Plan of Study

Visual Effects Compositing, BS

Fall 1st Year

CGT 10101 - Foundations Of Computer Graphics Technology
CGT 11800 - Fundamentals Of Imaging Technology
TECH 12000 - Design Thinking In Technology
SCLA 10100 - Transformative Texts, Critical Thinking And Communication I: Antiquity To Modernity
MA 15800 - Precalculus- Functions And Trigonometry

Total: 14 Credits

Spring 1st Year

CGT 11600 - Geometric Modeling For Visualization And Communication
CGT 14100 - Internet Foundations Technologies And Development
SCLA 10200 - Transformative Texts, Critical Thinking And Communication II: Modern World
MA 16010 - Applied Calculus I
PHYS 21800 - General Physics or
PHYS 22000 - General Physics

Total: 16 Credits

Fall 2nd Year

CGT 21500 - Computer Graphics Programming I
PSY 12000 - Elementary Psychology
Human Culture: Humanities - Credit Hours: 3.00
Tech Elective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Elective - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Spring 2nd Year

CGT 14700 - Visual Effects Introduction
CGT 24100 - Introduction to Computer Animation
CGT 25001 - Computer Graphics Professional Practices I
ECON 21000 - Principles Of Economics
Science Foundational Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Elective - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 16 Credits

Fall 3rd Year

CGT 24700 - Visual Effects - Particles And Procedural Effects
CGT 34000 - Digital Lighting And Rendering for Computer Animation
Humanities Elective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Advanced English Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Elective - Credit Hours:  3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Spring 3rd Year

CGT 24600 - Compositing I
CGT 34800 - Photorealistic Shaders
CGT Global Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Statistics Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Management Selective - Credit Hours:  3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Fall 4th Year

CGT 34600 - Digital Video And Audio
CGT 41101 - Contemporary Problems In Applied Computer Graphics I
MGMT 45500 - Legal Background For Business I
Technical Elective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Humanities Elective - Credit Hours:  3.00
Elective - Credi Hours:  3.00

Total: 17 Credits

Spring 4th Year

CGT 41201 - Contemporary Problems In Applied Computer Graphics II
CGT 45001 - Computer Graphics Professional Practices II
Communication Selective - Credit Hours:  3.00
Technical Elective - Credit Hours:  3.00
Elective - Credit Hours:  3.00

Total: 12 Credits

Notes:

♦ The course is considered critical. A Critical Course is one that a student must be able to pass to persist and succeed in a particular major.

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