Computer Game Programming Skills Certificate

Division: Business and Computer Information Systems

(Approved by the NOCCCD Board of Trustees. Not approved by State Chancellor’s Office. Not eligible for Financial Aid)

The Game Programming Certificate requires the completion of 15 units of which 12 units are in required classes listed below. A grade of C or better is required in each course taken. At least one half of the units toward the certificate must be completed at Fullerton College.

Required Courses (12 units):
CISG 100 F Introduction to Computer Game Design3
CISG 110 F Introduction to Programming for Computer Games3
CISG 182 FDirectX Graphics Programming3
CISG 190 F Programming Multiuser Online Games3
Restricted Electives - Select from the following (3 units):
Multimedia Game Programming3
Java for Game Programming3
C# for Game Programming3
C++ for Game Programming3
Artificial Intelligence in Game Programming3
Total Units12

Program Level Student Learning Outcomes

Outcome 1: Plan the major programming components of a typical computer game.

Outcome 2: Create a basic game that implements a defined set of game mechanics.

Outcome 3: Create a basic game that manipulates and manages game resources such as graphics, sound, and video.