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IT - Programming for Electronic Games

Macomb’s IT - Programming for Electronic Games Program will provide you base line skills in the programming of electronic games and simulation applications, including those used in advertising to market products and services. Taking courses in both Information Technology and Media and Communication Arts, you will learn storyboarding, principles of game design, designing and animating graphics using Flash, mobile game concepts and mechanics, theories and techniques involved in image creation and manipulation, 3D modeling, game physics and much more.

Top 3 Reasons to Choose Macomb for IT - Programming for Electronic Games

  1. Gain skills in Python programming language and XNA development platform
  2. Save $18,000+ by starting here - 80% of our students leave debt free
  3. More than 190 private and transfer scholarships available

IT - Programming for Electronic Games Courses at Macomb

  • Business Communications
  • Computer and Information Processing Principles
  • Introduction to Web Programming
  • C++ Programming
  • Digital Layout: Adobe
  • Previsualization
  • College Algebra
  • Game Programming in Direct X with C++
  • Introduction to Photoshop
  • Flash Multimedia 1
  • Advanced Game Development
  • Introduction to 3D

Career Opportunities in IT - Programming for Electronic Games

With an Associate of Applied Science Degree or Certificate in IT - Programing for Electronic Games, you will be qualified for positions that include computer programmer, game developer, software developer/system software, graphic designer, multimedia artist and animator, and web developer.

Transfer Pathways

The credits earned in Macomb’s IT - Programming for Electronic Games Program transfer to many colleges and universities in Michigan.

If you intend to transfer and pursue a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, speak with a Macomb counselor or academic advisor as soon as possible after you have applied to Macomb to plan the best pathway.

How do I find out more about the IT - Programming for Electronic Games Program?

For more information on the IT - Programming for Electronic Games Program at Macomb, contact the program advisor: Professor George Schleis, 586.286.2214.

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