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Program: Digital Media Technology
Degree Plan: Multimedia Graphic Designer Certificate

(Level 1 Certificate)

Eastfield campus only

Effective 9-1-2021 (Fall 2021), deactivation of this award is pending SACSCOC approval.

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: C1.DIG.MED.GRAPH

This program provides students with entry-level multimedia skills. Students use state of the art computer software and hardware to professionally design images for web based and digital publications. The core of this certificate is developing industry standards with specialization in multimedia techniques.

Course Course Title Credit Hours
ARTC 1305 Basic Graphic Design 3
ARTV 2301 2-D Animation 1 3
ARTC 1353 Computer Illustration 3
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging 1
ARTV 1351 Digital Video 3
Semester Total 15
Course Course Title Credit Hours
PHTC 1300 Photo Digital Imaging 1 3
ARTC 1327 Typography 3
ARTC 1359 Visual Design for New Media 3
ARTC 2388 Internship - Commercial and Advertising Art 3
Semester Total 12
Minimum Hours Required 27


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.