Digital Media Technology Design Level II Certificate

Digital Media
Program Code: C25210L5

Digital Media Technology Design Level II Certificate

The Level II Certificate provides advanced training using industry-standard design tools, project planning /documentation, graphic design, and portfolio preparation. Students will complete advanced print and screen-based projects demonstrating the use of planning, design, programming, and interactivity.

This certificate is designed for students who have successfully completed the Level I Certificate and want to create a portfolio of work demonstrating advanced design and programming techniques.

Specific Requirements

Courses requiring a grade of "C" or better: DME

Courses in this program

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This course is designed to teach students how to manipulate digital and audio content for multimedia applications. Topics include format conversion and a review of current technologies and digital formats. Upon completion, students should be able to modify existing audio and video content to meet a range of production requirements associated with digital media applications. Adobe Creative Cloud will be used in the course.

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This course introduces concepts for planning and developing animation sequences. Emphasis will be placed on review of digital animation concepts and exploration of various animation software packages. Upon completion, students should be able to produce simple animations. Adobe Creative Cloud will be used in the course.

This course covers current design approaches and emerging standards related to the design and development of user interfaces. Emphasis is placed on conducting research, and analyzing and reviewing current practices in effective interface design. Upon completion, students should be able to intelligently discuss and evaluate new and existing digital media products in terms of the user interface. Adobe will be used in the course.

This course is designed to build on concepts developed in DME-120 and teaches students to apply custom programming to develop advanced applications and components. Emphasis is placed on scripting language functionalities associated with a variety of software packages. Upon completion, students should be able to produce advanced, high-quality interactive multimedia applications.

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This course provides students with the latest technologies and strategies in the field of digital media. Emphasis is placed on the evaluation of emerging digital media technologies and presenting those findings to the class. Upon completion, students should be able to critically analyze emerging digital media technologies and establish informed opinions.

This course introduces students to the business skills needed to succeed in the digital media workplace. Topics include portfolio development, resume design, and preparation of media contacts. Upon completion, students should be able to prepare themselves and their work for a career in the digital media workplace. Adobe Creative Cloud and other software tools may be used in the course.

Total Credit Hours Required:
18

Curriculum is based on the 2021-22 catalog.

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