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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 $18,000+ by starting here - 80% of our students leave debt free
  2. More than 190 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
  • Advanced Photoshop
  • 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

With an Associate of Applied Science Degree or Certificate in Media & Communication Arts – Collaborative Media, you will be qualified for positions that include multimedia artist and animator.

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, contact the Department of Engineering and Advanced Technology, 586.445.7435.

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