Digital Media / 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 and nine week 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.
► Adobe Certified Expert
► Motion Graphics
► Social Media
► Portfolio Development
► Adobe Certifications
to promote one message, a unique brand.
Projects & Opportunities for Students Include:
► Logo/Brand Creation
► Presentation Planning & Design
► Graphic Design
► Integration of Video
► Motion Graphics
► Audio Sound Effects
► Web Design (html & css)
► Multimedia Projects
► Understanding Collaboration / Teamwork
► Understanding clients wants and needs
► Understanding employers focus
► Industry professional guest speakers
► 24 Windows PC computers with Dual-Screens
► Seven iMacs 27″
► MacBook Pros
► iMac with a Wacom Cintiq 21″
► Wacom Tablets & Digital Pen Mouse for each computer
► Chroma-Key Virtual Set with Studio Lighting
► LCD Projectors for Project Critiques
► Recording Audio/Sound Studio
► HP Laser Color Printer
► Canon 7800 – 24” Ink Jet Printer
► Canon 5D Mark II SLR Camera
► Canon 5D Mark III SLR Camera
Program Title: Digital Media/Multimedia Design
Program Level: Certificate
Program Length: 1050 Hours / 2 Semesters and 9 weeks
- Graphic Designers
- Web Designers
- UX & IX Designer
- Multimedia Designers
TOTAL PROGRAM COST
Program Costs – All costs and fees are subject to change.
|Program Items||Approx. Total Program Costs|
|Tuition- 1050 Hours/ 2 Semesters + 9 Weeks||$3,942.00|
|Application Fee, TABE, Parking Permit, and Badge (non-refundable)||$30|
|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|
Students in Digital Media/Multimedia Design program will use professional Adobe digital design software.
Canon EOS 5D Mark II & III
Learn to use industry professional DSLR cameras.
Wacom Cintiq 21UX
21-Inch Interactive Pen Display PC Tablet With Pen and Software is one of many tools we have to offer in our program.
Adobe Certified Associate – ACA
ACA is an entry level certification. We offer prep and exams for ACA in Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Premiere Pro and InDesign. Students take exams at iTECH College testing lab.
Adobe Certified Expert – ACE
ACE is the expert level. We offer ACE prep and exams for Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Premiere Pro.
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