Provides students with a strong foundation in design principles and working in the digital arts. Students explore the visual, critical, and practical aspects of working within a digital environment. Study includes 3D modeling/printing, 2D and 3D animation, coding, digital imaging, photography, and video. Course work produced by students may contribute towards the creation of an art portfolio. Note: due to course sequencing this program requires three semesters to complete.
- Curriculum documents
- Digital Media (DME) required courses – from our official academic catalog
- Degree completion checklist (2021-22) • Worksheet to track your progress towards completing this program if you start this year
To plan certificate completion, see the course descriptions in the academic catalog which specify the planned semester(s) in which required classes are to be scheduled.
This is just one way you might complete the Digital Media Certificate Program in 2 semesters over 1 year of full-time study, or 4 semesters over 2 years of part-time study. (Sample course sequences assume that all pre-requisites have been satisfied and the student is prepared for college-level work.) For a detailed list of required courses, optional electives and program information download the Digital Media program description from our official academic catalog.
Sample 1 Year Sequence of Courses Fall Spring
ART 251 or ART 255 or ART 263 or ART 280 or ART 281 (select 4)
Sample 2 Year Sequence of Courses Fall 1 Spring 1 Fall 2 Spring 2
ART 123/ART 131/ART 152
ART 252/ART 282
Student learning outcomes
Seek internships or entry-level employment in a field related to this course of study; continue your education at GCC in the Art/Visual Arts degree program and continue to develop a portfolio of work.