Digital Media

Contact Us

Mohler Campus

Brian Parker
Instructor
253.680.7746
bparker@bates.ctc.edu

Bob Traufler
Career Advisor
253.680.7006
btraufler@bates.ctc.edu

Location Central/Mohler Campus

Hours Mon- Fri, 7:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Digital Media student

Digital media is a key component in film, television, video and website production, and encompasses a variety of projects, from filming and editing to digital animation and computer games. The constant implementation of new technology makes this a fast-moving field, a good fit for the student who seeks a career in a visual medium with leading-edge technology.

Instruction includes production and editing software and the opportunity to achieve practical experience working on a variety of studio projects. Employment opportunities for digital media professionals include work as creative services editors, video editors and graphics editors for production studios, film companies, web design companies, advertising and multimedia companies.

The program also provides extended learning opportunities for persons previously or currently employed in the industry.

Program Length: Six Quarters (approximate)

Associate of Applied Science: 106 Credits

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS CREDITS
100+ Level Human Relations 5
100+ Level Communications 5
100+ Level Mathematics

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REQUIRED COURSEWORK CREDITS
DIGIT 102 Image Editing
DIGIT 103 Graphic Generation I
DIGIT 105 Digital Imaging
DIGIT 121 Production Process I
DIGIT 126 Production Process II
DIGIT 127 Production Process III
DIGIT 130 Production Editing I
DIGIT 131 Production Editing II
DIGIT 132 Digital Media - Video
DIGIT 141 Compositing I
DIGIT 142 Compositing II
DIGIT 143 Digital Media - Animation
DIGIT 145 Digital Media - Audio
DIGIT 210 Pre-production Project I
DIGIT 211 Production Process Project I
DIGIT 212 Post-production Project I
DIGIT 220 Pre-production Project II
DIGIT 221 Production Process Project II
DIGIT 222 Post-production Project II
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Certificate of Competency: 76 Credits 

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS CREDITS
90+ Level Human Relations
90+ Level Communications
90+ Level Mathematics
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REQUIRED COURSEWORK CREDIT
DIGIT 102 Image Editing 
DIGIT 103 Graphic Generation I 
DIGIT 105 Digital Imaging 
DIGIT 121 Production Process I 
DIGIT 126 Production Process II 
DIGIT 127 Production Process III 
DIGIT 130 Production Editing I 
DIGIT 131 Production Editing II 
DIGIT 132 Digital Media - Video 
DIGIT 141 Compositing I 
DIGIT 142 Compositing II 
DIGIT 143 Digital Media - Animation 
DIGIT 145 Digital Media - Audio 
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Certificate of Training: 15 Credits

VIDEO PRODUCTION

REQUIRED COURSEWORK CREDITS
DIGIT 121 Production Process I
DIGIT 126 Production Process II
DIGIT 127 Production Process III
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Certificate of Training: 11 Credits

EDITING

REQUIRED COURSEWORK CREDITS
DIGIT 130 Non-linear Editing
DIGIT 131 Editing Process
DIGIT 132 Digital Media - Video
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Certificate of Training: 15 Credits

MOTION GRAPHICS

REQUIRED COURSEWORK CREDITS
DIGIT 102 Image Editing
DIGIT 103 Graphic Generation I
DIGIT 105 Digital Imaging
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