Digital Media and Design

 
Digital Media and Design
Paul Jacklitch
(440) 826-5911

Digital Media and Design

A rapidly growing career field offering exciting opportunities for creativity and technical competence, digital media and design incorporates communication, computing and art.

A dynamic program combining comprehensive coursework and hands-on learning, it offers offers two tracks of study—interactive media design and visual media design. You'll learn techniques and strategies for creating effective Web sites and digital communications.

Interdisciplinary

Communication, studio art and computer science provide a strong foundation for the program. You'll learn how to create visual impact, write targeted messages and enhance Web and media usability through photography, videography, programming and graphic design.

Experiential

Hands-on coursework, an integrative capstone project and practical learning opportunities offer material for building an impressive career portfolio.  On and off-campus programs, including internships, field trips and print/broadcast media, make learning relevant and real-world focused.

In-Demand Career Field

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment growth in digital/interactive media, film production and graphic design is expected to increase through 2016.  Employment opportunities include:

  • Web design
  • Graphic design
  • Advertising
  • Public relations
  • Marketing
  • Publishing

 
Offered as a major.

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