Visual Communications

A photo of Visual Communication students in the control room.
The Visual Communication program will prepare students for entry level opportunities in the fields of the Arts, AV Tech & Communications or the Information Technology Career Clusters in a variety of positions including for example, AV designer or engineer, broadcast technician, or interactive multimedia development. Students in the Visual Communication program will obtain hands-on experience in a variety of areas including digital art and design, digital video production and marketing along with a practicum to complete the advanced certificate.
 

Visual Communication Advanced Certificate (COM.CERT.VIS)

Semester 1 Credits
ART 111 Two-Dimensional Design 3
ART 130 Computer Art I 3
ART 140 Photography I Digital 3
COM 201 Introduction to Digital Video Production 3
COM 105 Mass Communication 3
Semester 2
COM 209 Writing Across the Media 3
COM 220 Digital and Social Media Marketing 3
ART 251 Graphic Design I 3
BUS 211 Principles of Advertising 3
Semester 3
COM 206 Practicum in Media 3
Total Hours: 30

 

Visual Communication Basic Certificate (COM.BASIC.VIS)

Semester 1 Credits
ART 111 Two-Dimensional Design 3
ART 130 Computer Art I 3
ART 140 Photography I Digital 3
Semester 2
COM 209 Writing Across the Media 3
COM 220 Digital and Social Media Marketing 3
ART 251 Graphic Design I 3
Total Hours: 18