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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5167N
Effective Term: 2021 Fall   

Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 9
CIP Code: 11.0801

Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems
GPA: 2.0
SOC Code: Upon completion of this certificate, students may pursue a career as:
43-9031.00 Desktop Publishers

Upon completion of an associate degree, students may pursue a career as:
15-1254.00 Web Developers
27-1014.00 Multimedia Artists and Animators
27-1024.00 Graphic Designers

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Adobe Foundations: Animation and Graphics Production program helps prepare students to create, edit, and enhance digital images, graphics, and animation for use in web, print, and video. A Certificate of Completion in Adobe Foundations: Video and Audio Production and an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Web Design and Development are also available.

Learning Outcomes
1. Edit digital images and visual assets. (CIS120DB, CIS120DF)
2. Create animation and graphics in a variety of formats for use in web, print, and video. (CIS120DB, CIS120DF, CIS120DC)
3. Develop interactive digital animation. (CIS120DC)
4. Practice legal and ethical standards related to the creation and use of animation and graphics. (CIS120DB, CIS120DC, CIS120DF)
5. Prepare visual assets to address audience needs. (CIS120DB, CIS120DC, CIS120DF)
6. Describe project management tasks, responsibilities, and communication workflow. (CIS120DB, CIS120DC, CIS120DF)
Program Notes
This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.
Courses within any of the following prefixes must be taken within five (5) years prior to completion of the program to be applied toward this award: AIM, BPC, CIS, CLD, CNT, CSC, ITS, and MST.

Required Courses
CIS120DB Introduction to Adobe Illustrator 3
CIS120DC Introduction to Adobe Animate 3
CIS120DF Introduction to Adobe Photoshop 3
Credits: 9

+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
++ indicates that any suffixed course may be selected.
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: February 25, 2020

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.