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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 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
MMS-103 Basic Digital Photography 3
MMS-105 Audio Production 3
MMS-111 Video Production I 3
MMS-128 Digital Print Production 3
Total Credits 15

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

Semester 3
MMS-117 Social Media for Business 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology 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
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
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts 3
MMS-265 Mass Communications Law 3
MMS-901 Portfolio Production 3
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
MMS-300 Cinematography 3
MMS-302 Solo Video Journalism 3
MMS-320 Recording Studio I 3
MMS-330 Motion Graphics for Video 3
MMS-410 Film Editing 3
MMS-420 Recording Studio II 3
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship 1
MMS-949 Special Topics 3
MUA-120 Applied Piano 1
MUA-319 Applied Voice II 1
MUS-100 Music Appreciation 3
MUS-102 Music Fundamentals 3

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

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

Student Success Specialist

Tiffany Dodd
Black Hawk Hall 261
319-296-2329 ext.1060
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Program Advisors

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

Deb Hacker
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4007
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Communications, Humanities, Education, Social Sciences, and Arts

Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4041
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