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Interactive Media Production
Program Information
A.S. Degree - Code 223100 - Catalog 2016/2017
Steven Benson, Program Coordinator, 386-506-3932
Hector Valle, Program Advisor, 386-506-4468
Cathy Shone, 386-506-3581, Cathy.Shone@daytonastate.edu
07/26/2016 M - 2530

Program Mission, Description, and Outcomes Mission:
"The mission of the program is to prepare students for entry-level positions in the following careers: broadcast, print, and web media by equipping them with skills in the fields of communications, advertising, photography, video, journalism, audio, website creation and design while emphasizing student success, embracing excellence and diversity, and fostering innovation."

Description:
In the discipline, students will combine skills in critical thinking, writing, photography, video, audio, social media and web creation/design to tell both traditional and interactive media stories. Students will have an area of emphasis but will perform media production coursework in teams. Excellence in storytelling is the goal. A department website, with content provided by students, will be one means of disseminating their coursework.

Outcomes:
Graduates of the program will be able to:
1. Demonstrate the ability to gather and evaluate appropriate information and assets to create multi-media projects designed for specific audiences.
2. Demonstrate proficiency in writing and reportage, digital still photography, video, audio, web design and publishing.
3. Demonstrate written and verbal interpersonal and business communications skills.


Note: This program is eligible for federal financial aid and state bright futures.

Approximate Additional Costs *Lab Fees: $267 over the entire program
*Equipment: estimated $400 for DSLR or $100 for start-up equipment through rental program
*Minor equipment and other supplies:estimated $400 over the entire program
*Textbooks: $250 per semester

Additional Admission Requirements All new and transfer students are required to meet with the Chair or Program Advisor prior to registration. Please call or email for an appointment for an hour-long consultation and tour of the facilities.

Careers Journalist
Photographer
Multi-media Producer
Social Media Coordinator
Sound Technician
Video Editor
Videographer
Web Designer


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General Education Courses
Course Title    
   
... ... General Education Core - 15 Credits  
... ... Communication Core (6 credits)  
  SEM HRS  
ENC1101 Introduction to Composition   3.00
ENC1102 Writing with Research   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
   
... ... Mathematics Core (3 credits)  
  SEM HRS  
MGF2106 Survey in Mathematics  OR Pre-Reqs: MAT0022 OR MAT0056L OR MAT0028C
MAC1105 College Algebra   3.00 Pre-Reqs: MAT1033 OR MAT1033A
   
... ... Social Sciences Core (3 Credits)  
  SEM HRS  
PSY1012 General Psychology  OR
SYG2000 Introduction to Sociology   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
   
... ... Humanities Core (3 Credits)  
  SEM HRS  
ARH2050 Survey of Art History I   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101

Note: Prior to enrollment in college-level English or math courses, some students may be advised to complete college preparatory/developmental course work. See an Academic Advisor to determine developmental course requirements.

Program Specific Courses
Course Title    
  SEM HRS  
DIG2000 Introduction to Digital Media   3.00
DIG2100 Web Design I  OR Pre-Reqs: CTS1851 OR DIG1109 OR GRA1543
GRA2144 Web Publishing   3.00 Pre-Reqs: DIG2000 AND GRA1543 OR DIG2500
DIG2500 Fundamentals of Interactive Media   3.00
GRA1543 Graphic Design Studio   3.00
JOU1100 Introduction to Journalism   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
MAR2011 Principles of Global Marketing  OR
MAR2101 Social Media Marketing  OR
MAR2321 Advertising  OR
MKA2021 Building Selling Relationships   3.00
MMC1000 Introduction to Mass Communication   3.00
MUM1610 Survey of Recording Technology   3.00
MUM2600 Audio Engineering I   3.00 Co-Reqs: MUM2600L Pre-Reqs: MUM1610
MUM2600L Audio Engineering I Lab   2.00 Co-Reqs: MUM2600 Pre-Reqs: MUM1610
PGY1800 Photography and Image Making   4.00
PGY2750 Introduction to Video Production   4.00 Pre-Reqs: PGY1115 AND PGY2650 OR DIG2500 AND PGY1800
RTV1000C Fundamentals of Broadcast Production and Lab   4.00
RTV1510C Studio Television Production and Lab   4.00 Pre-Reqs: RTV1000C
RTV2104 Broadcast Research/Newswriting/Presentation Skills   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101

Sample Program of Study
Course Title    
   
... ... First Year  
... ... 1st Semester  
  SEM HRS  
ENC1101 Introduction to Composition   3.00
DIG2000 Introduction to Digital Media   3.00
MMC1000 Introduction to Mass Communication   3.00
PGY1800 Photography and Image Making   4.00
   
... ... 2nd Semester  
  SEM HRS  
ENC1102 Writing with Research   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
MGF2106 Survey in Mathematics  OR Pre-Reqs: MAT0022 OR MAT0056L OR MAT0028C
MAC1105 College Algebra   3.00 Pre-Reqs: MAT1033 OR MAT1033A
GRA1543 Graphic Design Studio   3.00
JOU1100 Introduction to Journalism   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
MUM1610 Survey of Recording Technology   3.00
   
... ... Summer Semester  
  SEM HRS  
ARH2050 Survey of Art History I   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
PSY1012 General Psychology  OR
SYG2000 Introduction to Sociology   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
   
... ... Second Year  
... ... 1st Semester  
  SEM HRS  
DIG2500 Fundamentals of Interactive Media   3.00
MAR2011 Principles of Global Marketing  OR
MAR2101 Social Media Marketing  OR
MAR2321 Advertising  OR
MKA2021 Building Selling Relationships   3.00
MUM2600 Audio Engineering I   3.00 Co-Reqs: MUM2600L Pre-Reqs: MUM1610
MUM2600L Audio Engineering I Lab   2.00 Co-Reqs: MUM2600 Pre-Reqs: MUM1610
RTV1000C Fundamentals of Broadcast Production and Lab   4.00
   
... ... 2nd Semester  
  SEM HRS  
DIG2100 Web Design I  OR Pre-Reqs: CTS1851 OR DIG1109 OR GRA1543
GRA2144 Web Publishing   3.00 Pre-Reqs: DIG2000 AND GRA1543 OR DIG2500
PGY2750 Introduction to Video Production   4.00 Pre-Reqs: PGY1115 AND PGY2650 OR DIG2500 AND PGY1800
RTV1510C Studio Television Production and Lab   4.00 Pre-Reqs: RTV1000C
RTV2104 Broadcast Research/Newswriting/Presentation Skills   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
TOTAL  ...   63.00

Note: Sequence of courses may vary. Check catalog course descriptions for requisite requirements.



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