General Education Courses

Course Description Course Code Book Title Book Author Publisher ISBN Number Approximate Cost
Leadership & Organizational Behavior SBS305 Leadership 101 John C. Maxwell Springer Publishing 9780826111340V $ 46.55
Technological Literacy SBS410 Society and Technological Change 7th Edition Rudi Volti MPS 9781464176357V $ 107.72
Historical Archetypes & Mythology HUM251 An Introduction to Comparative Mythology Jennifer Taylor Kendall Hunt 9781465276933V $ 90.77
Applied Math & Logic MGF1130 Master Math Essentials Physics Debra Ann Ross Cengage 9781435458895V $ 26.59
Applied Math & Logic MGF1130 Master Math Trigonometry Debra Ann Ross Cengage 9781435455184V $ 26.59
Quantitative Principles: Applied Math & Logic MAT121 Math for Liberal Arts Karl J. Smith Cengage 9781285632278V $ 110.32
Psychology of Play SBS113 Play Matters Miguel Sicart MIT Press 9780262027922 $ 19.90
Introduction to Economics SBS250 Macro Economics Course Packet 2e William N. Abel BVT Publishing 9781627514071 $ 39.90
Interpersonal Communication SPC214 Real Communication: An Introduction 3/e O’Hair & Weimann Bedford St. Martin’s 9781457662928 $ 163.58
Creative Writing ENG101 These Pages Speak Hiram Sims World Stage Press 9780996895958 $ 35.88
Creative Writing ENG101 Photoetry: Poetry and Photography from South Central Hiram Sims Figueroa Press 9780182152995 $ 27.84

Animation

Course Description Course Code Book Title Book Author Publisher ISBN Number Approximate Cost
Visual Effects AVE290 Maya Studio Projects: Game Environments and Props Michael McKinley John Wiley & Sons 9780470156186V $ 66.49
Shading & Lighting AVE280 Lighting for Digital Video and Television, 2nd Edition John Jackman Taylor & Francis 9781136062940V $ 65.10
Art Creation for Games AVE170 Mastering Unreal Technology. Volume I: Introduction to Level Design with Unreal Engine 3 Jason Busby & Zak Parrish Pearson 9780768697506V $ 66.49
Digital Sculpting AVE190 Character Modeling with Maya and ZBrush: Professional polygonal modeling techniques Jason Patnode Taylor & Francis 9781136141829V $ 66.49
Composing AVE180 Digital Painting Techniques 3dtotal Taylor & Francis 9781136135828V $ 70.48
Composing AVE180 Digital Compositing for Film and Video, 3rd Edition Steve Wright Taylor & Francis 9781136056949V $ 79.73
3D Foundations AVE150 Mastering Autodesk Maya: Autodesk Official Press Todd Palamar Sybex 9781118757505V $ 93.09

Film

Course Description Course Code Book Title Book Author Publisher ISBN Number Approximate Cost
Cinematography 1 FMP140 American Cinematographers Manual 10th Edition Michael Goi ASC Press 9781467568302 $ 84.69
Screenwriting 1 FMP125 Writing short Films Linda J. Cowgill Lone Eagle 9781580650632 $ 15.92

Game Production

Course Code Book Title Book Author Publisher ISBN Number Approximate Cost
GMP180 Game Design Workshop: A Playcentric Approach to Creating Innovative Games Tracy Fullerton Taylor & Francis 9780240809748V $ 49.95
GMP235 The Game Production Handbook, 3/e Heather Maxwell Chandler Jones and Bartlett 9781284049367V $ 108.95
GMP141 Mastering Autodesk Maya Todd Palamar Sybex 9781118757505V $ 69.99
GMP210 The Art of Game Design: A Book of Lenses Jesse Schell Taylor & Francis 9781466598645 $ 51.96
GMP315 Persuasive Games Ian Bogost MIT Press 9780262514880 $ 15.40
GMP350 Playing with Sound Karen Collins MIT Press 9780262312301V $ 32.40
GMP400 Kobold Guide to World Building Baur Grubb Hungerford Wolfgang Baur 9781936781119 $ 19.99

Music Production

Course Description Course Code Book Title Book Author Publisher ISBN Number Approximate Cost
Songwriting & Development MPR201 6 Steps to Songwriting Success Jason Blume Crown Publishing 9780823084777 $ 13.53
Music Theory MPR121 Basic Music Theory: How to Read, Write, and Understand Written Music Jonathan Harnum Sol UT Press 9780970751287 $ 17.25
Digital Recording Principles MPR240 ProTools 11 Ignite! Andrew Hagerman Cengage 9781285848211 $ 39.89
Music Business Management MPR255 Textbook-You Can Negotiate Anything Herb Cohen Bantom Book 9780553281095 $ 6.38
Music Copyright and Business MPR250 Textbook-All You Need to Know About the Music Business Donald S. Passman Simon & Schuster 9781451682465 $ 27.93

Audio Production

Course Description Course Code Book Title Book Author Publisher ISBN Number Approximate Cost
Introduction to Recording Arts RCA111 Modern Recording Techniques – 8/e David Miles & Robert Runstein Taylor & Francis 9781136117824V $ 79.73
Music Copyright and Business MPR250 All You Need to Know About the Music Business Donald S. Passman Simon & Schuster 9781451682465 $ 27.93
Pro Tools Essentials RCA232 ProTools 11 Ignite! Andrew Hagerman Cengage 9781285848211 $ 39.89
Mastering RCA281 MST – Mastering Audio 3rd Edition Bob Katz Focal Press 9780240818962 $ 39.86