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NOVA 2012-2013 College Catalog: Programs of Study

Multimedia Design
Certificate AL, LO

Purpose:  This curriculum is designed to prepare the student for employment as a visual communicator in the field of multimedia production and to broaden the skills of those presently employed in the profession. Upon successful completion, the program prepares students to work as visual communicators in the field of multimedia production.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
ART 121 Drawing I 4
ART 130 Intro to Multimedia 3
ART 131 Fundamentals of Design I 4
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
1SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
Total   15
2nd Semester
ART 150 History of Film and Animation 3
ART 203 Animation I 3
ART 207 3-D Model Rendering 3
2 ___ Social Science Elective 3
Total   12
3rd Semester
ART 208 Video Techniques 3
ART 230 Multimedia II or 3
  ART  204  Animation II  
ART 270 Motion Graphics I 3
Total   9
Total credits for the Multimedia Design Certificate=36

1 Students may substitute the SDV 101 Orientation section related to this program.

2 The social science elective may be selected from the social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives.