Academic Programs

Video Game Design Audio Production

Certificate
Program Description
Sioux City Campus

Audio is an important component of modern video games, including sound effects, voice editing and recording, and interactive music.

Audio production for games requires knowledge of audio file management, production workflow, sound libraries, mixing, sequencing, recording, Foley effects, audio middleware, audio design documents, composition, and interactive game music development.

The Video Game Audio Production certificate prepares students for positions such as sound effects artist, sound designer, and other game audio production positions. The certificate also prepares students for working in smaller to medium-sized studios where additional skill sets are required.

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience.............................................. 1
CIS 373 Introduction to Game Audio....................................... 3
CIS 374 Sound Design for Games........................................... 3
MUS 102 Music Fundamentals.................................................. 3
CIS 375 Music and Composition for Games............................ 3

Program Total............................................................ 13

Contacts

Frank Heffner, PhD, Ext. 1426, TSI, frank.heffner@witcc.edu
Craig Barnes, BAS, MAS, Ext. 1231, TSI, craig.barnes@witcc.edu
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Sioux City, Iowa 51106
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