Digital Mass Media Courses

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

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

Semester 1
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 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-213 Video Production II -OR- 3
MMS-208 Sound for Film and Video -OR- 3
MMS-214 Audio Production II -OR- 3
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography -OR- 3
MMS-302 Solo Video Journalism 3
MMS-214 Audio Production II -OR- 3
MMS-233 Intermediate Digital Photography 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
Total Credits 15

Semester 3
MMS-117 Social Media for Business 3
MMS-124 Survey of Commercial Video 3
MMS-300 Cinematography -OR- 3
MMS-330 Motion Graphics for Video -OR- 3
MMS-410 Film Editing 3
MMS-320 Recording Studio I -OR- 3
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship -OR- 1
MMS-949 Special Topics -OR- 3
ENG-235 Playwriting and Screenwriting 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
Total Credits 15

Semester 4
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
MMS-265 Mass Communications Law 3
MMS-310 Independent Film Production -OR- 3
MMS-420 Recording Studio II -OR- 3
MMS-430 Documentary Film -OR- 3
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship -OR- 1
MMS-949 Special Topics 3
MMS-310 Independent Film Production -OR- 3
MMS-420 Recording Studio II -OR- 3
MMS-430 Documentary Film -OR- 3
MMS-905 Digital Mass Media Internship -OR- 1
MMS-949 Special Topics 3
MMS-901 Portfolio Production 3
Total Credits 15

Student Success Specialist

Val Peterson
Black Hawk Hall 261
319-296-2329 ext.1083
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Program Advisors

Dan Nierling
Black Hawk Hall 157B
319-296-2329 ext.1764
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Eric Braley
Black Hawk Hall 128
319-296-2329 ext.1120
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Administrative Assistant

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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