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Course Number: IMED 1191 (1 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Special Topics in Educational/Instructional Media Design

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and attitudes or behaviors pertinent to multimedia technology or occupations in the field. Focus is on concepts relevant to the professional development of the student. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (1 Lec.)


Course Number: IMED 1291 (2 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): CVC, RLC

Course Title: Special Topics in Educational/Instructional Media Design

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and attitudes or behaviors pertinent to multimedia technology or occupations in the field. Focus is on concepts relevant to the professional development of the student. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 1301 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, ECC, MVC, RLC

Course Title: Introduction to Digital Media

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: A survey of the theories, elements, and hardware/software components of digital media. Emphasis on conceptualizing and producing digital media presentations. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 1316 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, ECC, MVC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Web Design I

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Instruction in web design and related graphic design issues including mark-up languages, web sites, and browsers. This course is cross-listed as IMED 1416. The student may register for either IMED 1316 or IMED 1416 but may receive credit for only one of the two. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 1345 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, ECC, RLC

Course Title: Interactive Digital Media I

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Exploration of the use of graphics and sound to create interactive digital media applications and/or animations using industry standard authoring software. This course is cross-listed as IMED 1445. The student may register for either IMED 1345 or IMED 1445 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 1359 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): CVC, MVC, RLC

Course Title: Writing for Digital Media

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: ENGL 1301.
Course Description: Written communication for digital media environments including professional websites or other digital content. (2 Lec., 2 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 1380 (3 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): MVC

Course Title: Cooperative Education-Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. (1 Lec., 20 Ext.)


Course Number: IMED 1391 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): RLC

Course Title: Special Topics in Educational/Instructional Media Design

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledge, and attitudes or behaviors pertinent to multimedia technology or occupations in the field. Focus is on concepts relevant to the professional development of the student. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 1416 (4 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC

Course Title: Web Design I

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Instruction in web design and related graphic design issues including mark-up languages, web sites, and browsers. This course is cross-listed as IMED 1316. The student may register for either IMED 1316 or IMED 1416 but may receive credit for only one of the two. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 1445 (4 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): CVC, EFC, MVC

Course Title: Interactive Digital Media I

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Exploration of the use of graphics and sound to create interactive multimedia applications and/or animations using industry standard authoring software. This course is cross-listed as IMED 1345. The student may register for either IMED 1345 or IMED 1445 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 1491 (4 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, ECC, MVC

Course Title: Special Topics in Educational/Instructional Media Design

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Topics address recently identified current events, skills, knowledges, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (3 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2309 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, NLC, RLC

Course Title: Internet Commerce

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: An overview of the Internet as a marketing and sales tool with emphasis on developing a prototype for electronic commerce. This course is cross-listed as IMED 2409. The student may register for either IMED 2309 or IMED 2409 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2311 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): ECC, RLC

Course Title: Portfolio Development

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Preparation and enhancement of portfolio to meet professional standards, development of presentation skills, and improvement of job-seeking techniques. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2313 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, ECC, RLC

Course Title: Project Analysis and Design

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: Completion of two semesters of multimedia coursework.
Course Description: Application of the planning and production processes for digital media projects. Emphasis on copyright and other legal issues, content design and production management. This course is cross-listed as IMED 2413. The student may register for either IMED 2313 or IMED 2413 but may receive credit for only one of the two. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2315 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, MVC, RLC

Course Title: Web Design II

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: IMED 1316 or IMED 1416.
Course Description: A study of mark-up language advanced layout techniques for creating web pages. Emphasis on identifying the target audience and producing web sites according to accessibility standards, cultural appearance, and legal issues. This course is cross-listed as IMED 2415. The student may register for either IMED 2315 or IMED 2415 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2345 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): RLC

Course Title: Interactive Digital Media II

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: IMED 1345 or instructor approval.
Course Description: Instruction in the use of scripting languages to create interactive digital media applications. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2349 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): ECC, MVC, RLC

Course Title: Internet Server Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Web server software installation, configuration, and maintenance. Includes scripting, and website. This course is cross-listed as IMED 2449. The student may register for either IMED 2349 or IMED 2449 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2351 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): RLC

Course Title: Digital Media Programming

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: IMED 1316 or IMED 1416.
Course Description: Advanced topics in digital media programming including custom scripts for data tracking. Emphasis on developing digital media programs customized to the client''s needs. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2388 (3 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): RLC

Course Title: Internship - Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: Completion of the Level I Multimedia Certificate.
Course Description: An experience external to the college for an advanced student in the field of interactive media. The internship involves a written agreement between the educational institution and a business or industry. Mentored and supervised by a workplace employee, the student achieves objectives that are developed and documented by the college and that are directly related to specific occupational outcomes. This may be a paid or unpaid experience. (15 Ext.)


Course Number: IMED 2409 (4 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, MVC

Course Title: Internet Commerce

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: An overview of the Internet as a marketing and sales tool with emphasis on developing a prototype for electronic commerce. This course is cross-listed as IMED 2309. The student may register for either IMED 2309 or IMED 2409 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2413 (4 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year on any campus of Dallas College.

Course Title: Project Analysis and Design

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Application of the planning and production processes for digital media projects. Emphasis on copyright and other legal issues, content design and production management. This course is cross-listed as IMED 2313. The student may register for either IMED 2313 or IMED 2413 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2415 (4 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, EFC, ECC, MVC, NLC

Course Title: Web Design II

This is a WECM Course Number.
Prerequisite Recommended: IMED 1316 or IMED 1416.
Course Description: Mark-up language and advanced layout techniques for creating web pages. Emphasis on identifying the target audience and producing web sites according to accessibility standards, cultural appearance, and legal issues. This course is cross-listed as IMED 2315. The student may register for either IMED 2315 or IMED 2415 but may receive credit for only one of the two. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)


Course Number: IMED 2449 (4 Credit Hours)
This course is not currently offered by Richland Campus.
Listed by Campus(es): BHC, CVC, MVC

Course Title: Internet Server Management

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Web server software installation, configuration, and maintenance. Includes scripting, and website. This course is cross-listed as IMED 2349. The student may register for either IMED 2349 or IMED 2449 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (3 Lec., 3 Lab.)



ACGM (Lower-Division Academic Course Guide Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for general academic transfer among community, state, and technical colleges in Texas; and state public four-year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.


WECM (Workforce Education Course Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.