Digital Media and Animation AAS and BS

DIGITAL MEDIA AND ANIMATION (AAS DEGREE)

TYPICAL FOUR-SEMESTER PROGRAM

First

DGMA

1403

Computer Animation I

3

DGMA

1423

Intro. to Visual Communication

3

DGMA

1413

Foundations: Form/Space

3

DGMA

1333

Survey of Animation & Visual Effects

3

COMP

1503

Freshman Composition

3

 

 

 

15

Second

DGMA

2403

Computer Animation II

3

FNAT

2423

3D Design/Color

3

FNAT

2433

Figure and Motion

3

FNAT

1313

Art History

3

LITR

2603

Introduction to Literature

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./Math Elective

3

 

 

 

18

Third

DGMA

3403

Computer Animation III

3

DGMA

3203

Interactive Authoring

3

SOCI

1163

General Sociology

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./LAS Elective

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./Natural Sciences Elective

3

HPED

xxx1

Physical Education

1

 

 

 

16

Fourth

DGMA

4443

Computer Animation IV

3

DGMA

4103

Interactive Design

3

SPCH

1083

Effective Speaking

3

FNAT

3513

Art History II

3

LITR

2813

Intro. to Film

3

COMP

3703

Technical Writing I

3

 

 

 

18

Minimum of “C” is required for all core courses.

Students are required to complete a digital portfolio assignment and annual review to meet graduation requirements.

Also required - One unit of physical education.

DIGITAL MEDIA AND ANIMATION (BS DEGREE)

TYPICAL FOUR-SEMESTER PROGRAM

First

DGMA

1403

Computer Animation I

3

DGMA

1423

Intro. to Visual Communication

3

DGMA

1413

Foundations: Form/Space

3

DGMA

1333

Survey of Animation & Visual Effects

3

COMP

1503

Freshman Composition

3

 

 

 

15

Second

DGMA

2403

Computer Animation II

3

FNAT

2423

3D Design/Color

3

FNAT

2433

Figure and Motion

3

FNAT

1313

Art History

3

LITR

2603

Introduction to Literature

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./Math Elective

3

 

 

 

18

Third

DGMA

3403

Computer Animation III

3

DGMA

3203

Interactive Authoring

3

SOCI

1163

General Sociology

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./LAS Elective

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./Natural Sciences Elective

3

HPED

xxx1

Physical Education

1

 

 

 

16

Fourth

DGMA

4443

Computer Animation IV

3

DGMA

4103

Interactive Design

3

SPCH

1083

Effective Speaking

3

FNAT

3513

Art History II

3

LITR

2813

Intro. to Film

3

 

XXX3

General Education/LAS Elective

3

 

 

 

18

Entry level of student into math and composition/literature sequences is a function of student's high school preparation and mathematics and English placement examinations.

Minimum of "C" is required for all core courses. A 2.0 GPA or greater in core courses or comparable courses at another institution is required to guarantee admission into DGMA 5103, 5403 and 5603.

TYPICAL FIVE- THROUGH EIGHT-SEMESTER PROGRAM

Fifth

DGMA

5103

Production I

3

DGMA

5603

Interactive Media

3

DGMA

5403

Advanced Modeling, Texturing & Lighting

3

COMP

5703

Technical Writing II

3

SOCI

5213

Science, Technology and Society

3

 

 

 

15

Sixth

DGMA

6103

Production II

3

DGMA

6203

Motion Graphics

3

DGMA

6413

Advanced Animation

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./LAS Elective (Upper Level)

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./Western Civilization OR

 

 

 

Foreign Language

3

 

 

 

15

Seventh

DGMA

7203

Senior Seminar

3

DGMA

7403

Senior Studio Project I

3

DGMA

7503

Digital Media and Animation Internship

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./LAS Elective

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./LAS Elective

3

 

 

 

15

Eighth

DGMA

8105

Senior Student Project II

6

DGMA

8103

Portfolio II

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./LAS Elective

3

 

xxx3

Gen. Ed./American History OR

 

LITR

 

Other World Civilization

3

 

 

 

15

Students must complete at least one course from 7 of the 10 SUNY General Education silos.

Minimum of “C” is required for all core courses.

Students are required to complete a digital portfolio assignment and annual reviews to meet graduation requirements.