Computer Graphics Multimedia CA

Multimedia designers are computer artists who use electronic tools to create interactive art. Usually working as part of a team, multimedia designers work with animators, photographers, audio and video producers, writers and others.

Degree Overview

Certificate of Achievement, Curriculum Code: 0857 (Effective Fall 2012 – Summer 2017). This certificate of achievement is designed for students who hold a post secondary degree (A.A.,B.A., B.F.A., or M.F.A.) in the visual arts and wish to acquire or enhance their computer graphics skills to prepare for employment in the animation and multimedia fields.


Students should see the Course Descriptions for course prerequisite information. See the Advising page for skills assessment and advising information.


Below you will find the required courses and the recommended course sequence. For more detailed information go to the Course Descriptions page.

First Semester credit hours
ARTS151 Color 3
ARTS171 Computer Graphics/Digital Imaging 3
ARTS173 Computer Graphics/Web Design 3
ARTS178 Flash Programming for Artists 3
Second Semester credit hours
ARTS179 Interface Design 3
ARTS195 Employment/Business Issues for Artists 1
ARTS226 Storyboards & Animatics 3
DMAC120 Digital Audio Production I 4
Third Semester credit hours
ARTS232 Computer Graphics/2-D Animation 3
ARTS234 Computer Graphics/3-D Animation I 3
DMAC130 Digital Video Production I 4
Fourth Semester credit hours
ARTS235 Computer Graphics/3-D Animation II 3
ARTS269 The Portfolio 2
DMAC132 Video Post-Production I 4

Please click here to download the curriculum guide