Certificate Type: CC
Major Code: GRDIG-CC
Former CIP: 0610010209
This certificate provide students a gateway to a more focused study in the various media that constitute digital and interactive media. The approach is one that introduces students to a range of different media, approaches and finishing touches. Students will learn the historical background of this new medium and how it has evolved over time. Students will focus on the technical aspects of digital media production including protocols, file formats, image processing, cleanup, delivery and media duplication, and archival methods. This certificate is upward compatible with the A.S. degree, Media Design or A.S. Multimedia Technology Television and Digital Cinema Production.
|DIG2000||Introduction to Digital Media|
This course explores the avenues of contemporary digital design, highlighting the importance of process, innovation and communication. Students will become familiar with design projects ranging from traditional print, sophisticated websites, interactive digital media and motion graphics. The course will focus on developing and refining the design concept and the execution strategy. Lab fee required.
|DIG2030C||Digital Video Fundamentals|
This course is an introduction to the concepts, principles, tools and techniques of producing, assembling and mixing digital video and audio. Students will understand story, creativity, planning and organizational skills as a part of the production process. Lab fee required.
|DIG2109C||Digital Imaging Fundamentals|
This course is an introduction to the concepts and principles of digital imaging and the tools and techniques of image capture, creation, manipulation and integration of still images. Students will understand composition, layout, color theory, image capture and output using industry-standard software. Lab fee required.
|DIG2500C||Fundamentals of Interactive Design|
This course covers the foundations of interactive media including user-interface design concept, optimization/performance issues, resources and tools. Students combine audio, video, imaging, animation and other media formats to construct an interactive product using industry-standard software. Lab fee required.