Digital Media and Production Certificate
Today, for almost any professional organization, an online presence is the standard. Businesses, cultural institutions, and not-for-profits clamor for more and more digital content. Entrepreneurs, artists, athletes, social influencers, elected officials, activists, and countless other professions rely on quality digital media to engage others and reach their goals.
Whether attracting customers or advancing a social cause, the ability to create, produce, and critically engage with digital communication in all its forms, from written to oral to visual, is an increasingly valuable skill set for you to have. With a Digital Media and Production certificate, you'll pair practical production and design skills with critical thinking and creative problem-solving to prepare yourself for success in a variety of careers.
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Note: This program begins in Fall 2019 and will appear in the 2019-2021 catalog.
ART 104 | Intro to Digital Art | 3 credits
COMM 168 | Intro to Visual and Digital Communication | 3 credits
Choose one of the following:
COMM 468 | Digital and Media Literacy Capstone | 1 credit
COMM 494 | Communication Internship | 1-3 credits
Choose two courses from two different departments:
ART 371 | Digital Photography | 3 credits
ART 471 | Advanced Digital Photography | 3 credits
COMM 255 | Writing for Multimedia | 3 credit
COMM 258 | Podcasting | 3 credits
comm 350 | Digital Storytelling | 3 credits
COMM 450 | Digital and Social Media Communication | 3 credits
ENGL 208 | Creative Writing: Screenplay | 3 credits
ENGL/HUMA 252 | Intro to Film | 3 credits
ENGL 259 | History of Film from 1950 | 3 credits
ENGL 307 | Advanced Fiction Writing | 3 credits
ENGL 330 | Alternative Narratives | 3 credits
ENGL 359 | Digital Video | 3 credits
MUSP 240 | Sound Production | 2 credits
THEA 224 | Acting for the Camera | 3 credits
With a Digital Media and Production minor, you’ll combine practical production and design skills with critical thinking and creative problem-solving to prepare yourself for success in a variety of careers. Some examples of possible job titles include creative director, account executive, marketing manager, graphic designer, social media specialist, videographer, and more.