Digital Imaging Certificate

The mission of the Digital Imaging Certificate program is to prepare students for employment or upgrade existing job skills in the graphic communications industry by educating them in the fundamental concepts, knowledge, and hands-on techniques and skills of photography, lighting, and image manipulation.

Degree

Certificate (Certificate Program)
Total Credit Hours: 9

Program Requirements

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Required Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
GCOMM 235 DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY AND SCANNING FOR PUBLISHING  3
GCOMM 250 BEGINNING ADOBE PHOTOSHOP TECHNIQUES  3
GCOMM 251 ADVANCED ADOBE PHOTOSHOP TECHNIQUES   3

The Digital Imaging Certificate is one of four certificates that can be earned while working towards the Digital Publishing Certificate or Graphic Communications Associate in Applied Science degree.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1 GCOMM 235; GCOMM 250; GCOMM 251

Program Contact Information

Graphic Communications Program Coordinator
AIT Building
Room 209
(309) 694-5510

Illinois Career Cluster

Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications

Career Pathway:
Printing Technology