Quotes“Animation offers a medium of story telling and visual entertainment which can bring pleasure and information to people of all ages everywhere in the world.”
― Walt Disney
“The worst thing a kid can say about homework is that it is too hard. The worst thing a kid can say about a game is it's too easy.”
― Henry Jenkins
Student Development Opportunities
Student development opportunities in the Applied Computer Graphics Program often take the form of internships and are intended as training positions for educational and career reinforcement. They are structured, typically short-term, supervised placements with the intention of being focused around particular tasks or projects with clearly defined deadlines for completion. Work experience provides general understanding of a work-setting and is focused on additional preparation of the student for a career post-graduation.
Completion of an internship is not only a requirement for graduation for the Applied Computer Graphics Program, Option in Production, but also benefits students in a variety of areas including; supplementing learned skills, making a contribution to a team-working environment and gaining insight from professionals in an Applied Computer Graphics Production related field as well as an invaluable proficiency in networking. Networking is a valuable skill used to create connections with fellow students as well as through internships to create pathways for gaining future employment in your field of study.
Below is a compiled list of possible student development opportunities related to the Applied Computer Graphics Program, Production Option. If you are a student at CSU, Chico with a major in Applied Computer Graphics with an Option in Production and are interested in any of the following opportunities, please email Clarke Steinback for further details:
Local graphic design firm
|Crab Cove||Produce a children's television show and often need 3D modelers and 3D animators|
|CSU Media Internships||Source of a multitude of California media internships|
*This list will be updated accordingly as opportunites become available and likewise, no longer availabe.