Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5629
First Term: 2009 Spring   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 22
CIP Code: 11.0801

Occupational Area: Information Technology
Instructional Council: Art (17)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code:

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Digital Arts: Web Design prepares students to work as web page designers and media-rich content producers for commercial, educational, Internet and intranet sites. The program emphasizes principles of art, and develops knowledge and skills required to solve design and compositional problems with graphics, streaming video and audio media, and virtual reality models. The program is designed for both those seeking to enter a career in web page design and those already working in the field who wish to advance and update their knowledge and skills.

Consumer Program Costs and Career Information

Required Courses
ART100 Introduction to Computer Graphic Art 1

CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I (3) OR
+ ADA/ART169 Two-Dimensional Computer Design (3) 3

+ ART177 Computer-Photographic Imaging 3
+ ART183 Computer Aided Graphic Arts I 3
+ ART/MMT190 Art of Web Site Design 3
+ ART192 Advanced Web Presentation Design 3

+ MMT/VPT216 Multimedia Project Management (3) OR
+ ART203 Aesthetics of Web Design (3) 3

+ ART200 Animation and Interactivity 3
Credits: 22

Program Competencies
1. Use various software applications to create finished artwork, which illustrates understanding of layout, design, typography, and color use in graphics. (ART100, ART177, ART183)
2. Use basic operational systems, digital image manipulation, and computer operations to produce art electronically. (ART100, ART177, ART183)
3. Use a page layout software package to create camera-ready material. (ART183)
4. Create and produce Web pages by applying appropriate design, color, and graphics. (ART/MMT190, ART192, ART203)
5. Analyze and evaluate effective and ineffective Web pages using various search engines. (BPC/CIS133DA)
6. Write a Request for Proposal (RFP) for an interactive video/multimedia project. (MMT/VPT216)
7. Develop a project plan and create a developmental model to highlight each activity, checkpoint, and end product. (MMT/VPT216)
8. Design and create original artistic animations and interactive multimedia experiences for delivery in various mediums. (ART200)
9. Operate computer hardware and use appropriate software. (ART169)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: 5-27-08

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