4 Full-Time Semesters
60 Credit Hours
Please note, these estimates are based on a student taking an average of 15 credits per semester and do not include college preparatory or developmental courses.
The sequencing of courses in this program begins in the fall semester. Students entering in the spring or summer will likely take longer than two years to complete the program.
The Digital Media Associate of Applied Science Degree prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to creation and manipulation of computer graphics. Students use computer applications and related visual techniques to manipulate images and information originating as videos, still photographs, and digital copy in order to communicate messages simulating real-world content. The program includes instruction in specialized computer software and applications to specific commercial, industrial, and entertainment needs. Students gain knowledge and develop skills to work in the areas of interactive multimedia including web development, print & digital design, CD-ROM production, and 2D/3D computer animation production.
The growing field of Digital Media is for those who are creative, interested in the visual arts, comfortable with working in computer environments, enjoy working with people, and are looking for new challenges every day. Qualified graduates of Digital Media can expect to find entry level positions in businesses ranging from gaming and animation to traditional design companies; including TV stations, film production companies and architectural firms; media boutiques, special effects houses, corporate communication centers, web design, forensic and government agencies.
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PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
Upon successful completion of the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Digital Media graduates will be able to:
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