AAS Multimedia and Business Technology
Academic Plan Code
MCCCD Program Detail
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.
The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Multimedia and Business Technology is a discipline that integrates business applications with multiple digital media types including text, graphics, animation, audio and video and then delivers this interactive material electronically. The Associate of Applied Science in Multimedia and Business Technology will help prepare students for technical career opportunities with corporations, organizations, educational institutions, government agencies, entertainment, and advertising industries that require interactive content to support, enhance and/or market their product or service.
The curriculum brings together business concepts and multimedia technology to prepare students for careers such as a Multimedia Producer, Multimedia Scriptwriter, Multimedia Developer, Multimedia Designer, Computer-Based Training or Instructional Designer, Digital Graphic Designer, Webpage Developer, Interface Designer, Video/Audio Specialist, Video Editor or Animator.
Program Prerequisites Credits: 3
|CRE101||College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking (3) OR|
|Equivalent as indicated by assessment|
Required Courses Credits: 40
|ART142||Introduction to Digital Photography||3|
|CIS120DB||Computer Graphics: Adobe Illustrator (3) OR|
|CIS120DF||Adobe Photoshop Level I: Digital Imaging (3) OR|
|CIS120DG||Fireworks: Web Graphics (3)||3|
|CIS120DC||Adobe Flash Level I: Digital Animation||3|
|CIS120DK||Introduction to Digital Video Editing||3|
|CIS105||Survey of Computer Information Systems||3|
|CIS/MMT140||Survey of Multimedia Technology||2|
|MTC/TCM120||Introduction to Sound Design for Film and Video||3|
|MMT216||Multimedia Project Management (3) OR|
|CIS224||Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows (3)||3|
|CIS233DC||Internet Web Development: Dreamweaver||3|
|CIS291||Business Video Projects||3|
|CIS220DK||Advanced Digital Video Production: Premiere||3|
|CIS106AA||Captivate: Video Presentations (1) OR|
|CIS106AB||Camtasia: Video Presentations (1)||1|
|CIS120DL||Digital Video Compositing: After Effects||3|
|CIS220DC||Flash: Advanced Animation and ActionScript||3|
|General Education Requirements||Credits: 22-24|
|First-Year Composition||Credits: 6|
|Any approved general education course in the First-Year Composition Area|
|Oral Communication||Credits: 3|
|Any approved general education course in the Oral Communication Area|
|Critical Reading||Credits: 0|
|Met by CRE101 or equivalent as indicated by assessment in Program Prerequisite area.|
|MAT120||Intermediate Algebra (5) OR|
|MAT121||Intermediate Algebra (4) OR|
|MAT122||Intermediate Algebra (3) OR|
|Satisfactory completion of a higher level mathematics course|
|Humanities and Fine Arts||Credits: 3|
|Any approved general education course in the Humanities and Fine Arts Area|
|Natural Sciences||Credits: 4|
|Any approved general education course from the Natural Sciences Area|
|Social and Behavioral Sciences||Credits: 3|
|SBU200||Society and Business|
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