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Degree Plans - Multimedia Technology - Internet Communications 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.INTER.II.03

The Internet Communications Certificate programs teach the design and development of web sites for corporate, commercial and educational uses. Special emphasis is placed on incorporating multimedia elements to develop dynamic web sites. In addition to learning advanced HTML and page layout techniques, students learn basic client-side scripting. Classes also address networks, security, and legal issues as they relate to the Internet.



IMED 1301 Introduction to Digital Media 3
IMED 1316 Web Design I 3
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging I 3
+General Education Requirement 3-4


ARTC 1317 Design Communication I 3
IMED 2409 Internet Commerce OR 4
BUSI 1301 Introduction to Business (3)
IMED 2315 Web Design II 3
ITSE 1311 Beginning Web Programming 3


ARTV 1351 Digital Video OR 3
ARTV 1303 Basic Animation (3)
IMED 2313 Project Analysis and Design 3
INEW 2334 Advanced Web Page Programming OR 3
IMED 2349 Internet Communications (3)
+General Education Requirement 3-4


IMED 2351 Digital Media Programming OR 3
ITSE 2313 Web Authoring (3)
IMED 2311 Portfolio Development 3
++Technical Elective 3-4
IMED 2388 Internship - Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia OR 3
++Technical Elective (3-4)
Minimum Hours Required 48-53

+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
ARTV 2301 2-D Animation I 3
ARTV 2330 2-D Animation II 3
ARTV 2341 Advanced Digital Video 3
GAME 1303 Introduction to Game Design and Development 3
GAME 1304 Level Design 3
IMED 1341 Interface Design 3
IMED 1391 Special Topics in Educational/Instructional Media Design 3
IMED 1345 Interactive Digital Media I 3
IMED 2345 Interactive Digital Media II 3
ITSC 1429 Fundamentals of Solaris Operating Environment (SA) 4
ITSE 1391 Special Topics in Computer Programming 3
ITSE 1402 Computer Programming 4
ITSE 1407 Introduction to C++ Programming 4
ITSE 2302 Intermediate Web Programming 3
ITSE 2402 Intermediate Web Programming 4

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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