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The purpose of this program is to prepare students for careers as multimedia artists and animators.

This program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the Arts, A/V Technology and Communication career cluster; provides technical skill proficiency, and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning, and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills and occupation-specific skills and knowledge.

The content includes, but is not limited to, practical experiences in web page design, interactive presentation development, testing, and production. Specialized skills in multimedia presentations such as video editing, audio features, and simple animation, and authoring software are used to produce a variety of interactive multimedia presentations.

Certificate Of Achievement

A certificate of achievement is issued upon the completion of program standards based on each Occupational Completion Point (OCP). 

Certificate Of Completion

A certificate of completion is issued to program completers who obtain all Occupational Completion Points (OCP’s) and pass the basic skills requirements for the program. 

Laboratory Activities

Laboratory activities are an integral part of this program. These activities include instruction in the use of safety procedures, tools, equipment, materials, and processes related to these occupations. Equipment and supplies should be provided to enhance hands-on experiences for students. 

Basic Skills (If Applicable) 

In Post-Secondary Adult Vocational (PSAV) programs offered for 450 hours or more, in accordance with Rule 6A-10.040, F.A.C., the minimum basic skills grade levels required for post-secondary adult career/technical student to complete this program are Mathematics 10, Language 10, and Reading 10. These grade level numbers correspond to a grade equivalent score obtained on a state designated basic skills examination.

Adult students with disabilities, as defined in Section 1004.02(7), Florida Statutes, may be exempted from meeting the basic skills requirements (Rule 6A-10.040). Students served in exceptional student education (except gifted) as defined in s. 1003.01(3)(a), F.S., may also be exempted from meeting the basic skills requirement. Each school district and Florida College must adopt a policy addressing procedures for exempting eligible students with disabilities from the basic skills requirement as permitted in Section 1004.91(3), F.S.

Students who possess an Associate of Applied Science degree or higher, who have completed a college degree at the associate of applied science level or higher, who have completed or are exempt from the college entry-level examination, or who have passed a state, national, or industry licensure exam are exempt from meeting the basic skills requirement (Rule 6A-10.040, F.A.C.) Exemptions from the state, national, or industry licensure are limited to the certifications listed at

Points & Grade 

The following grading scale will apply to all courses within the program: 90 -100 A | 80 – 89 B | 70 – 79 C | 60 – 69 D | 59 or less F

Total Program Cost

$2.56 per Hour + Materials + Fees (In-State Career / Technical Education Program Rate) 
$10.25 per Hour + Materials + Fees (Out-of-State Career / Technical Education Program Rate)

Course Number: DIG0081
Occupational Completion Point: A
Theory And Foundations Of Design – 150 Hours – SOC Code 27-1014 

After successfully completing this program, the student will be able to perform the following:

01.0 Demonstrate knowledge of presentation production issues. 
02.0 Demonstrate basic computer knowledge.
03.0 Demonstrate proficiency in using illustration software.
04.0 Demonstrate knowledge of digital still photography.
05.0 Demonstrate knowledge of photo editing software.

Course Number: DIG0082
Occupational Completion Point: B 
Multimedia Digital/Print Designer – 300 Hours – SOC Code 27-1014 

After successfully completing this program, the student will be able to perform the following:
06.0 Demonstrate proficiency in advanced design. 
07.0 Demonstrate understanding of color modes.
08.0 Demonstrate proficiency in using fonts for advance design. 
09.0 Demonstrate knowledge of design layout software.

Course Number: DIG0083
Occupational Completion Point: C 
Multimedia Web Interactive Designer – 300 Hours – SOC Code 27-1014

After successfully completing this program, the student will be able to perform the following:
10.0 Demonstrate proficiency in web page design applicable to the WWW. 
11.0 Demonstrate understanding of HTML and CSS. 
12.0 Demonstrate proficiency in authoring software for web page design. 
13.0 Demonstrate proficiency in animated web page design applicable to the WWW. 
14.0 Demonstrate understanding of Action Scripts. 
15.0 Demonstrate proficiency in animation design software for web page design, interactive presentation and banners for WWW. 

Course Number: DIG0084
Occupational Completion Point: D 
Multimedia Integrated Producer Designer – 300 Hours – SOC Code 27-1014

After successfully completing this program, the student will be able to perform the following:
16.0 Demonstrate proficiency in using presentation software and equipment to produce a complex presentation. 
17.0 Demonstrate proficiency using video editing software and equipment.
18.0 Develop proficiency in using authoring software. 
19.0 Demonstrate proficiency using all media to create an advertising campaign. 
20.0 Participate in work-based learning experiences.
21.0 Apply job readiness, career planning, and job seeking skills to achieve personal and professional goals. 

Adobe Certified Associate (ACA)

An Adobe Certified Associate credential certifies individuals have the entry-level skills to plan, design, build and maintain effective communications using different forms of digital media.

Validate your Adobe skills. Become an Adobe Certified Associate (ACA). 

The Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) certification allows you to demonstrate proficiency in Adobe digital communications tools. Become a certified associate and stand apart from your peers, boost your confidence, and expand your career opportunities.

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