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Digital Mass Media Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Arts (AAA)
Required number of credits: 60
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2017–2018 Suggested Sequence of Study

 The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

 When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

 Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

◆ General education course
▣ Non-transfer general education course
► Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite.

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Semester 1
ENG-105 Composition I 3 $533.25
MMS-103 Basic Digital Photography 3 $599.75
MMS-105 Audio Production 3 $602.25
MMS-111 Video Production I 3 $672.25
MMS-128 Digital Print Production 3 $558.25
Total Credits 15

Semester 2
MMS-134 Media Writing 3 $533.25
MMS-138 Introduction to Website Dynamics 3 $533.25
MMS-208 Sound for Film and Video -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-213 Video Production II -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-214 Audio Production II -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography -OR- 3 $533.25
Digital Mass Media Elective - All Terms 3
MMS-208 Sound for Film and Video -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-213 Video Production II -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-214 Audio Production II -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography -OR- 3 $533.25
Digital Mass Media Elective - All Terms 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $533.25
Total Credits 15

Semester 3
MMS-117 Social Media for Business 3 $533.25
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- 3 $533.25
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology 3 $533.25
Digital Mass Media Elective -Term 3 -OR- 3
Digital Mass Media Elective - All Terms 3
Digital Mass Media Elective - Term 3 -OR- 3
Digital Mass Media Elective - All Terms 3
Digital Mass Media Elective - Term 3 -OR- 3
Digital Mass Media Elective - All Terms 3
Total Credits 15

Semester 4
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $533.25
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 $533.25
MMS-265 Mass Communications Law 3 $533.25
MMS-901 Portfolio Production 3 $533.25
Digital Mass Media Elective - Term 4 -OR- 3
Digital Mass Media Elective - All Terms 3
Digital Mass Media Elective - Term 4 -OR- 3
Digital Mass Media Elective - All Terms 3
Total Credits 15

Digital Mass Media Electives - Term 3
MMS-124 Survey of Commercial Video 3 $533.25
MMS-300 Cinematography 3 $533.25
MMS-302 Solo Video Journalism 3 $533.25
MMS-320 Recording Studio I 3 $533.25
MMS-330 Motion Graphics for Video 3 $533.25
MMS-410 Film Editing 3 $533.25
MMS-420 Recording Studio II 3 $533.25
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship 1 $177.75
MMS-949 Special Topics 3 $533.25
MUA-120 Applied Piano 1 $557.75
MUA-319 Applied Voice II 1 $557.75
MUS-100 Music Appreciation 3 $533.25
MUS-102 Music Fundamentals 3 $533.25

Digital Mass Media Electives - Term 4
MMS-303 Scriptwriting 3 $533.25
MMS-310 Independent Film Production 3 $533.25
MMS-420 Recording Studio II 3 $533.25
MMS-430 Documentary Film 3 $533.25
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship 1 $177.75
MMS-949 Special Topics 3 $533.25

Digital Mass Media Electives - All Terms
ART-101 Art Appreciation 3 $533.25
COM-140 Introduction to Mass Media 3 $533.25
COM-148 Diversity and the Media 3 $533.25
ENG-221 Creative Writing 3 $533.25
MKT-110 Principles of Marketing 3 $533.25
MKT-140 Principles of Selling 3 $533.25
MKT-142 Consumer Behavior 3 $533.25
MKT-152 Advertising and Visual Merchandising 3 $533.25
MKT-198 Sports Marketing 3 $533.25
PHT-210 Visual Communication 3 $533.25
PHT-242 Audio Visual Presentations 3 $533.25

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Tracking Sheet

2016–2017 [pdf]

Student Success Specialist

Tiffany Dodd
Black Hawk Hall 261
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Program Advisors

Dan Nierling
Black Hawk Hall 157B
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Department Secretary

Communications, Humanities, Education, Social Sciences, and Arts

Deb Hacker
Black Hawk Hall 258
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Communications, Humanities, Education, Social Sciences, and Arts

Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4041
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