Information Technology: Digital Media

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The Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology, Emphasis in Digital Media prepares students for careers in digital media, including print, web and video formats. The program combines strong technical preparation in current graphical software applications with courses that enhance the student’s creative talents. In this track, students have a choice to specialize in either graphic or web design. Certifications include Adobe Certified Expert (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, Dreamweaver), Apple Certified Professional Final Cut Pro 6 and Adobe Certified Associate (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, Dreamweaver).

The Technical Certificate in Digital Media will provide a completion point after two semesters for students working toward and AAS in Information Technology with an emphasis in Digital Media.  This certificate will provide skills that can lead to an entry level job in the digital media field.

Courses and Requirements

Associate of Applied Science Digital Media Academic Plan

Digital Media Technical Certificate Plan

 

Learing Outcomes
  • Demonstrate proficient level skills in design software necessary to gain entry-level employment.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in communication, presentation, and business skills necessary to engage in professional practice in Digital Media, including the ability to organize and manage design projects and to productively collaborate with others in a team.
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply critical thinking and aesthetic judgments to develop effective designs.
  • Demonstrate ability to form and defend value judgments about Digital Media and to communicate art ideas, concepts, and requirements to professionals and laypersons related to the practice.

 

Contact Us

Kara Arnold
Business/Digital Media Instructor
(870) 391-3315
karnold@northark.edu