CCOG for MM 112 Fall 2023
- Course Number:
- MM 112
- Course Title:
- Digital Media Foundations
- Credit Hours:
- Lecture Hours:
- Lecture/Lab Hours:
- Lab Hours:
Intended Outcomes for the course
Upon completion of the course students should be able to:
- Identify file types and media in typical video projects.
- Use common tools and software programs supporting video production and emerging media.
- Demonstrate understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion issues in media.
- Create personal goals and an action plan for studies in Video Production & Emerging Media.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Assessment will be based upon a combination of in-class work, reflections, examinations, and skills demonstrated in assigned projects. Determination of problem-solving skills, and communication skills may also be included.
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
Course Content: Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills
Academic Plan. With guidance of faculty and program Perkins advisor, every student creates an academic plan for certificate/degree/goal completion. Student plans go to Perkins advisor and are reviewed quarterly thereafter for duration of student participation in the program.
- Intro to cameras, still and motion image
- Intro to typical video production software interfaces and functionalities
- Intro to standard file formats, their differences, benefits and limitations
- Intro to asset and project management
Making a New Reality: a toolkit for inclusive media futures. Instructor facilitates engagement with the Making a New Reality toolkit. Students learn to evaluate socio-technical conditions and to apply lenses, concepts and tools in Making a New Reality.