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|Virtual Production Fundamentals Certificate
Total Units: 22
Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:
The Virtual Production Fundamentals Certificate of Achievement prepares students for entry-level careers in virtual production. Students will apply skills from film production, computer graphics, digital imaging, visual effects and game engines to the virtual production process. Courses in this program may also be offered through partnering colleges. For more information on this collaborative program at all six participating colleges, please visit https://cs.santarosa.edu/vp.
- Analyze, describe, and apply the fundamental technology requirements of the virtual production workflow.
- Demonstrate proficiency with film production and selected game engines, 3D computer graphics, and visual effects.
- Demonstrate the ability to work on a production team and take responsibility for one's role.
- Create a project using the virtual production process.
The requirements for the Virtual Production Fundamentals Certificate program are:
Complete 22 units from
- Virtual Production Fundamentals Core Courses
- Virtual Production Fundamentals Elective Courses
|Virtual Production Fundamentals Core Courses - complete 19.00 units
|Introduction to Virtual Production
|Introduction to Game Coding
|Adobe Photoshop 1
|Computer Modeling and Animation with 3ds Max
|3D Animation: Visual Effects and Compositing
|Complete any combination totaling at least 4.00 units from the following:
|Non-Fiction Digital StoryTelling
|Introduction to Digital Filmmaking
|Virtual Production Fundamentals Elective Courses - complete 3.00 units
|Complete any combination totaling at least 3.00 units from the following:
|Digital Video Post-Production
|Introduction to Digital Media
|3D Animation: Modeling and Rigging
The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
Course Prerequisites and Advisories:
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