New Media Communication - A.A.S. Degree

Turn your passion for creativity into a career!

Our dedicated team of staff and faculty will help you from your application to graduation. Sussex provides a solid framework on which to build your college education for a successful future.

Program Information

This program is designed to prepare students for career entry in the fields of multimedia design and production and desktop/electronic publishing. The course of study is interdisciplinary in nature, integrating specialized knowledge and skills from three academic areas at Sussex County Community College: computer information systems,  communications, and graphic design.

The objectives of this program are to:

  • Identify and analyze effective models of communication.
  • Apply basic design and computer graphics concepts to create visually aesthetic multimedia presentations.
  • Use vendor-supplied multimedia materials for the development of presentation documents.
  • Design and produce original interactive multimedia presentations or courseware modules using advanced-level authoring tools and intermediate computer-based
    production software.
  • Apply the presentation planning process, including audience assessment, identification of objectives, and determination of production budget and scheduling.
  • Write scripts for multimedia presentations.
  • Communicate effectively with both media specialists and non-technical clients.
  • Work effectively as members of a design and production team.

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