Animation 3D Computer Graphics Certificate


The Animation 3D Computer Graphics Certificate provides the skills necessary to create three dimensional models and 3D animated short films appropriate for use in movies, television, electronic gaming, and Internet distribution. Emphasis is placed on development of a portfolio for employment and/or advancement. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College.

Required Courses are listed in numeric sequence (15 units):
MAD 104 C Introduction to 3D Graphics-Mac3
or MAD 105 C Introduction to 3D Graphics-Win
or MAD 120 C 3D Modeling-Mac
or MAD 121 C 3D Modeling-Windows
MAD 150 C Intermediate Animation - Mac3
or MAD 151 C Intermediate Animation - Windows
MAD 156 CAdvanced Animation-Mac3
or MAD 157 C Advanced Animation - Windows
MAD 180 CVideo Editing-Mac3
or MAD 181 C Video Editing - Windows
MAD 200 C Storyboarding, Comics, Pre Visual3
Total Units15