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The BA in User Experience and Game Design degree program requires completion of at least 240 credits with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better. The program usually spans nine trimesters of 15 weeks each within a total of four academic years.

This is a sample sequence of courses for a student in the 2020-2021 academic cohort. This sequence should not be used for advising purposes; please contact your Student Success Advisor to receive a copy of this program’s Curriculum Flowchart.

TrimesterModule TitleModule Credits
Year 1, Trimester 1UXG1500
Introduction to Design Process
7
UXG1501
Principles of Interactive Design
7
UXG1701
Introduction to Psychology
5
UXG1116
Introduction to Computer Technology & Programming
7
UXG1205
Introductory Probability and Statistics
5
Sub-Total for Year 1, Trimester 131
Year 1, Trimester 2UXG1420
Introduction to Digital Production
7
UXG1505
Game Design Process
5
UXG1560
User Experience Design 1
6
UXG1702
Cognitive Psychology
5
UXG1616
Storytelling
5
UXG1175
Scripting Languages
5
Sub-Total for Year 1, Trimester 233
Year 1, Trimester 3Break
Year 2, Trimester 1UXG2400
Project 2
7
UXG2520
System Design 1
5
UXG2570
User Research 1
5
UXG2165
Programming Foundations
7
UXG2200
Pre-Calculus with Linear Algebra and Geometry
7
Sub-Total for Year 2, Trimester 131
Year 2, Trimester 2UXG2450
Project 2 (cont.)
7
UXG2540
Level Design 1
7
UXG2501
Game Design 1
5
UXG2176
Advanced Scripting
5
UXG2315
Introduction to Applied Math and Physics
5
UXG2735
College Success for Designers
1
Sub-Total for Year 2, Trimester 230
Year 2, Trimester 3 (OIP)UXG2502
Game Design 2
5
UXG2565
Game Feel
5
UXG2805
Art Processes
5
UXG2802
2D Raster Graphics for Designers
5
Sub-Total for Year 2, Trimester 320
Year 3, Trimester 1UXG3400
Project 3 (Part 1)
7
UXG3503
Game Design 3
5
UXG3570
User Research 2
5
UXG3825
Introduction to 3D Production for Designers
5
UXG3815
Fundamentals of Music and Sound Design
5
Sub-Total for Year 3, Trimester 127
Year 3, Trimester 2UXG3450
Project 3 (Part 2)
7
UXG3500
Integrated Digital Design
5
Design Elective
A Year 3 or Year 4 design module
5
Psychology Elective
Any Psychology module
5
UXG3650
Professional Communication
5
UXG3099
Career and Professional Development
5
Sub-Total for Year 3, Trimester 232
Year 3, Trimester 3Break
Year 4, Trimester 1UX4475 / UXG4400 / UXG4950
Project 3 (Part 3) or Project 4 or Internship
8
Design Elective
A Year 3 or Year 4 design module
5
MGT4653
Project Management
5
Sub-Total for Year 4, Trimester 118
Year 4, Trimester 2UX4400 / UXG4450 / UXG4950 / UXG4990
Project 4 or Project 4 (cont.) or Internship 1 or Internship 2
8
Humanities and Social Sciences Elective
Any Humanities and Social Sciences module
5
English Elective
Any English module
5
Sub-Total for Year 4, Trimester 118
Total for 4-Year Program240
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