Digital Mass Media Courses

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

2018–2019 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.
Course meets 100% online.
Course meets face-to-face after 5:00pm.

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Semester 1
ENG-105 Composition I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 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-213 Video Production II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-208 Sound for Film and Video Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-214 Audio Production II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-302 Solo Video Journalism Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
MMS-214 Audio Production II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
Total Credits 15

Semester 3
MMS-117 Social Media for Business 3 $533.25
MMS-124 Survey of Commercial Video Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
MMS-300 Cinematography Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-330 Motion Graphics for Video Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-410 Film Editing Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
MMS-320 Recording Studio I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 1 $177.75
MMS-949 Special Topics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
ENG-235 Playwriting and Screenwriting 3 General education course $533.25
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $533.25
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
Total Credits 15

Semester 4
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $533.25
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $533.25
MMS-265 Mass Communications Law 3 $533.25
MMS-310 Independent Film Production Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-420 Recording Studio II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-430 Documentary Film Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 1 $177.75
MMS-949 Special Topics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
MMS-310 Independent Film Production Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-420 Recording Studio II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-430 Documentary Film Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 $533.25
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 1 $177.75
MMS-949 Special Topics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $533.25
MMS-901 Portfolio Production 3 $533.25
Total Credits 15

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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