Interactive Media & Simulation (455A)

Southern State Computer Science Banner, Interactive Media & Stimulation

Offered on: Brown County Campus (Day)

Nature of Profession

The widespread use of multimedia has made design and programming of materials for software and placement on the web a necessary proficiency for individuals working with the computer. Expertise in computer graphics and multimedia has become critical for the computer professional. These individuals can create and assemble multimedia products for corporate interactive training, advertising and marketing and apply multimedia technology to assemble graphics, text, sound and video into meaningful productions.

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Earn Industry Certifications

In this program students will have the opportunity to achieve multiple industry level certifications. Our curriculum aligns with the certification content. Learn more about the certifications at the Testing Center.

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First Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
CSCI 1120 Computer Applications 4
CSCI 1145 Introduction to Multimedia 3
ENGL 1101 English Composition I 3
FNAR 1104 Introduction to the Arts 3
FNAR 1105 Basic Drawing I 3

Second Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
CSCI 1121 Structured Programming 4
CSCI 2265 Introduction to Game Development 3
FNAR 1106 Basic Drawing II 3
MATH 1124 Finite Math 3
PSYC 1110 Principles of Psychology 3

Third Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
CSCI 1165 Adobe Photoshop Digital Imaging 3
CSCI 1146 Adobe Animate Animation Software 3
CSCI 2220 Adobe Illustrator Vector Graphics 3
CSCI 2263 HTML 5 Programming 3
PHIL 1107 Ethics 3

Fourth Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
BADM 2225 Social Media / Marketing 3
CSCI 1147 Adobe Dreamweaver Web Design 3
CSCI 2268 Adobe Premiere Video Editing 3
CSCI – – Computer Science Elective 3
COMM 1110 or 1115 Interpersonal Communication or Fundamentals of Effective Speech 3
Program Total: 62

Computer Science Electives

Course # Course Title Credits
CSCI 2270 Co-Op (Interactive Media) 2–12
CSCI 1130 Adobe InDesign Electronic Publishing 3