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Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

Animation, AS-Animation Track S1006

Program: S1006
Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.
Suggested Sequence of CourseworkIndicates Courses Offered Online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
ANIM 100 Digital Paint and Ink 3.0
ANIM 101A Drawing-Gesture & Figure 3.0
ANIM 108 Principles of Animation 3.0
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
ARTD 15A Drawing: Beginning 3.0
ANIM 104 (or) Drawing Fundamentals
Total:   3.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
ANIM 115 Storyboarding 3.0
ANIM 116 Character Development 1.5
ANIM 130 Intro to 3D Modeling 3.0
AA/S MATH Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 5.0
Total:   12.5
Certificate: Animation-Junior L1 E0414 Submit Certificate Petition: Admissions & Records
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S LIFE Area E Lifelong Undrstg Course 3.0
Total:   3.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
ANIM 110 Animal Drawing 3.0
ANIM 140 Intro to 3D Animation 3.0
AA/S SCNCE Area B-1 or B-2 Science Course 3.0
ANIM 175 Digital Animation 3.0
Total:   12.0
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S KINES Phys Ed (KIN) Activity Course 0.5
Total:   0.5
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
ANIM 146 Intermediate 3D Animation 3.0
ANIM 148 Demo Reel 3.0
AA/S BEHAV Area D-2 Elective Course 3.0
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
SPCH 2 (or) Survey Comm Studies
SPCH 8 (or) Professional Speaking
Total:   13.0
Summer Semester (Year 2)
Take ANIM 137A to gain work experience
Fall Semester (Year 3)
Course Prefix Title Units
ANIM 132 Intermediate 3D Modeling 3.0
ANIM 172 Motion Graphics 3.0
AA/S USHIS Area D-1 Hist/Pol Sc Course 3.0
AA/S HUM Area C-2 Humanities Course 3.0
Total:   12.0
Animation, AS S1006 Certificate: Junior Animator L2 N0465 Submit petition to Admissions & Records
Program Notes

Degree requirements include reading competency. This requirement is met by attaining eligibility for READ 100 or by completing READ 90.  Complete the online Assessment Questionnaire (AQ) at   

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