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
(15 Courses)
Course Title Credits
AVT 1113 Audio for Multimedia
CMST 121 Introduction to Communication
ENGL 121 College Composition I - Critical Reading & Writing
GSWS 1401 Employment Preparation
MMDT 1002 Graphic Visualization
MMDT 1004 Introduction to Typography
MMDT 1006 Color Theory
MMDT 1008 Introduction to Computer Graphics
MMDT 1021 HTML and CSS
MMDT 1051 Image Editing
MMDT 1058 Interactivity Design & Animation
MMDT 1112 Animation for Web Design
MMDT 1142 Interface Design
MMDT 1152 Business of Multimedia
MMDT 1180 Multimedia Portfolio
Total Credits: 37  
Note there is a data error. The credits listed in this section total 39 while the section is listed as having 37 credits.
Elective Courses
(select 3 credits from the courses below)
Course Title Credits
MMDT 1114 Animation for Web Design II
MMDT 1158 Authoring Interactivity
Total Credits: 3  
Elective Courses
(select 9 credits from the courses below)
Course Title Credits
MMDT 1001 Solving Computer Problems
MMDT 1015 Digital Video Production
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 1148 Advanced 3D Animation Design
MMDT 1149 3D Design Studies
MMDT 1150 Independent Studies 1-3*
MMDT 1159 Problems in Programming
Total Credits: 9  
Elective Courses
(select 2 credits from the courses below)
Course Title Credits
GSCI 1302 Introduction to Computers
MMDT 1001 Solving Computer Problems
Total Credits: 2  
Minnesota Transfer Curriculum
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 14  
Total AAS Degree Credits: 65  

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