Program Overview

The certificate or Associate degree in Multimedia Technology prepares students for a variety of positions in the multimedia field and for transfer into advanced specialized Multimedia degrees. Students develop skills to integrate (audio, video, graphics, and text) to create and publish business, entertainment and educational information. After acquiring skills students may pursue entry level opportunities to work in the multimedia field or they may choose to continue with advanced or specialized training.

Business (AS) Requirements

Required Core Business Courses Units
ACTG 100 Accounting Procedures 3 units
ACTG 121 Financial Accounting 4 units
BUS. 103 Introduction to Business Information Systems 3 units
BUS. 201 Business Law 3 units
BUS. 401 Business Communications 3 units
ECON 100 Principles of Macro Economics 3 units
ECON 111 The Economy Today 3 units
Required Courses for the Major Units
BCM. 400 Internet I units
BCM. 403 HTML & Web Authoring Applications I 1.5 units
BCM. 404 HTML & Web Authoring Applications II 1.5 units
BCM. 410 Photoshop Essentials units
BCM. 411 Photoshop Portfolio units
BCM. 412 Flash I units
COMP 412 Flash I units
BCM. 413 Flash II units
COMP 413 Flash II units
Plus a minimum of 5.5 units from the following: Units
ART 214 Color 3 units
ART 301 Design 3 units
BCM. 222 Business Presentations I: PowerPoint 1 unit
BCM. 223 Business Presentations II: PowerPoint 1 unit
BCM. 301 Maximizing Your Employment Potential 1.5 units
BCM. 214 Word Processing I: Word 1 unit
BCM. 215 Word Processing II: Word 2 units
BCM. 417 Adobe Illustrator Essentials units
Plus General Education and other requirements for the Associate degree (refer to Associate Degree Requirements).
Total Required Major Units: 37 - 38

And required General Education coursework and electives as needed to meet the minimum 60 units required for the Associate degree.

Please refer to the AA/AS Degree Requirements for more information.