Computer Information Systems/Game Development - Game Creation Career

Degree offered

Associate in Science in Computer Information Systems (Security Concentration)

Credits required 62/63

Dean

William Berardi, william.berardi@bristolcc.edu

Program contact

Priscilla Grocer, Department Chair and Professor of Computer Information Systems, priscilla.grocer@bristolcc.edu

Program Code: CI

Concentration Code: CISS

Program Goals Statement

Students will be prepared for critical roles in developing solutions to security problems which are a continually changing and evolving issue for businesses. Students will master theoretical concepts of information security and the methodologies to apply learning to practical problem-solving and prevention.

Program information

Transfer credit for any Computer Information Systems (CIS or CIT) course must be approved by the CI Department Chair or by a full-time CI faculty member.

Note: Students may be required to obtain and use specific hardware, operating systems, or applications.

Elective Recommendations

After BCC

  • This program prepares students for high-demand roles to protect critical functions in all types of enterprises.
  • If you plan to transfer to a four-year institution, visit the Transfer Affairs website at BristolCC.edu/transfer

Infused General Education Competencies

Technical Literacy, First Year Experience

Degree Requirements

General Courses

BUS 115Fundamentals of an Enterprise

1 credit

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

MTH 141Technical Mathematics I

4 credits

Total Credit Hours:11

Choose one of the following

COM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking

3 credits

COM 114Professional Speaking

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Choose one of the following

HST 111The West and the World I

3 credits

HST 112The West and the World II

3 credits

HST 113United States History to 1877

3 credits

HST 114United States History from 1877

3 credits

HST 115Twentieth Century Social History-1919 to the Present

3 credits

HST 116American Foreign Policy-1898 to the Present

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Choose one of the following

SOC 101Principles of Sociology

3 credits

SOC 212The Sociology of Social Problems

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

 

Elective Courses

Multicultural Perspective Elective

0-3 credits

Science Elective

3-4 credits

Choose course from Transfer Electives and Elective Recommendations

Core Courses

CIS 120Programming: Logic, Design and Implementation

3 credits

CIT 140Electronic Game Development I

3 credits

CIT 141Visual Concepts for Game Designers

3 credits

CIT 142Computer Game Level Building

3 credits

CIT 143Programming for Game Developers I

3 credits

CIT 247Pre-Production Game Development

3 credits

CIT 276Game Production

4 credits

Total Credit Hours:22

Concentration Courses

CIT 240Modding I

3 credits

CIT 241Electronic Game Development II

3 credits

CIT 243Game and Sound Production

3 credits

CIT 245Game Design on Paper

3 credits

CIT 246Modding II

3 credits

CIT 262Advanced Game Analysis

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:18

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

CIS 120Programming: Logic, Design and Implementation

3 credits

CIT 140Electronic Game Development I

3 credits

CIT 141Visual Concepts for Game Designers

3 credits

CIT 142Computer Game Level Building

3 credits

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

BUS 115Fundamentals of an Enterprise

1 credit

CIT 143Programming for Game Developers I

3 credits

CIT 240Modding I

3 credits

CIT 241Electronic Game Development II

3 credits

ENG 102Composition II: Writing about Literature

3 credits

MTH 141Technical Mathematics I

4 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 3

CIT 245Game Design on Paper

3 credits

CIT 246Modding II

3 credits

CIT 247Pre-Production Game Development

3 credits

COM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking

3 credits

Or

COM 114Professional Speaking

3 credits

SOC 101Principles of Sociology

3 credits

Or

SOC 212The Sociology of Social Problems

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 4

AMC/HST Elective

3 credits

CIT 243Game and Sound Production

3 credits

CIT 262Advanced Game Analysis

3 credits

CIT 276Game Production

4 credits

 

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