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College Catalog 2018-2019

Multimedia Design
Offered through AL, LO
CIP Code: 50.0401

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. The program prepares students to work as visual communicators in the field of multimedia production.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
ART 121 Drawing I 3
ART 131 Fundamentals of Design I 3
ART 140 Introduction to Graphic Skills 3
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
1SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
Total   13
2nd Semester
ART 130 Intro to Multimedia 3
ART 150 History of Film and Animation 3
ART 203 Animation I 3
ART 251 Communication Design 3
Total   12
3rd Semester
ART 208 Video Techniques or 3
  PHT  130  Video I  
ART 204 Animation II 3
ART 270 Motion Graphics I 3
2 ___ Social Science Elective 3
Total   12
Total credits for the Multimedia Design Certificate=37

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

2 See the social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives.