Game Art & Design curriculum guide

Academic Year: Fall 2020-Spring 2021

Total credit hours to graduate: 120

For entering cohort Fall 2020

Freshmen Year - Fall

 CORE1120Visual Literacy I3.0
 CORE1110Drawing Methods I3.0
 CORE1009Introduction to Game Art with History of Art6.0
 LIBA1290Writing & the Arts3.0
 CORE0100XNew Student Seminar0.0
   15.0

Freshmen Year - Spring

 CORE1031SODA Collaboration Across the Design3.0
 CORE1213Drawing for Entertainment Design3.0
 CORE1221Visual Literacy II3.0
 LIBA2501Math Quantitative Literacy3.0
Choose 1 courseARTH1132Modern Contemporary Art & Design3.0
ARTH1133Historical Art & Design
   15.0

Sophomore Year - Fall

Choose 1 courseANIM22012D Animation Fundamentals

3.0

ANIM23033D Fundamentals
ANIM2101Experimental Animation
ILLU2031Character and Environment
 CORE2810Introduction to Programming3.0
 GAME2100Game Theory and Design3.0
 LIBA26**, 36**, 46**Choose Social Science Course3.0
 LIBA22**, 32**, 42**Choose Advanced Writing3.0
   15.0

Sophomore Year - Spring

 GAME2200Programming for Play3.0
Choose 1 courseGAME3100Game Art Production-2D3.0
GAME3200Game Art Production-3D
 CORE2100Visual Narrative & Storyboard3.0
 LIBA1510Introduction to Philosophy3.0
Choose 1 course not takenARTH1132Modern Contemporary Art & Design3.0
ARTH1133Historical Art & Design
 GAME2999XGAME Sophomore Assessment0.0
 LIBA2999XLIBA Assessment0.0
   15.0

Junior Year - Fall

Choose 1 courseANIM32022D Animation Techniques3.0
ANIM33033D Animation Models & Surfacing
ILLU3031Advanced Drawing Entertainment Design
ILLU3272Digital Sculpture Illustration

 

Choose 1 course
GAME3210New Realities AR and VR Production

 

3.0
GAME3220Level Design for Games
GAME4110Table Top Prototype Play
 LIBA33**, 43**Choose Literature Course3.0
 LIBA24**, 34**, 44**Choose Literature Course3.0
 ANIM2601Pipeline to Product Fundamentals3.0
   15.0

Junior Year - Spring

 

Choose 1 course not taken
ANIM32022D Animation Techniques

 

3.0
ANIM33033D Animation Models & Surfacing
ILLU3031Advanced Drawing Entertainment Design
ILLU3272Digital Sculpture Illustration
 ANIM2321Acting for Animators3.0
 ARTHXXXXChoose Advanced History3.0
 CORE4666SODA Professional Practice3.0
  Art/Design Elective3.0
 GAME3999XGAME Junior Review (under 2.9 GPA)0.0
   15.0

Senior Year - Fall

 GAME4100Game Pipeline Capstone I3.0

 

Choose 1 course
GAME4200Game Collaboration (Practicum)

 

3.0
GAME4851Game Internship

 

Choose 1 course not taken
GAME3210New Realities AR and VR Production

 

3.0
GAME3220Level Design for Games
GAME4110Table Top Prototype Play
 LIBA28**Choose Business Elective3.0
  Art/Design Elective3.0
   15.0

Senior Year - Spring

 GAME4300Game Projects Capstone II3.0

 

Choose 1 course not taken
GAME3210New Realities AR and VR Production

 

3.0
GAME3220Level Design for Games
GAME4110Table Top Prototype Play
  Art/Design Elective3.0
 LIBAChoose LIBA Elective3.0
 LIBAChoose LIBA Elective3.0
   15.0