The (DCSAP) program is an advanced program in “creating makers of technology”. Students create video games using trigonometry and higher math, computer programming in C++, as well as 2D and 3D computer animation. With guidance from the program partner, DigiPen Institute of Technology, the course prepares students for skills necessary for video game industry’s biggest need: qualified video game programmers and artists. Many of DigiPen’s college graduates have secured positions with top companies such as Nintendo, Interplay, DreamWorks Interactive, KnowWonder, and Valve. Students need to pass a qualifying entrance exam with Algebra I minimum.
-Make video games using C++ and 2D/3D computer animation
-Partner of DigiPen Institute of Technology
-1.0 3rd year math credit
-1.0 fine art credit
-Sit for Advanced Placement® exam if you choose
See if you’re a good fit for this class. Download the DigiPen Computer Science Entrance Exam by clicking here.
DigiPen Computer Science is articulated with several entry-level college classes at the DigiPen Institute of Technology in Redmond, WA. Students will also be prepared to take the computer science exam.
First Session: 7:50 a.m. to 10:20 a.m.
Second Session: 11:10 a.m. to 1:40 p.m.
Mr. Thomas Foster
DigiPen Computer Science