Program graduates may work in this evolving Digital Media Technology field, and will be needed by the media industry, as designers, developers, and technicians. For example, they will be hired or contracted as media creators and designers for video, interactive media, websites, and some will be New Media entrepreneurs expanding applications for the media arts in the 21st century.
A graduate of this program will have the potential for employment in the following areas:
Digital Media Operator: develops multi-functional digital content for commercial, educational, and entertainment establishments. Researches and analyzes digital media utilization and functionality. Reviews digital media trends and effectiveness in marketing, advertising, training, creative services, and communications fields.
Motion Graphic Artist: performs detailed graphic compositing for broadcast, web, DVDs and mobile devices. Coordinates production of static and motion visuals and presentations for business, training, recreational and other applications.
Video Editor: assists post-production department by performing asset management and non-linear video editing duties. Performs script-based synchronization of audio, video, special effects, titles and graphics.
Multimedia Production Assistant: assists in production, from concept through postproduction,
of digital media client-based projects. Operational workflow duties include assisting with concept planning, storyboarding, scriptwriting, production, editing, and delivery.
Freelance Digital Media Producer: initiates entrepreneurial work with self-established client base. Acts as a full-service digital media content creator and consultant. Provides customer with promotional, training, communication and other content for internal and external delivery methods and mediums.
With additional education and/or work experience, graduates may find other opportunities for employment.
• Digital Media Operations Specialist
• Internet Broadcaster
• Sound Recordist/Editor
• Video Production Coordinator
• Video Department Manager
The following certificates/technical diplomas may be applied toward this program:
• 902061, Internet Broadcasting Certificate
• 902062, Audio Production Certificate