II 3
FLMC 1331 Video Graphics and Visual Effects I 3
ARTV 2345 3-D Modeling and Rendering II 3
ARTV 2351 3-D Animation II 3
GAME 1303 Intro to Game Design and Development 3
Fourth Semester Courses 15 Credits
ENGL 1301 Compostition and Rhetoric I 3
Elective Social/Behavioral Science1 3
Elective Math1 3
Elective Creative Arts or Language, Philosophy & Culture1 3
IMED 2311 -or- IMED 2380 Portfolio Develpment2 -or- Cooperative Education - Interactive Media2 3
Visual Communication AAS (3D Animation Track) Program Total 60 Credits


  1. Choose from the AAS core. EDUC 1300 can count toward your Elective but must be taken in your first semester
  2. Capstone course


Program Details

Courses in the 3D Animation Track focus on creating 3D Objects, Characters, Environments and animations for gaming, medical, product and architectural visualization, interactive multimedia presentations, TV broadcast and theatrical special effects. Companies that hire 3D Animators include motion picture studios, video game production companies, corporate training and marketing departments, advertising firms, video production companies, architectural firms, medical agencies and self-employment.

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