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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Computer Graphics, Multimedia

Associate in Applied Arts Degree

 

Curriculum Code: 0194  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

A multimedia designer is a computer artist who uses many electronic tools to create interactive art.  Multimedia designers must have creative abilities and design, drawing, problem-solving, production, communication, and presentation skills.  Multimedia is a cooperative process.  The multimedia designer should expect to work as part of a team which may include animators, graphic designers, photographers, audio and video producers, writers and others.  Employment can be with advertising agencies, on-line magazines and newspapers, in-house training in the public and private sector, and the education/ entertainment industry. Not all courses in this program transfer to all colleges. Students planning to transfer should see an academic advisor or counselor before enrolling in any course.

 

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for skills assessment and advising information.

 

INFORMATION
Contact the Art, Design and Multimedia Program, Academic and Office Facility, Room 314, telephone number (517) 483-1476.

 

REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  66 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

ARTS 102

Design & Communication

3

ARTS 131

Drawing

3

ARTS 132

Figure Drawing

3

ARTS 151

Computer Graphics/Illustration

3

ARTS 162

Typography

3

ARTS 171

Computer Graphics/Digital Imag

3

ARTS 173

Computer Graphics/Web Design

3

ARTS 216

Humorous Illustration I

3

ARTS 228

Advanced Digital Imaging

3

ARTS 229

Comp Graphics/Adv Web Design

4

ARTS 232

Comp Graphics/2-D Animation

4

ARTS 234

Comp Graphics/3-D Animation I

4

ARTS 235

Comp Graphics/3-D Animation II

4

ARTS 236

Computer Graphics/Production

3

ARTS 269

The Portfolio

2

ARTS 281

Art Internship

3

FILM 118

Film Production I

4

MATH 118

The Art of Geometry (See Note 1)

3

MTEC 120

Audio Production I

4

PHYS 120

The Art of Physics

4

 

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  6-8 CREDITS

Complete the indicated number of credits from EACH CHOICE listed below.

 

CHOICE 1:  General Education Core Areas

6-8 Credits

(See General Education Core Requirements for information on how to fulfill these requirements.  Core area proficiency exams, where appropriate, are available for each core area.)

 

Communication Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Global Perspectives and Diversity Core Area

3-4

 

Mathematics Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Science Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Writing Core Area

3-4

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

72

 

NOTES:

 

1.

MATH 118 is the minimum Math requirement to meet the General Education Core Math requirement for this curriculum. Students wishing to transfer to a four-year college should see an Art, Design and Multimedia Program advisor for appropriate Math Core selections.

2.

Students completing "REQUIREMENTS" have fulfilled the requirements for this Core area.

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

 

I

II

III

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ARTS 102

ARTS 132

ARTS 173

ARTS 229

ARTS 131

ARTS 151

ARTS 216

ARTS 232

ARTS 162

ARTS 171

ARTS 228

ARTS 235

MATH 118

FILM 118

ARTS 234

MTEC 120

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PHYS 120

 

 

 

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ARTS 236

 

 

 

ARTS 269

 

 

 

ARTS 281

 

 

 

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