AS/AA or AAS of Digital Media Production

Learn specialized skills, earn specialized degree.

An associate’s degree in Digital Media Production will help you develop “must-have” skills needed to work in digital media, video or film. These skills lead to higher-paying entry-level jobs creating content for the web, social media, film, marketing, training and other purposes. Completing this degree will also help you fulfill the General Education requirements and get you on your way toward earning a bachelor’s degree in Communication with a Digital Media emphasis or a bachelor’s degree in Film Studies. You have a choice of earning either an (1) Associate of Science in Digital Media Production, (2) Associate of Arts in Digital Media Production, and (3) Associate of Applied Science in Digital Media Production. 

What You Will Learn

 

This program will teach you those skills employers want most, including:

·         Writing for digital media

·         Video editing skills to create content for the web, social media, film, marketing, training and other purposes

·         Producing audio and video content

·         Performing for audio and video productions

Students apply these skills in Communication classes associated with the converged media site, mywebermedia.com. Elective courses come from Art, Theater and Web. The culminating experience is a capstone course where students work on their resume, portfolio, and interviewing skills while becoming acquainted with the field of digital media and film production.

Program Requirements

Finish in Just Two Years

You can complete this degree in two years with 24 credits in Communication and 37 general education credits.

General Studies Requirements (37 credits):

  • ENGL 2010 (3 credits)
  • MATH 1030 QL (3 credits)
  • Diversity (3 credits)
  • Social Science SS (6 credits)
  • Humanities & Creative Arts CA (Select 9 credit hours - at least three (3) credit hours from Humanities and at least three (3) credit hours from Creative Arts)
  • American Institutions AI (3-6 credits)
  • Physical Sciences & Life Sciences PS (Select 9 credit hours - at least three (3) credit hours from Physical Sciences and at least three (3) credit hours from Life Sciences)
  • Information Literacy (1 credit)

Communication Core Requirements (18 credits):

 

Digital Media Production Electives (AA - 3 credits)


Digital Media Production Electives (AS - 6 credits) (AAS - 24 credits)


How To Declare Your Degree

  1. Complete the Declaration Form
  2. Email the completed form to communication@weber.edu

Get Involved

Advisors

Debbi Murphy
Academic Advisor
College of Arts & Humanities
801-626-6631
ddmurphy@weber.edu
Elizabeth Hall, Room 413A

To schedule an academic advising appointment with Debbi, go to: https://cahadvisor.youcanbook.me and select an appointment time.


Megan Alyse Olsen
Academic Advisor
College of Arts & Humanities
801-626-6664
meganolsen6@weber.edu
Elizabeth Hall, Room 413C

To schedule an academic advising appointment with Tricia, go to: https://cahadvisor.youcanbook.me and select an appointment time.


Nicholas Berg
Academic Advisor
College of Arts & Humanities
801-626-6687
nicholasberg@weber.edu
Elizabeth Hall, Room 413B

To schedule an academic advising appointment with Nick, go to: https://cahadvisor.youcanbook.me and select an appointment time.