Sep 24, 2020  
2020-2021 SLCC General Catalog 
  
2020-2021 SLCC General Catalog

Game Development CP: Part-time


View Game Development: CP (CTE)   page.

Plan of Study 2020-2021

The following is a plan of requirements to complete this Certificate of Proficiency degree in 1 year. Each student’s experience will vary slightly, as this plan does not include transfer work, Advanced Placement (AP), or other institutions’ concurrent enrollment credits. Math and English placement will be based on the student’s appropriate placement scores. If developmental courses are required, they should be taken in the student’s first semester.

NOTE: This plan assumes the student is prepared to take the courses listed. If prerequisites are required, additional semesters may be required to complete this degree.

Meet with the Academic Program Advisor and consult DegreeWorks for specific degree requirements.


 Fall Semester (11 credits)   Spring Semester (10 credits)
☐ ART 1280 Photoshop Software  -  3 credits     Elective - 3 credits    
ART 1620 Intro to Animation  -  2 credits     ☐  ART 2680 Game Assets & Production  -  3 credits    
ART 1630 Computer Graphics Essentials  -  3 credits     CSIS 1350 Apps and Applets: an Introduction to Programming  -  4 credits    
ART 1680 Game Development  -  3 credits        
       
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Advising Notes

  • Each course may only be used once to fulfill elective or general education distribution area requirement.
  • Students wishing to transfer in program related credit(s) are required to have a portfolio review completed; in addition, to submitting prior transcripts. See transfer evaluation page at http://www.slcc.edu/transcriptevaluation/index.aspx on how to submit transcripts.
  • Students should check the semester class schedule on the Internet at www.slcc.edu for availability and modifications caused by varying enrollment. Required departmental classes are not offered every semester. To graduate in two years, students are encouraged to follow the recommended sequence
  • Some courses may require prerequisites not required for completion of the program and not listed in the Recommended Sequence or degree requirements. Students wishing to take those courses should plan on extra time to complete the prerequisites. Students who need to take preparatory classes to meet the requirements of courses should plan on extra time to complete the program.
  • It is the student’s responsibility to examine each course description for details of prerequisite classes. Those prerequisites must be satisfied before the designated class may be taken. All prerequisite courses must be completed with a C or better grade in order to continue in the program. A student may be dropped from a class if the prerequisite has not been completed. If progress is not deemed satisfactory, students will be counseled and/or given probationary status. Students or professionals wishing to register for a class in which a prerequisite class is required but has not been taken, should contact the instructor about acquiring possible approval to register for the class.
  • Not all Visual Art & Design (ART) classes may be audited. This is especially true for any Visual Art & Design class that has a prerequisite (see course catalog for list of prerequisite classes). Auditing a prerequisite course does not guarantee that the student has mastered the required skills needed for the next level class. Some Visual Art & Design classes that have a prerequisite may be audited if the student can demonstrate an appropriate skill level to the instructor before registering for the class.
  • Students wishing to audit any Visual Art & Design (ART) class without officially completing a prerequisite class (with a ‘C’ grade or better) must obtain signed permission from the instructor or email authorization before registering for the class. Visual Art & Design (ART) classes that do not have a prerequisite may be audited as per the Auditing Classes guidelines listed in the SLCC catalog.
  • All students enrolled in the Visual Art & Design program automatically become members of SkillsUSA, sponsor of the Professional Development Program (PDP). This program is designed to promote leadership, communication, problem solving and skills necessary for employment. Students are encouraged to participate in competitions in their area of specialization.