Jump start your career with our Digital Media Video Production Certificate

Our programs teach you to produce complex digital video presentations for "on" or "off" air. You will be qualified for entry-level work as a video editor, camera operator or broadcast or video equipment technician. You get hands-on training in several aspects of digital videography, including professional video camera operation, on- and off-line editing, scripting, lighting, program directing and producing.

What you will learn

  • How to log, capture and edit with straight cuts and simple effects for output in digital and analog environments
  • The fundamentals of studio scripting, pre-production planning and set and lighting design for studio productions in a digital production environment
  • The basic concepts of writing for visual media

Continuing Your Education

Our digital media certificates transfer to specific sub-plans of our A.S. degree in Digital Arts, Media and Interactive Web Design. This 64-credit-hour degree can benefit you if you're working in the field and want to update your design and computer skills.

Careers

Our programs can prepare you for the following careers:

Facilities

Learn your craft using the latest technology, including 4K Blackmagic Studio, Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, Avid Pro Tools and Logic Pro 9. A full working studio is decked out with a green screen, a sound-proof audio recording and editing booth and high-end iMacs that are run through 42-inch LCD monitors. Each year, digital media students can compete in the Semmy Awards, an annual event open to all SPC and high school students.

Software includes:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud, including Animate, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects and Audition
  • Maya
  • Unity-design3
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • Avid Media Composer
  • ProTools
  • Sibelius
  • Scratch

Video production equipment:

  • Canon VIXIA HF M52
  • Sony HDR-XR150
  • Sony DCR-SR47 (semi pro)
  • Sony AX2000 (pro/DSLR)
  • Canon 5D Mark III (with various lenses and accessories)
  • Tascam DR-40 Digital Audio Recorders
  • Wide assortment of tripods and light kits
  • Wide assortment of microphones

Digital Media Video Production Certificate Curriculum

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