Multimedia consists of designing electronic graphics, interactive programming, dynamic presentations, web pages for the Internet and other communication projects. Students will learn to present information in its most creative and stimulating forms integrating design, video, audio, animation and 3D design technologies. Multimedia skills, as a merging, evolving and exciting industry, are currently in demand in almost every field of business.
 
Course Outline
 
Required Courses
(13 Courses)
(Choose either MMDT 1021 or CST 1021)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
AVT 1113 Audio for Multimedia
MMDT 1002 Graphic Visualization
MMDT 1008 Introduction to Computer Graphics
MMDT 1010 Typography and Color Theory
MMDT 1015 Digital Video Production
MMDT 1021 HTML and the Web
MMDT 1051 Image Editing
MMDT 1088 Basic Digital Photography
MMDT 1112 Animation for Web Design I
MMDT 1114 Animation for Web Design II
MMDT 1142 Interface Design
MMDT 1152 Business of Multimedia
MMDT 1180 Multimedia Portfolio
Total Credits: 39  
 
Elective Courses
(select 5 credits from the courses below)
Choose either CST or MMDT course prefix for the following courses: 1001, 1144
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
CST 1001 Solving Computer Problems
CST 1144 Multimedia and the Web
MMDT 1001 Solving Computer Problems
MMDT 1041 Information Illustration
MMDT 1048 3D Computer Animation
MMDT 1057 Electronic Publishing
MMDT 1102 Image Visualization
MMDT 1135 Internship 1-3*
MMDT 1136 Advanced Digital Video
MMDT 1144 Multimedia and the Web
MMDT 2950 Special Topics 1-3*
Total Credits: 5  
 
General Studies Applied Required Courses
(1 Course)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
GSWS 1401 Employment Preparation
Total Credits: 1  
 
Goal Area 1: Communications
Choose one ENGL class and one CMST class
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 6  
 
General Education Required Courses
(1 Course)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
ART 230 Two Dimensional Design
Total Credits: 3  
 
General Education Elective Courses
General Education courses will be selected from at least 3 of the 10 goal areas of the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum. Courses can be taken from any of the 10 goal areas.
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 6  
 
Total AAS Degree Credits: 60  

*Credits for this course are variable. See your Advisor about this course.