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Certificate in Digital Media Arts

Students will study and practice various aspects of video production, including basic videography skills, writing for online media, non-linear editing, graphics and web creation. Upon completion of this 12 month program, successful graduates will be able to create professional video projects.

Graduates will possess the knowledge, skills and competencies to:

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of video camera operation, scene lighting, and audio recording
  • Write and produce various types of video for broadcast and distribution via the web
  • Create print and motion graphics projects using multiple software programs
  • Design and maintain a basic website
  • Use social media and a web-based portfolio for self-promotion
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of story structure
  • Analyze and criticize a variety of digital media art forms
  • Interpret scripts, draw storyboards, and create shot lists
  • Export and upload video to the web

Industry Employment Opportunities

  • video production companies
  • post-production facilities
  • advertising agencies
  • corporate marketing department
  • news agencies
  • TV production departments
  • film sets 

Course Requirements

Semester 1

Course Name Course # Credits
Production Fundamentals DMA 1015 5
Visual Storytelling  DMA 1025 5

Semester 2

Course Name Course # Credits
Digital Video Production DMA 1035 5
Motion Graphics DMA 1045 5

Semester 3

Course Name Course # Credits
Media for the Web DMA 1055 5
Advanced Portfolio DMA 1065 5

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