Sep 28, 2022  
2019-2020 Lane Community College Catalog 
2019-2020 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Multimedia Design, AAS

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This is the parent program for the Multimedia Design, 1-yr Certificate  

Total Program Credits: 92-96

Estimated Program Length: Two years

Offered by the Arts Division , 541.463.5409 

Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Requirements  

Program Coordinator Contact Arts Division, Bldg. 11, Room 101

Dean JS Bird

Purpose To prepare graduates for entry-level positions in media arts industries and careers in multimedia design and production.

Learning Outcomes The student who successfully completes all Multimedia Design requirements will:

  • Become proficient in developing and applying effective visual design and production strategies for creating multimedia, film/video, animation, games, web sites, and photography for business, education, and entertainment industries.
  • Produce, manipulate, and process digital content using computer software applications.
  • Design digital projects incorporating multiple forms of media such as text, graphics, audio, video, and animation.
  • Have additional skills in one or more elective areas: software, design, or media production.
  • Understand the concepts, potential and implications of communicating ideas using multimedia technologies.
  • Use appropriate library and information resources to research media issues, concepts and tools, and support lifelong technical learning.

Advising Contact Judy Gates at

Cooperative Education (Co-op) Opportunities to work directly in media industries as interns are provided by the Co-op program. Through Co-op, students connect classroom learning with field experience, gain skills, and make contacts for the future. 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,

Job Openings and Wages Projected through 2022

Career Pathways Roadmap

Lane County Openings- 22 annually
Statewide openings - 249 annually

Lane County average hourly - $36.24; average annual - $64,969
Oregon average hourly - $37.82; average annual - $78,654

Estimated Program Cost 

Books   $1,700
Resident Tuition and General Student Fees   $12,283
  Total Estimated Cost $13,983

*Course fees may change during the year. See the online credit class schedule for fees assigned to courses.

Program Notes

  • Major courses that serve as a prerequisite in a sequence must be passed with a B- or higher : FA 250 , MUL 105 , AUD 120 , ART 216 , VP 151 , MUL 212 , VP 152 , MUL 210 , FA 261 , and MDP 246 . All remaining major courses must be passed with a C- or higher.

  • Students must earn a grade of 'B-' or better in all prerequisite (s) and 'C-' or better in major requirements.

  •  If Math is taken through the Math Resource Center, then all credits must be completed in order to meet the math requirement.

General Education

GENERAL EDUCATION courses must be completed with a letter grade of C- or better, or Pass.

Program Core Courses


ELECTIVES must be completed with a letter grade of C- or better. P/NP is not accepted.

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