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Degree Plans - Multimedia Technology - Multimedia Web Design AAS (Archived)

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(Associate in Applied Science Degree)

Richland only

  • Students pursuing this award program are required to meet Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards and course prerequisites.
  • Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.

Degree Plan Code: AAS.MULT.WEB.DES.03

The Associate in Applied Sciences Degree in Multimedia Web Design is designed to enable students to participate as creative and resourceful members of a web development team. Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be experienced in cross-platform development and editing of graphics, audio files, and animations for use on the Internet. This degree provides an external learning experience.



IMED 1301 Introduction to Digital Media OR 3
GAME 1303 Introduction to Game Design and Development (3)
IMED 1316 Web Design I 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging I OR 3
ARTS 2348 Digital Art I (3)
ARTC 1359 Visual Design for New Media OR 3
ARTS 1316 Drawing I OR (3)
ARTS 1311 2-D Design (3)


ARTV 1351 Digital Video 3
ARTV 1303 Basic Animation 3
IMED 2315 Web Design II 3
+++Specialty Elective 3
MATH 1332 College Mathematics I OR 3
POFT 1321 Business Math AND (3)
ECOL 1305 People and Their Environment** (3)


IMED 2409 Internet Commerce OR 4
BUSI 1301 Introduction to Business (3)
+++Specialty Elective 3
ARTC 2305 Digital Imaging II OR 3
ARTS 2349 Digital Art II (3)
IMED 2313 Project Analysis and Design 3
+Elective Humanities/Fine Arts 3


IMED 2311 Portfolio Development 3
IMED 2388 Internship-Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia OR 3
++++Technical Elective (3-4)
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR 3
SPCH 1315 Fundamentals of Public Speaking (3)
PSYC 2301 Introduction to Psychology OR 3
PSYC 2302 Applied Psychology (3)
++General Elective 3-5
Minimum Hours Required 60-67

+Humanities/Fine Arts Elective - must be selected from the DCCCD Core Curriculum for Humanities/Fine Arts.

++General Elective - must be selected from the DCCCD Core Curriculum.
(Course taken to meet the +Humanities/Fine Arts Elective cannot be used to meet this requirement.)

+++Specialty Elective - must be selected from the following:

ARTC 1317 Design Communication I 3
ARTV 1345 3-D Modeling and Rendering I 3
ARTV 2341 Advanced Digital Video 3
ARTC 1353 Computer Illustration 3
IMED 1345 Interactive Digital Media I 3
IMED 2345 Interactive Digital Media II 3
IMED 2349 Internet Communications 3
ITSE 1311 Beginning Web Programming 3

++++Technical Elective - must be selected from the following:
(If a course has been taken for the Specialty Elective, it cannot be repeated for the Technical Elective.)

ARTC 1310 Design Concepts 3
ARTC 1313 Digital Publishing I 3
ARTC 1353 Computer Illustration 3
ARTV 1341 3-D Animation I 3
ARTV 2301 2-D Animation I 3
ARTV 2335 Portfolio Development for Animation 3
ARTV 2345 3-D Modeling and Rendering II 3
ARTV 1345 3-D Modeling and Rendering I 3
GAME 1304 Level Design 3
IMED 1191 Special Topics in Educational/Instructional Media Design AND 1
IMED 1291 Special Topics in Educational/Instructional Media Design 2
IMED 1391 Special Topics in Educational/Instructional Media Design 3
IMED 2349 Internet Communications 3
IMED 2351 Digital Media Programming 3
INEW 2334 Advanced Web Programming 3
ITSC 1429 Fundamentals of Solaris Operating Environment 4
ITSE 1402 Computer Programming 4
ITSE 1429 Programming Logic and Design 4
ITSW 1307 Introduction to Database 3

**Other science classes may be substituted for ECOL 1305.

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.

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