Preliminary 2024-2025 Yavapai College Catalog 
    Apr 14, 2024  
Preliminary 2024-2025 Yavapai College Catalog

Video Game Developer Certificate

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The Video Game Developer certificate focuses on providing students with skills in high level object oriented programming. Applications used for skill development are 2-D and 3-D video game applications for use on PCs, MACs, Smartphones, the Web, and commercial video game consoles.

Credit Hours Required: 18

Note: This program can be completed entirely online.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Video Game Developer Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Create video games suitable for use on a PC, MAC, or mobile device.
  2. Design 3D objects and animations for use in video games.
  3. Write error free programming for use in video games.
  4. Identify game design theory and principles.
  5. Develop Rigged Models with animations for use in video games.