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 251 ADVANCED ADOBE PHOTOSHOP TECHNIQUES   3
GCOMM 250 BEGINNING ADOBE PHOTOSHOP TECHNIQUES  3
GCOMM 235 DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY AND SCANNING FOR PUBLISHING  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
Spring Semester 1GCOMM 251

Program Contact Information

Professor John Baggett
Graphic Communications Program Coordinator
AIT Building
Room 209
(309) 694-5147

Illinois Career Cluster

Arts, Audio/Video Technology and Communications

Career Pathway:
Printing Technology