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Degree Plans - Multimedia Technology - Multimedia Developer Level II Certificate (Archived)

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(Level II Certificate)

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: C2.MULT.DEVEL.II.03

The Multimedia Developer Certificate programs train students in the development of interactive animation and training applications for corporations, educational institutions, government organizations and publishers. Students develop multimedia pieces for CD-ROM and Internet/Intranet delivery using the leading tools for web-based multimedia and e-learning. This degree provides an external learning experience.



IMED 1301 Introduction to Digital Media OR 3
GAME 1303 Introduction to Game Design and Development (3)
ARTV 1303 Basic Animation 3
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging I OR (3)
ARTS 2348 Digital Art I 3
+General Education Requirement 3-4


IMED 1316 Web Design I 3
IMED 1345 Interactive Digital Media I 3
ARTV 1351 Digital Video OR 3
++Technical Elective (3-4)
+General Education Requirement 3-4


IMED 2409 Internet Commerce OR 4
BUSI 1301 Introduction to Business (3)
IMED 2313 Project Analysis and Design 3
IMED 2345 Interactive Digital Media II 3
COSC 1436 Programming Fundamentals I 4


IMED 2351 Digital Media Programming OR 3
ITSE 2313 Web Authoring (3)
IMED 2311 Portfolio Development 3
+++General Elective 3-5
IMED 2388 Internship - Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia OR 3
++Technical Elective (3-4)
Minimum Hours Required 49-56

+General Education Requirement - students must take two of the following courses, but no more than one MATH course:

ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication OR 3
SPCH 1315 Fundamentals of Public Speaking (3)
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
MATH 1324 Mathematics for Business and Economics 3
MATH 1332 College Mathematics I 3
MATH 1333 College Mathematics II 3
MATH 2342 Introductory Statistics 3
MATH 1414 College Algebra 4
MATH 2412 Precalculus Mathematics or higher level 4

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

ARTC 1353 Computer Illustration 3
ARTC 2305 Digital Imaging II 3
ARTV 1345 3-D Modeling and Rendering I 3
COSC 1437 Programming Fundamentals II 4
COSC 2436 Programming Fundamentals III 4
GAME 1353 Multi-User Game Programming I 3
GAME 1343 Game and Simulation Programming I OR 3
GAME 1443 Game and Simulation Programming I (4)
GAME 1304 Level Design 3
IMED 1391 Special Topics in Education/Instructional Media Design 3
IMED 2315 Web Design II 3
IMED 2415 Web Design II 4
IMED 2349 Internet Communications 3
INEW 2334 Advanced Web Programming 3
ITSE 1311 Beginning Web Programming 3
ITSE 1402 Computer Programming 4
ITSC 1429 Fundamentals of Solaris Operating Environment 4
ITSW 1307 Introduction to Database 3

+++General Elective - must be selected from the DCCCD Core Curriculum.
(Course taken to meet the +General Education Requirement cannot be used to meet this requirement).

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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