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
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 MAT121O Basic College Mathematics with MyMathLab Pearson 9781323799260V
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
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
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
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