Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: CIS                                     Course Number: 313                                    
Course Title: Digital Media
Subject: Computer Applications
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course provides an introduction to the critical studies of digital media, with emphasis on the dynamics of mediating technologies and its supporting theories and concepts. By applying learned visual and aural design principles, students will explore the use of digital media and computer-based tools in the design and authoring of comprehensive digital content for portfolios, corporate marketing, advertising, presentations and business demonstrations. The development of a comprehensive, standards-based project involves research, story development, computer-assisted digital design, computer animation, digital audio, digital photography, and digital video production. Students will learn how to analyze and contextualize the technologies and techniques of digital media in light of emerging business strategies.

Prerequisite: CIS 211, CIS 310.
Start Date:    01/28/2010                         End Date: