Launch Digital Arts & Information Technology

    Program Description

    This program is designed to provide instruction in computer science field. Students will be able to develop video games & professional programs using realistic hands-on interdisciplinary exercises. The game programming curriculum will focus on industry standard coding languages. Additional training will cover 2D and 3D animation. Additionally, students will work with virtual reality technologies providing experience in virtualizations allowing complex data or situations in a simulated real-world application.


  • What will my classes be like?

    First you start with the fundamentals of programming. You are able to work at your own pace, understand the basics of programming, and develop problem solving skills. Once you have mastered the basics, you will learn what it takes to design a video game from scratch. You will also learn how to create 3D characters and how to animate them. You will combine all your skills to explore a career in game or mobile app development.

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    Students in this class are eligible to receive 3 college credits from the College of Lake County.

    Year 1:

    • CIT 176 - 2D Game Development, 3 credits


    Job Opportunities

    • 2D & 3D Animator
    • Artist/Animator/Director
    • Business Development Specialist
    • C++ Programmer
    • CIS/MIS Manager
    • CIS/MIS Specialist
    • Computer Engineer
    • Game Designer/Programmer
    • Information Specialist
    • Lead Designer
    • Creative Director
    • Technical Director
    • Web Developer
    • Mobile App Developer