Motion Design Certificate

Division: Fine Arts


The Motion Design Certificate provides production knowledge and skills used by digital artists to perform a variety of production duties in the graphic design, animation and live-action production fields. This certificate is a part of a sequence of certificates focused on providing essential skills for employment in the field of graphic design, animation, game art and live-action production. To earn this certificate, students must complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all coursework must be completed at Cypress College.

Required courses are listed in suggested sequence (18 units):
MAD 107 CMotion Graphics I3
MAD 187 CMotion Graphics II3
MAD 201 C3D Typography for Media Design3
MAD 193 CIntroduction to 2D Animation3
MAD 203 CIntermediate 2D Animation3
MAD 207 C Projection Mapping for Live Entertainment3
Total Units18