The Digital Media program is designed for individuals wanting to obtain, entry level positions or further existing skills. Students entering the program must have the following skills:
Basic Computer Skills
Basic Web browsing skills
Basic Software skills (open and close programs, saving files, etc...)
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Illustrator
- Adobe Flash
- Adobe InDesign
- Adobe Dreamweaver
- HTML, CSS, XML
- JQuery, Widgets
- And More!!
Digital Media is a blend of: Art, Music, Design, Video and Scripting all wrapped up in one while using technical and communication skills to deliver the content in a digital format.
This program prepares students for a creative career in areas such as:
- Graphic Design
- Web Design
- Instructional Design
- Interactive Media
- Mobile Application Design
- Social Media Design
- Digital Media Video Editing
The Associate of Applied Science degree is recommended for students who wish to eventually pursue a bachelor’s degree or a management position in the industry. The academic courses included in the AAS degree will transfer to four-year institutions and provide a broad training for today’s workforce.
Occupational profiles indicate 25.70% growth for Web Developers by the year 2022 in the Alamo Region. Estimated average hourly wage is *$29.16 in the Alamo Region. (Source: SOCRATES-Occupational Profiles-Alamo Region) *Note: Variations should be expected.
The following titles are examples of careers associated with this program but not limited to:
- Front End Web Developer
- eLearning Specialist
- Multimedia Specialist
- Social Media Designer
- Web Application Designer
- Marketing Specialist
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IMED 1316 - Web Design I
IMED 1401 - Introduction to Digital Media
IMED 1359 - Writing for Digital Media
IMED 1345 - Interactive Digital Media I
IMED 2315 - Web Design II
IMED 1341 - Interface Design
IMED 2315 - Digital Media Programming
IMED 2401 - Instructional Design
IMED 2311 - Portfolio Development
IMED 2166 - Practicum
IKNEW 2434 - Advanced Web Programming
MRKG 2312 - e-Commerce Marketing
IMED2309 - Internet Commerce
RTVB 1301 - Introduction to Mass Communication
Faculty and Staff