Recommended Course Sequence

Recommended Sequence of Courses
Program of Study: Digital Media: 3D Modeling & AnimationCourse Offerings subject to change. Please consult the current Schedule of Classes.
Department: Engineering and Applied TechnologyThis document is for planning purposes only and is not a guarantee of course offerings
Coordinator: watchison@santarosa.eduA full-time student seeking to complete an Associate's Degree in two years should expect to take an average of 15 units per semester.
Term Effective: Fall 2020A major is only part of what is required for an Associate's Degree
* denotes a required course.Students are strongly advised to meet with a counselor for educational planning
   

Semester 1
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
APTECH43*COMPUTER ANIMATION3.00Fall 2022, Spring 2023YES
ART7A*DRAWING & COMP 13.00Fall 2022, Spring 2023YESYESYESYESYES
CS74.11*INTRO TO DIGITAL MEDIA3.00Fall 2022, Spring 2023Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ESL 100YESYESYES
ART5 or complete any combination 3 DIMENSIONAL DESIGN3.00Fall 2022, Spring 2023YESYES
LIR10*INTRO TO INFO LITERACY1.00Fall 2022, Spring 2023Eligibility for ENGL 1A or equivalentYESYESYES
Total Semester Units:13.00
Semester 2
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
APTECH63*3D ANIM: MODEL, RIG4.00Spring 2023APTECH43
APTECH64*3D ANIM: CHARACTER ANIM4.00Fall 2022APTECH43YES
APTECH162*3D ANIM: VISUAL FX, COMP2.00APTECH43
APTECH168*3D ANIM: INTRO TO VR2.00Fall 2022APTECH43YESYES
Total Semester Units:12.00
Semester 3
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
APTECH65*ADV. 3D ANIMAT. WKSHP.4.00APTECH63 OR
APTECH64 OR
APTECH162
Total Semester Units:4.00
Recommended course sequence units total:29.00
Minimum units to meet major requirements:29.00
Key:
In Person=Face to Face
Online=Fully Online, no mandatory face to face.
Hybrid=At least 51% online
Blended=Majority face to face