to communicate utilizing audio, text, graphics, animation and video
mixed in a digital format has expanded beyond expectations. The
source of these changes is the revolution in digital electronics
or as it is commonly known, multimedia.
multimedia is exploding as a new communication technology. New products
both in hardware and software have created a new industry with opportunities
for exciting careers in advertising, marketing, development, sales,
education, business and corporate communications.
Production program at LCC emphasizes industrial, business, marketing,
communications and educational applications, including development
on the World Wide Web.
program builds on LCCs current Communication Arts options
in print journalism, advertising and public relations, broadcasting
and television. The Multimedia Production program runs in 60 consecutive
weeks, allowing students to complete their education in less time
than the traditional two years.
Jan. 4, 2000
day to Withdraw
Day of Lectures
6, Oct. 11, Nov. 11
22, July 3, Aug. 16
are accepted into the Multimedia Production program for the Fall
or Winter terms.
Applicants are required to have an Alberta High School Diploma or
equivalent with a minimum 60% in English 30 or English 33 or equivalent.
Applicants are also required to achieve a minimum 60th percentile
in Reading and Sentence Skills sections of Computerized Placement
Test or equivalent.
applicants are assessed on past education and work experience. Communication
Arts places high emphasis on history, government and current affairs.
- All program
assignments must be typed. Lack of keyboarding skill could inhibit
Applicants are interviewed by the department to assess personal
motivation and work attitudes. During the interview, all Applicants
must write a 500 word composition demonstrating knowledge of the
media area they intend to study. The paper is assessed by the department
on research content, organizational and grammar skills, word usage,
sentence construction and transitions.
All fees are
approximate and are based on a full credit load for each program
(the number of credits may depend upon the elective courses selected)
and is subject to change. Costs of books and supplies are estimated.
Supply costs include only the specialized materials and equipment
needed for the program and not basic stationery supplies. The LCC
Studentsı Association fees are subject to change. For more detailed
information on tuition fee calculation and other fees, students
are advised to consult the FEES section of this Calendar.
into this program have the opportunity to apply related employment,
volunteer, educational or training experiences toward the completion
of the program. For information on Prior Learning Assessment, students
should contact the Registrarıs Office.
awarded a Multimedia Production Diploma upon successful completion
of 88 credits
Multimedia Production program will provide business and industry
with trained employees and consultants to meet their training, marketing,
and advertising objectives. Graduates will find employment in the
rapidly expanding marketplace which includes video and multimedia
production companies and graphic and imaging centres. As well, students
will develop skills to be successful entrepreneurs in their own
enterprises and as consultants to business and industry.
at this time.
may be offered in different sequence)
Term I Hours/Week Credits.
CAP 151 Media Research and Writing (4-0) 4
CAP 173 Introduction to Computer Fundamentals (1-2) 3
CMM 121 Basic Television and Audio (1-1) 2
CMM 150 Introduction to Graphics Design (1-3) 4
CMM 152 The Influence of Communication (3-0) 3
CMM 155 Introduction to Digital Video (1-3) 4
CMM 156 Introduction to Digital Audio (1-3) 4
Total 24 Credits
Term II Hours/Week
CAP 158 Communication Process (3-0) 3
CAP 161 Producing & Script Writing (3-0) 3
CMM 154 Introduction to Multimedia Programming (2-2) 4
CMM 160 Introduction to Multimedia Principles and Design (2-2) 4
CMM 170 Web Development & HTML Programming (1-2) 3
CMM 250 Advanced Computer Graphics (1-3) 4
ORG 251 Entrepreneurship and Small Business (3-0) 3
Total 24 Credits
Term III Hours/Week
CAP 280 Marketing & PR in Multimedia (3-0) 3
CMM 275 Animation and 3D Modelling (4-0) 4
CMM 276 Advanced Multimedia Programming (1-3) 4
CMM 277 Introduction to Computer-based Training (1-3) 4
CMM 280 Integrating Authoring (1-3) 4
CMM 281 Portfolio Design (1-2) 3
CMM 290 Contemporary Issues in Multimedia (2-0) 2
Total 24 Credits
Term IV Hours/Week
CMM 216 Practicum I (0-8) 8
CMM 217 Project Integration (2-0) 2
CMM 218 Practicum II (0-8) 8
Total 18 Credits
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