Digital Mass Media

Digital Mass Media

The Digital Mass Media program provides students with an in-depth knowledge of the digital media industry and the entry-level skills to enter into a variety of jobs within mass media and production communication fields. This program is for students who want to be on the cutting edge of digital media technology and are interested in creating and delivering multimedia content.

Through hands-on experience, students learn the skills to shoot digital video and still photos, record digital audio, and customize images, videos, podcasts, and social media. They will learn to plan, create, and manage digital content. They will also learn to craft stories and messages, record music for production, and broadcast over a variety of media including the Internet, social media, and television. Additionally, instruction will include desktop publishing, ethics and media law, media writing, marketing, and how technology and media affect society.

Transfer Information

Many four-year colleges and universities accept a limited number of transfer and elective credits. For more information, contact a program advisor.

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Deb Hacker
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4007
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Program Advisor

Dan Nierling
Black Hawk Hall 157B
319-296-2329 ext.1764
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Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258B
319-296-4041
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