Dec 06, 2021  
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog 
2021-2022 Lane Community College Catalog

Multimedia Design and Production: Animation Option, AAS

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Length: 94 credits


Estimated Cost: $ 17,847.00

  • Resident Tuition: $ 11,844.00*
  • Technology Fees: $ 1,034.00
  • General Student Fees: $ 804.00**
  • Online Course Fee: $ 170.00 ( If applicable )
  • Books / Course Materials: $ 1,700.00
  • Program Specific Fees: $ 795.00
  • Other Cost / Expenses: $ 1,500.00*** (Computer/Internet)

Costs provided are estimates only. Learn more and view current tuition and fee information at

Resident tuition is based on all program requirements (general education, core, directed electives).

**General Student fees are paid once each term, depending on whether you are taking classes on Main Campus, or at one of the outreach centers or by distance learning. 

*** Any special info about program costs or expenses.

**** This is the total of all the differential fees attached to the courses in this program.


Tuition and fee estimates are based on the prior academic year's rates. Course tuition and fees may change during the year. Learn more and view updated tuition and fee information at

Term-by-Term Course Plan

Program Learning Outcomes

The purpose of this program is to prepare graduates for entry-level positions in media arts industries and careers in multimedia design and animation.

Students who complete this program will be able to:

PLO 1 - Develop and apply effective visual design and production strategies for time based media: Use established and evolving industry standard methods and technologies to produce, manipulate, and process digital animation content for business, education, and entertainment
PLO 2 - Use effective time management and communication /collaboration strategies, as an individual and as a team member to create and produce animation and multimedia projects from conception to final product
PLO 3 - Draw using traditional methods and digital technology and software
PLO 4 - Ethically and responsibly create media, with attention to professional standards for copyright, fair use, and documentation
PLO 5 - Use appropriate resources to research animation tools and technologies, media and design innovations, and support lifelong technical and conceptual learning

Program Requirements

General Education

General Education courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better, or Pass.

Writing (4 credits) - Complete the following:

Math (4-5 credits) - Complete one of the following:

Human Relations (3-4 credits) - Complete one of the following:

Cooperative Education

Cooperative Education must be completed with a grade of C- or better, or Pass. 
Complete 6 credits of Cooperative Education.


Program Electives must be completed with a grade of C- or better, or Pass. 
Complete 9 credits of program electives. Choose any combination of courses from the following list (see complete course listing  for information about specific courses):


  • This degree is 70% contained in the Multimedia Design, AAS .
  • This program follows Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Requirements  unless otherwise specified.
  • Cooperative Education (Co-op) Opportunities to work directly in media industries as interns are provided by the Co-op program. Second-year students will work with professional production teams to gain experience producing a variety of interactive multimedia products. Contact Teresa Hughes, Multimedia Design Co-op Coordinator, Bldg. 17, Rm. 106, 541-463-3179,
  • Students using lower-credit courses to meet General Education requirements may need to take additional credits to meet the 90-credit minimum.
  • Students have access to state-of-the-art digital labs and equipment, but many students elect to purchase personal technology such as computers, cameras, digital drawing tools, and software.

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