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(Associate in Applied Sciences Degree)
Degree Plan Code: Individual degree plan codes(s) have been assigned to a specific track(s) within this degree plan.
The Associates of Applied Science degree in Interactive Simulation and Game Technology is designed for students seeking entry into a career in the electronic game industry or in related fields such as entertainment, communications and education that utilize interactive simulations. In addition to specializations in art and programming, the AAS degree includes a core of courses designed for transfer for those seeking further education in related fields.
(1st YEAR CURRICULUM)
A student must complete the Semester I and II Core Curriculum and all courses in one of the following specializations (Artist/Animation or Programming) in Semesters III, IV, and V in order to be awarded the AAS in Interactive Simulation and Game Technology.
+Technical Elective - must be selected from the following:
(Degree Plan Code: AAS.GM.ART/ANIMAT.14)
SEMESTERS I AND II
++Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.
+++Specialty Elective for the Artist/Animation - must be selected from the following:
(Degree Plan Code: AAS.GM.PROGRAM.14)
SEMESTERS I AND II
++++Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the AAS Core Options for Humanities/Fine Arts.
Richland College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Richland College.
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