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2016-2017 Catalog


Code: F_CER_FMMT

Campus: Boulder County Campus, Larimer Campus, and Westminster Campus

Fundamentals in Multimedia Technology

This certificate prepares students with fundamental skills in Multimedia Technology fields. Students are advised to pursue additional financial aid eligible awards available in the MGD program to enhance skills and industry preparedness. Certificates and/or AAS degrees can be completed in Digital Animation, Graphic Design, Video Production and Editing, and Web Design and can be achieved in just 2-3 additional semesters.

Requirements

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
MGD 111Adobe Photoshop I

3

MGD 112Adobe Illustrator I

3

MGD 117Introduction to Visual Communications

3

Total Credit Hours:9

Electives

Select two courses (6 credits) from the electives listed in ONE of the following areas of study: Graphic Design, Web Design or Video Editing/Digital Animation to complete the Fundamentals in Multimedia Technology certificate requirements.

Graphic Design

Select two courses (6 credits) from below:

Course NumberTitleCredits
MGD 114Adobe InDesign

3

MGD 116Typography I

3

MGD 133Graphic Design I

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Web Design

Course NumberTitleCredits
MGD 141Web Design I

3

MGD 143Motion Graphic Design I (Software)

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Video Editing/Digital Animation

Course NumberTitleCredits
MGD 164Digital Video Editing I

3

MGD 165After Effects I

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Total Credit Hours: 15