Digital Arts Technology

Certificate in Multimedia/Web Authoring
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Want to specialize in Multimedia Web Authoring?

If you already have a degree in web design, information technology or graphic design or if you're currently employed in a web-related field, the Multimedia/Web Authoring Certificate can be a great addition to your skill set.

You'll focus on the detailed study of solid web design principles and address the newest trends being used today.

Here's what you need to know:

  • Exposure to the multiple facets of Web Design and Authoring are the basis of this program.
  • Fast-paced changes in web technology fuel the need for diversified knowledge.
  • Best practices and new strategies are introduced; various opportunities are available.
  • Immediate hands-on exposure sets NVCC apart from many four-year programs.
Certificate Program Requirements and Outcomes

Course No. Title Credits
DAT*H104 Multimedia Authoring I 3
DAT*H106 Digital Design 3
DAT*H116 Interactive Media Design 3
DAT*H205 Multimedia Authoring II 3
DAT*H215 Multimedia/Web Authoring 3
DAT*H240 Multimedia Authoring III 3
  Total Credit Hours 18

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  • Utilize current development methods to design advanced multimedia systems.
  • Utilize the phases of the project development life-cycle to assist in the design and completion of multimedia project applications.
  • Conduct a user-needs assessment for the development of multimedia systems.
  • Design and implement accessibility-compliant user interfaces.
  • Design interactive application technologies for the World Wide Web.
  • Complete significant projects terminating in deliverable software products with technical documentation.

Program Coordinator
Rachael M Leite
203-575-8152 (p)
Room: L305