Multimedia DesignComputer & Business
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Students will work with a broad range of media tools including Adobe digital design software and industry level studio equipment to produce conceptual, technical, and professional presentations of their brand. Students will understand freelance design and how to market their products and services through their own professional website. Students will gain industry knowledge and achieve industry level Adobe certifications.
The one year program is filled with hands-on projects that will provide the essential skills in working in a broad range of media and design studio environments in order to prepare students to enter the workforce as digital media artists.
SOC: 27.1024 – Graphic Designers
PROGRAM NAME & LENGTH
Program Title: Multimedia Design Technology
Program Level: Certificate
Program Length: 17 months
- Artists and Related Workers
- Commercial and Industrial Designers
- Fashion Designers
- Floral Designers
- Interior Designers
- Computer Software Engineers and Computer Programmers
- Desktop Publishers
TOTAL PROGRAM COST
Program Costs based on 2013-14 School Year. All costs and fees are subject to change.
|Program Items||Approx. Total Program Costs|
|Tuition- 1350 Hours/ 3 Semesters||$3,942.00|
|Application Fee, TABE, Parking Permit, and Badge (non-refundable)||$30|
MEDIAN LOAN DEBT
Itech does not process student loans.
STUDENT ON TIME COMPLETION RATE
iTech should not report less than 10 students.
JOB PLACEMENT RATE – COE REPORTING YEAR ENDING 7/31/2011
Total Placement Rate: 86%
Occupations Related to Certificate Program by name and SOC codes
- O*net Online: http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/27-1024.00
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From Florida Administrative Code 6A-10.0341
Course # OCP Course Name Hours
DIG0081 A Theory and Foundations of Design 150
DIG0082 B Multimedia Digital/Print Designer 300
DIG0083 C Multimedia Web Interactive Designer 300
DIG0084 D Multimedia Integrated Producer Designer 300
Adobe Certified Associate
ACA is an entry level certification our D.E. students can achieve. We offer ACA in Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, and Flash. Students test here at iTECH using the Certiport approved lab in our new state of the art multimedia facility.
Adobe Certified Expert
ACE is the expert level our Adults achieve in both Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premiere Pro. We are also prepared to train students in other Adobe expert certifications such as Photoshop, Flash, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, InDesign and others.
Is the professional standard digital picture & photo editing software. Let your imagination run wild as you explore the state of the art capabilities of this software.
Adobe Master Collection CC
The iTECH New Media Design/Multimedia Design program use professional Adobe digital design software.
Canon EOS 5D Mark II
We received a grant fom The Immokalee Foundation to purchase a new professional digital camera.
Wacom Cintiq 21UX
21-Inch Interactive Pen Display PC Tablet With Pen and Software is one of many tools we have to offer in Multimedia Design.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q. What is Digital Media/Multimedia Digital Design?
A. The word multi means many and the word media means a type of communication such as video, web, print graphics and/or text ( such as newspapers, magazines, brochures, flyers, business cards, etc ), 2D and 3D animation.Together the words describe the use ofmany media types.
Q. What do I learn in Digital Media/Multimedia Design?
A. You will learn how to use digital design software to invent and create a brand campaign and then learn how to market your brand using web, video, print, animation to test new innovative and traditional marketing techniques.
Q. How long is the iTECH Digital Media/Multimedia Design Program?
A. The iTECH Multimedia Design program is 2 school semesters and 9 weeks or 1050 hours.
Q. Does Digital Media/Multimedia Design also include social media tools online?
A. Yes. Social media tools online include Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIN, and many others. In this program you will learn how to design and market your business brand by leveraging the power of “viral marketing” using social media tools.
Q. What is a brand?
A. A brand is most often associated with a logo which represents a product, a service, or both. Apple computer’s logo is an apple which is their brand icon or symbol. Their products and services have a reputation for being expensive but excellent in quality. The brand is not just the image but the service, the product, and the reputation. In this program you will learn to invent or create a brand and develop it through a variety of media types. Given the nature of this course, multimedia, we will focus primarily on “creating the image and audio” of your brand.
Q. Is there financial aid to help me pay for my classes?
A. Yes. There are many resources here at iTECH that are first come first serve so do not wait but call today and find out how you can qualify for financial assistance to pay for part of your tution or pay for your full tuition. Please call to speak with an Advisor today.
Q. Do you have both Apple computers and Windows computers?
A. Yes. We have Power Macs, Macbook Pros, iMacs, iPads, and many Windows computers. We have a beautiful multimedia facility with many new computers.
Q. Do you have a professional recording studio?
A. Yes. We have a professional recording studio with DigiDesign Pro-Tools, pro-tools keyboard, professional accoustical insulation and an iMac set up to run the software. We use Final Cut Pro’s Soundtrack and Adobe’s Soundbooth to record our tracks.
Q. Do you have a chroma-key virtual studio?
A. Yes. The 12′ x 18′ chroma-key virtual studio is set up with lights, cameras, boom-mic, and green chroma screen cloth on the floor and two walls. This is a very impressive set-up that will allow us to produce video imaging to the highest level. Your imagination is the limit. We edit our video on Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere Pro CS5.
Q. Do I need to have experience using Adobe software or other print, video, web, and audio software to succeed in this course?
A. No. We will work will every student no matter what level of experience you bring to the program. We are a technical training center, this is what we do and why we are here, to train, encourage, motivate, and push you to your next level. Come join us, it will be a great and fun experience that will change your life for the best