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Media & Communication Arts - Collaborative Media

Media & Communication Arts - Collaborative Media

In this program, you will acquire both a broad view of Media and Communication Arts and specific skills in illustration, photographic, design, interactive web animation and digital video. You will learn about photographic composition, design concepts, rendering techniques and perspective, draftsmanship, digital layout, storytelling through visual communication, attributes of type, theories of image creation and manipulation, and much more.

Top 3 Reasons to Choose Macomb for Media & Communication Arts - Collaborative Media

  1. Save $20,000 by starting here - over 80% of our students leave debt free
  2. Nearly 250 private and transfer scholarships available
  3. What you need to succeed, including free tutoring

Media & Communication Arts - Collaborative Media Courses at Macomb

  • Introduction to Photography
  • Fundamentals of Design
  • Illustration Fundamentals
  • Digital Layout Adobe
  • Previsualization
  • Introduction to Photoshop
  • Advertising Art
  • Digital Illustration
  • Introduction to Digital Video
  • Web Page Design: Dreamweaver
  • Introduction to 3D
  • Flash Multimedia 1
  • Digital Editing
  • Typography & Spatial Development
  • Concept Illustration
  • Compositing & 2D Animatics
  • Advanced After Effects

Career Opportunities in Media & Communication Arts - Collaborative Media

Macomb has teamed up with Burning Glass Technologies to provide you with the most up-to-date information on the careers that you will be qualified for upon successful completion of this program.

Job-posting data can give you insights about employers seeking job applicants, where those jobs are located, and the average salary being offered. Use the Career Insights Tool to see national, state or metropolitan area information.

Data are provided by Burning Glass Technologies and drawn from large area samples. Data are not drawn from Macomb Community College-specific student or program outcomes.



Career Services

Macomb’s Career Services is your bridge from education to employment. It offers a variety of free resources, including skill and interest assessments, resume building, success workshops, job placement and more.

Transfer Pathways

The credits earned in this program will transfer to many colleges and universities in Michigan.

If you intend to transfer and pursue a bachelor’s degree, speak with a Macomb counselor or academic advisor as soon as possible after you have applied to Macomb to plan the best pathway.

How do I find out more about Macomb’s Media & Communication Arts – Collaborative Media Program?

For more information on this program, call Program Advisor Professor Shaun Sarcona at 586.445.7443.

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