Dec 07, 2019
About the Program
No movie today is completed without the use of digital enhancements. A compositor is responsible for layering all digital effects in the final movie, including color correction, integration of rendered 3-D models, object removal, and set extensions. The visual effects compositing major gives you experience creating effects for video in both live action and computer-generated integration.
Visual Effects Compositing Website
120 Credits Required
Departmental/Program Major Courses (41 credits)
Other Departmental /Program Course Requirements (64 credits)
Electives (15 credits)
Any course, any subject. Credit Hours: 15.00
University Core Requirements
- Human Cultures Humanities
- Human Cultures Behavioral/Social Science
- Information Literacy
- Science #1
- Science #2
- Science, Technology, and Society
- Written Communication
- Oral Communication
- Quantitative Reasoning
For a complete listing of course selectives, visit the Provost’s Website.
For current pre-requisites for courses, click here.
- Students must earn a “C-” or better in all CGT courses.
- 120 semester credits & 2.00 Graduation GPA required for Bachelor of Science degree.
- Purdue policy states that a student may attempt a course no more than three (3) times. An attempt is defined as all courses displayed on a student’s transcript including, but not limited to A,B,C,D,E,F,W,WF,I and IF
- 32 credit hours of 30000 or 40000 level Purdue courses for graduation
- Cornerstone Certificate is required with this major
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