Nov 14, 2019  
2019-2020 Course Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Course Catalog

Visual Communications Assistant Certificate


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Total Credits: 16

Major Number: 5831
CIP Code: 50.0102

Program Description

This Visual Communications Technologies Assistant certificate provides the basic knowledge and skills for students interested in entry-level positions as assistants in a variety of Visual Communications businesses.  With this certificate, students can also continue their education by earning a degree in 3D Animation, Web Design, Filmmaking and Video Production, Professional Photography, or Graphic Design.

Program Prerequisites

None

Special Instructions

None

Program Requirements


Total Credits: 16


Career/Occupational Elective Requirements


None

MnTC/General Education Requirements


None

MnTC Elective Requirements


None

Additional Elective Requirements


None

Additional Requirements


None

Program Information


General Requirements for Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates

See Century College Policy 3.17.0.1

Program Note

None

Transfer, Articulation Agreements, and Partnerships

See the Century College website for information regarding transfer.
This program is intended primarily for employment preparation rather than transfer to a four-year institution. Some courses may not transfer to a number of four-year colleges. If you are considering the possibility of transfer, you may wish to talk with your advisor, counselor, or program instructor before registering to discuss your goals, look at programs designed for transfer, and develop a plan.

Program Learning Outcomes

At the end of this program students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate industry standard communication and collaboration skills.
  • Assist in the planning of projects.
  • Demonstrate technological proficiency with visual communications applications such as Adobe Photoshop.
  • Contribute to the success of projects in a team environment.

Program Contact Information

TBD

Sample Plan


Please note that this is a sample course sequence. Individual schedules will vary depending upon student needs, goals, and availability. Students are recommended to meet with their advisor, counselor, or faculty program instructors to create an individualized plan that includes prerequisites and application requirements. For detailed program information see the Century College website. This information is subject to change.

Note


This information is subject to change. Changes and updates are posted on century.edu

Century College is a member of the Minnesota State system. We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and educator. This document can be available in alternative formats to individuals with disabilities by calling 651.779.3354 or 1.800.228.1978 x 3354.

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