2016 - 2017 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

Program: Digital Media Technology
Degree Plan: Multimedia Certificate

This degree plan includes updates that were added after it was originally published on June 11, 2016.
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(Level I Certificate)

Eastfield only

  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet 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: C1.DIG.MED.MULT.17

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 standard multimedia techniques.



ARTC 1305 Basic Graphic Design 3
ARTV 2301 2-D Animation I 3
ARTC 1353 Computer Illustration 3
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging I 3
ARTV 1351 Digital Video 3


PHTC 1300 Photo Digital Imaging I 3
ARTC 1327 Typography 3
ARTC 1359 Visual Design for New Media 3
ARTC 1391 Special Topics in Graphic Design, Commercial Art and Illustration 3
ARTC 2388 Internship - Commercial and Advertising Art 3
Minimum Hours Required 30

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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