2022-2023 San Joaquin Delta College Catalog 
    Jul 20, 2024  
2022-2023 San Joaquin Delta College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Program Pathway

Digital Media with Emphasis in Video Certificate of Achievement

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The Certificate of Achievement in Digital Media with emphasis in Video is designed to provide students with knowledge in content creation, editing, and delivery to work in the evolving video production landscape. Focus starts on building entry-level job skills in audio and video capture, non-linear editing, and delivery. Coursework includes practical, hands-on knowledge in media live and on-demand media environments. Students earning a certificate in Digital Media with emphasis in Video will explore concepts related to effective content production across various platforms, including broadcast, online, and social media. Students will work in a manner mirroring industry standards, with a focus on immediate professional application..

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the ability to produce video content to broadcast and technical standards for a desired target audience.
  2. Demonstrate an ability to critically evaluate multiple elements of video production.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to use visual storytelling fundamentals such as shot composition, lens and camera selection, settings and placement.
  4. Demonstrate an increased awareness of the skills required for employment in the current digital media landscape.
  5. Understand the role and value of broadcast media (terrestrial, online, social media) in relation to the dissemination of information and the public’s right to know.

Restricted Electives

Minimum Units Required: 24

Complete all courses with a grade of “C” or better.

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