2018-2019 Catalog and Handbook 
    Sep 27, 2021  
2018-2019 Catalog and Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Media Design Technology, AAS

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The media industry directs and influences the entire population in some way wherever a visual product is designed, produced, printed or published online. New media trends are driving unprecedented change in communications and technology. The variety of printed products is very broad: magazines, newspapers, packaging, books, advertising and documentation are just a few examples. Graphic artists are expected to translate complicated concepts into easy-to-grasp visual representations. Employees in this field work closely with journalists, website developers/programmers and marketers.

Note: This degree requires you to purchase a laptop from the Southeast Tech Support Center. (This program requires the use of a Mac laptop computer.)

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Program Curriculum - Total Credits: 71

Additional Information

Course substitution of Electives may be possible with department approval, depending on scheduling.

All courses with the prefix DMP, MEDIA and COMM require a “C” or better to meet graduation requirements.

Students entering a program in any semester other than outlined may not graduate in the expected amount of time.

Second year students in good academic standing may choose emphasis in print or web/multimedia, with department approval, and sufficient elective credits.  Student are encouraged to take both areas; a standard schedule allows for this choice. (One option could become the technical electives for degree requirements.)

Recommended Technical Electives (including any course with a prefix of DMP):

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