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Game Design & Development Curriculum

Game Design

Click on the course numbers to view the catalog course descriptions. Courses listed in parentheses are suggested courses to meet that requirement.

Term 1
Course No Course Title Credits
CIS-146 Introduction to Video Game Development 3
CIS-125 Intro to Programming Logic w/Language 3
CIS-332 Database and SQL 3
NET-122 Computer Hardware Basics 3
MAT-157 or Statistics or 4
MAT-120 College Algebra 3
  Total Credits - Term 1 16
Term 2
Course No Course Title Credits
ENG-105 English Composition 3
CIS-204 Intro to Website Development 3
CIS-141 Computer Science 3
NET-142 Networking Essentials 3
MAT-140 Finite Math 3
PSY-111 Intro to Psychology 3
  Total Credits - Term 2 18
Term 3
Course No Course Title Credits
CIS-941 Computer Science Practicum 4
  Total Credits - Term 3 4
Term 4
Course No Course Title Credits
ENG-106 Composition II 3
CIS-147 3D Level Design for Games 3
CIS-166 C++/C# for Game Developers 3
CIS-366 Game Development I 3
PHI-114 Critical Thinking 3
PHS-113 or Intro to Physical Science or 4
PHY-162 College Physics  
  Total Credits - Term 4 19
Term 5
Course No Course Title Credits
CIS-148 3D Modeling & Character Animation 3
CIS-367 Game Development II 3
GRA-166 Web Animations 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3
  Total Credits - Term 5 12
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