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Heartland Community College

Certificate - Media Design Skills

12 credit hours

Catalog Year 2023-2024

The Media Design Skills Certificate provides students with skills in producing high quality graphic designs for all media types, including print, video and the web.  Students will learn the fundamentals of graphic design and apply those concepts to create high quality graphics that can be used across all media forms.

Certificate Requirements

Class Title Credit Hours
DMED 101 Introduction to Digital Media 3
DMED 120 Computer Imaging and Design 3
DMED 130 Digital Layout and Design 3
DMED 291 Design Fusion 3
Total Credit Hours 12

Suggested Sequence:

Fall - DMED 101, DMED 120
Spring - DMED 130, DMED 291

Information is subject to change. Please check with an academic advisor for current course offerings and program requirements. Current students with continual enrollment may graduate under the current program requirements or any program requirements in effect since first enrollment.

The U.S. Department of Education's gainful employment regulations require disclosure of certain program information to students and prospective students. Gainful employment programs are those " that prepare students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation."
Please review the information pertaining to your certificate program by selecting your intended program at the Heartland Community College Career Coach
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Contact Us

Technology Department
WDC 1200
1500 W Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: (309) 268-8860
Fax: (309) 268-7963

Email the Technology Department

Adam Campbell

Interim Dean, Career and Technical Education
WDC 2202
Phone: (309) 268-8895