CRC19: Courses

RTVF 304 Introduction to Multimedia

Units: 3

Hours: 36 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: CISC 302 or JOUR 330

Transferable: CSU

This course is designed to familiarize students with designing and producing multimedia presentations. Emphasis will be given to developing skills in producing photographic, graphic, video and audio materials used for the World Wide Web and multimedia presentations. The course presents a description and history of computer-interactive multimedia. Students explore current uses of these technologies and receive instruction in practical application. Each student conceives, writes, and designs a high-level multimedia program, using a user-friendly system. Some applications for multimedia include: professional presentations, specialized instruction research, Internet web pages, job training, interactive newsletters, computer games and point-of-purchase marketing.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO# 1: Identify and explain fundamental theory, strategies and practices for communications and graphic design, including the need for research, target marketing, message design and script writing.