This certificate may lead to employment competency but does not lead to an Associate degree.

This certificate prepares students for careers in electronic publishing and web design. This includes instruction in basic web design, page layout, vector graphics, photo manipulation, file preparation, epublishing and interactive design, using the latest equipment and software available. 

Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Compare and contrast legal, social and commercial policies regarding new media piracy.
  • Define intellectual property and describe the basic principles of copyright legalities.
  • Create and export multimedia and interactive documents using Adobe InDesign.
  • Prepare, design and publish documents for specific digital devices using Adobe InDesign Design and utilize proper vector graphics using Adobe Illustrator.
  • Prepare images with correct resolution appropriate for video and animation using Adobe Photoshop.
  • Design and create functional web pages and websites with a professional appearance using Adobe Dreamweaver.
Required Courses (17 units) Units
ADM-2A Color Systems and File Management 2
ADM-63A Design for Print Publication 3
ADM-71A Adobe Photoshop for Image Manipulation 3
ADM-74A Web Design 3
ADM-77A Adobe Illustrator for Graphic Art 3
ADM-63B  Design for Electronic Publication 3
OR    
ADM-74B Web Design with Dreamweaver 3