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2024-25 Academic Catalog 
    
2024-25 Academic Catalog

Digital Media Production Technology - TPRD.AS


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Digital media is entrenched in our culture and the backbone of modern day communications. We see it on streaming services, billboards, restaurant menus, advertising kiosks and interact with it via social media, websites, mobile applications, and in educational settings. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics sees growth in the overall field of communication careers as, “…faster than average…”1 over others with career specific areas such as a Video/Sound Editor growing, “…much faster than average…” with a 29%” growth rate over the period 2020-2030.2 Students will be trained on industry standard software and hardware that includes: cinema style video cameras, digital audio/video edit stations, gimbals, remote cameras, drones, 360° cameras, AR/VR technology and that which is used in a traditional broadcasting setting.

https://www.bls.gov/ooh/media-and-communication/home.htm

https://www.bls.gov/ooh/media-and-communication/film-and-video-editors-and-camera-operators.htm

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 broadcast and film industry
  2. Have mastered the techniques necessary to complete pre-production work
  3. Have mastered the skills to participate in a television production
  4. Have developed the ability to complete post-production work
  5. Have the ability to work effectively in a group setting

(TPRD.AS) Curriculum


Total: 16-17 credits


Total: 15 credits


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


Notes:


  1. ENG-120  or ART-150 /ART-150L  recommended.

Program Personnel


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

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