Digital Mass Media Courses

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

2019–2020 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 Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Semester 1
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- O E 3 $586.50
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3 $586.50
MMS-103 Basic Digital Photography 3 $615.50
MMS-105 Audio Production 3 $686.50
MMS-111 Video Production I 3 $766.50
MMS-128 Digital Print Production 3 $586.50
Total Credits 15

Semester 2
MMS-134 Media Writing 3 $586.50
MMS-214 Audio Production II -OR- 3 $586.50
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography 3 $586.50
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3 $586.50
Term 2 Elective 3
Term 2 Elective 3
Total Credits 15

Semester 3
MMS-117 Social Media for Business 3 $586.50
MMS-124 Survey of Commercial Video -OR- 3 $586.50
MMS-320 Recording Studio I 3 $586.50
MMS-265 Mass Communications Law 3 $586.50
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $586.50
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- O E 3 $586.50
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology O E 3 $586.50
Term 3 Elective 3
Total Credits 15

Semester 4
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $586.50
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts O E 3 $586.50
MMS-310 Independent Film Production -OR- 3 $586.50
MMS-420 Recording Studio II 3 $586.50
MMS-901 Portfolio Production 3 $586.50
Term 4 Elective 3
Term 4 Elective 3
Total Credits 15

Electives — Semester 2
MMS-208 Sound for Film and Video 3 $586.50
MMS-213 Video Production II 3 $636.50
MMS-214 Audio Production II 3 $586.50
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography 3 $586.50
MMS-302 Solo Video Journalism 3 $586.50
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship 1 $195.50
MMS-949 Special Topics 1 $195.50

Electives — Semester 3
MMS-124 Survey of Commercial Video 3 $586.50
MMS-300 Cinematography 3 $586.50
MMS-320 Recording Studio I 3 $586.50
MMS-320 Recording Studio I 3 $586.50
MMS-340 Live Sound Production 3 $586.50
MMS-430 Documentary Film 3 $586.50
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship 1 $195.50
MMS-949 Special Topics 1 $195.50

Electives — Semester 4
MMS-208 Sound for Film and Video 3 $586.50
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography 3 $586.50
MMS-302 Solo Video Journalism 3 $586.50
MMS-310 Independent Film Production 3 $586.50
MMS-321 Electronic Studio Production 3 $586.50
MMS-331 Motion Graphics II 3 $586.50
MMS-420 Recording Studio II 3 $586.50
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship 1 $195.50
MMS-949 Special Topics 1 $195.50

Course Cost Calculation

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

The course cost calculation does not include:

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