Student ID:__________________________ Student Name:_______________________ Adviser Name:_______________________ Catalog: 2024-25 Academic Catalog Program: Interactive Media and Animation Design Technology - MLTD.AS Minimum Credits Required:__________________

Interactive Media and Animation Design Technology - MLTD.AS

This degree program prepares students for careers in the ever changing Multimedia industry. Through lecture and lab students develop skills in all aspects of multimedia production and presentation in all the various forms it may take. Courses will cover various software applications; incorporating text; video and sound within a computer realm; web design; graphic design; and Internet multimedia possibilities. The emphasis of this degree program is to expose students to the wide variety of skills needed to succeed in the multimedia industry, as well as demonstrating the array of possibilities for careers in the ever changing Digital Media field.

Upon successful completion of the requirements for this program, the degree of Associate in Science in Digital Media Production Technology will be awarded.

Program Goals

  1. Have a fundamental understanding of the field of multimedia
  2. Have mastered the skills necessary to understand various software applications
  3. Have mastered the skills necessary to work in different multimedia environments
  4. Have developed the skills to work through a project from conception to prototype
  5. Have the ability to work within a client setting

(MLTD.AS) Curriculum

Semester 1

Course NamecreditsTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
DMP-101 - Introduction to Multimedia 3 credits
DMP-160 - Audio Production 1 2 credits
DMP-160L - Lab: Audio Production 1 1 credits
DMP-120 - Video Production 3 credits
DMP-120L - Lab: Video Production 1 credits
ENG-101 - English Composition 1 3 credits
EL-GEN - General Elective 3 credits

Total: 16 credits

Semester 2

Course NamecreditsTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
DMP-102 - Internet Multimedia 2 credits
DMP-102L - Lab: Internet Multimedia 1 credits
DMP-140 - Intro to Mass Communication 3 credits
DMP-251 - Game Design and Development 2 credits
DMP-251L - Lab: Game Design and Development 1 credits
ART-102 - Basic Drawing 2 credits
ART-102L - Lab: Basic Drawing 1 credits
EL-SOC - General Behavioral/Social Science Elective 3 credits

Total: 15 credits

Semester 3

Course NamecreditsTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
DMP-150 - Digital Video Editing 2 credits
DMP-150L - Lab: Digital Video Editing 1 credits
DMP-250 - VFX, Compositing and Motion Graphics 2 credits
DMP-250L - Lab: VFX, Compositing and Motion Graphics 1 credits
DMP-254 - Interactive Media 2 credits
DMP-254L - Lab: Interactive Media 1 credits
ENG-102 - English Composition 2 3 credits
EL-MATH - General Math Elective-101 Level or Higher 3-4 credits

Total: 15-16 credits

Semester 4

Course NamecreditsTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
DMP-253 - 3D Digital Animation 2 credits
DMP-253L - Lab: 3D Digital Animation 1 credits
DMP-256 - 2D Animation 2 credits
DMP-256L - Lab: 2D Animation 1 credits
EL-GAT - GAT Elective (Note 1) 3 credits

Select one:

Course NamecreditsTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
EL-SCI - General Science Elective 3 credits
EL-SCIL - General Lab Science Elective 4 credits

Select one:

Course NamecreditsTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
DMP-275 - Digital Media Senior Project 3 credits
DMP-280 - Digital Media Production Internship 1 3-9 credits

Total: 15-16 credits

Total (MLTD.AS) Curriculum Program Credits: 61-63


  1. GAT-125/GAT-125L or GAT-263/GAT-263L recommended.

Program Personnel

Name Title Office Phone Email
Joshua Girouard Technical Assistant II 02/717 413-755-4205
Dan Misco Associate Professor 02/716 413-755-4573
John Wakelin Professor/Department Chair 02/718 413-755-4194