Career Cluster:  Information Technology CTE Program:  Game, Simulation & Animation
Career Cluster Pathway:  Interactive Media Industry Certification:  Microsoft Echnology Associate (MTA) Gaming Development Fundamentals
16 CORE CURRICULUM CREDITS 8 ADDITIONAL CREDITS
ENGLISH 

4 credits

MATH 

4 credits

SCIENCE

3 credits,
2 with lab

SOCIAL
STUDIES

 3 credits

OTHER REQUIRED COURSES
FINE ARTS (1 cdt)
PHYSICAL EDUCATION (1 cdt)
CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION COURSES RECOMMENDED ELECTIVES
(Aligned with Community College & State University System Programs)
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  • Students are encouraged to explore careers and postsecondary options at "http://fldoe.org/academics/college-career-planning.
  • Students are also encouraged to participate in dual enrollment courses which may be used to satisfy high school graduation or Bright Futures Gold Seal Vocational Scholars course requirements.
  • One course within the 24 credit program must be an online course. Cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale for 24 credit program
9 English I Algerbra I Earth Science American History Fine Arts (1 cdt) Digital Information Technology Foreign Language for SUS admission or other elective appropriate for student's career and education plan.
10 English II Geometry Biology World History Physical Education (1cdt) Game and Simulation Fundamentals Game and Simulation Video/Special Effects
11 English III Algebra II Chemistry American Government/Economics   Game and Simulation Design  
12 English IV Additional Math Anatomy and Physiology Psychology or Sociology   Game and Simulation Audio/Sound Effects  
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Based on the Career Cluster of interest and identified career and technical education program, the following postsecondary options are available.
TECHNICAL CENTER PROGRAM(S)

Orlando Tech: Game, Simulation & Animation Programming

COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROGRAM(S)

Valencia Community College-AS Computer Programming and Analysis

UNIVERSITY PROGRAM(S)

University of Central Florida-Bachelor of Applied Science-Information Technology Track

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Sample Career Specialties
Game/Simulation Assistant Game/Simulation Designer Game/Simulation Designer Digital Media Artist Digital Media Specialist
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Articulation and CTE Dual Enrollment Opportunities
Career and Technical Student Association
Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda
Internship/Work Experience Recommendations
50 hours of work experience in a related area is recommended.