About this course
The Anoka Technical College Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree in Information Technology with a concentration in Multimedia and Game Programming is a 72-credit program designed to prepare graduates to successfully compete for high-paying, rewarding careers in IT fields with the highest demand, both today and in the future.
The program focuses on designing and developing multimedia programs and computer games, Emphasis is on the design, development and deployment of interactive programs for delivery on CD-Rom and DVD. Additionally, students learn 3D animation skills and programming techniques suitable for developing elementary interactive computer games.
The Multimedia and Game Programming emphasis program requirements were determined through consultation with employers, those working in the industry, technical training professionals, and those currently seeking training and retraining for IT careers.
The unique program allows technical specialization in Multimedia and Game Programming while the common core courses and required electives from other specializations build the broad IT foundation needed to understand the terminology and methodologies of other IT specialties in the workplace.