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College Catalog 2014-2015

Electronic Media in Design Rendering and Animation
Career Studies Certificate
Offered through AL

Purpose:  This program will allow students to learn various hardware and software applications and will assist them in the visualization, production and presentation of any project in their respective technical fields. Since the certificate is intended for students who have had previous CAD courses or extensive job experience, it is important that students confer with a drafting faculty advisor or division counselor to better acquaint themselves with the selection of classes available.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
CAD 233 Computer Aided Drafting III 3
CAD 238 Computer Aided Modeling and Rendering I 3
ENG 111 College Composition I or ENG 115 Technical Writing 3
Total   9
2nd Semester
CAD 239 Computer Aided Modeling & Rendering II (Using Studio Max) 3
CAD 295 Topics In: (BIM) Building Information Modeling 3
CAD 298 Seminar and Project or 1Approved Technical Elective 3
Total   9
Total credits for the Electronic Media in Design Rendering and Animation Career Studies Certificate=18

All first-time students must take a one-credit Student Development (SDV) course prior to enrolling in their 16th credit at NOVA.

1 Technical elective courses must be approved by program advisor.