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Digital Mass Media Courses

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

2020–2021 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

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 $603.00
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3 $603.00
MMS-103 Basic Digital Photography 3 $632.00
MMS-105 Audio Production 3 $703.00
MMS-111 Video Production I 3 $783.00
MMS-128 Digital Print Production 3 $603.00
Total Credits 15

Semester 2
MMS-134 Media Writing 3 $603.00
MMS-213 Video Production II -OR- 3 $653.00
MMS-214 Audio Production II 3 $603.00
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3 $603.00
Term 2 Elective 3
Term 2 Elective 3
Total Credits 15

Semester 3
MMS-117 Social Media for Business 3 $603.00
MMS-124 Survey of Commercial Video -OR- 3 $603.00
MMS-320 Recording Studio I 3 $603.00
MMS-265 Mass Communications Law 3 $603.00
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $603.00
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- O E 3 $603.00
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology O E 3 $603.00
Term 3 Elective 3
Total Credits 15

Semester 4
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $603.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts O E 3 $603.00
MMS-310 Independent Film Production -OR- 3 $603.00
MMS-420 Recording Studio II 3 $603.00
MMS-901 Portfolio Production 3 $603.00
Term 4 Elective 3
Term 4 Elective 3
Total Credits 15

Electives — Semester 2
MMS-208 Sound for Film and Video 3 $603.00
MMS-213 Video Production II 3 $653.00
MMS-214 Audio Production II 3 $603.00
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography 3 $603.00
MMS-302 Solo Video Journalism 3 $603.00
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship 1 $201.00
MMS-949 Special Topics 1 $201.00

Electives — Semester 3
MMS-124 Survey of Commercial Video 3 $603.00
MMS-300 Cinematography 3 $603.00
MMS-320 Recording Studio I 3 $603.00
MMS-330 Motion Graphics for Video 3 $603.00
MMS-340 Live Sound Production 3 $603.00
MMS-430 Documentary Film 3 $603.00
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship 1 $201.00
MMS-949 Special Topics 1 $201.00

Electives — Semester 4
MMS-208 Sound for Film and Video 3 $603.00
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography 3 $603.00
MMS-302 Solo Video Journalism 3 $603.00
MMS-310 Independent Film Production 3 $603.00
MMS-321 Electronic Studio Production 3 $603.00
MMS-331 Motion Graphics II 3 $603.00
MMS-420 Recording Studio II 3 $603.00
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship 1 $201.00
MMS-949 Special Topics 1 $201.00

Course Cost Calculation

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

Course calculations are based on 2020–2021 tuition and fees and course fees.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Student Success Specialist

Cody Chesmore
Black Hawk Hall 147B
319-296-2329 ext.1223
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Program Advisors

Dan Nierling
Black Hawk Hall 157B
319-296-2329 ext.1764
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Jon Chamberlain
Black Hawk Hall 128
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Communications, Humanities, Education, Social Sciences, and Arts

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Black Hawk Hall 258
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Arts and Sciences

Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4041
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