The Multimedia area of study prepares students interested in the concept, design, technologies, and practical aspects of multimedia creation, production, and delivery. Industry professionals pursue multimedia careers in the related fields of Advertising, Communication, Education, Graphic Design, Information Technologies, Marketing, and Publishing.
Associate in Arts (Transfer Program)
Total Credit Hours: 60
Select a course number below to see a course description.
Required General Education Courses
|ENGL 110||COMPOSITION I ||3|
|ENGL 111||COMPOSITION II  ||3|
|COMM 110||INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION: PRESENTATION AND THEORY ||3|
|SOCIAL SCIENCE **||3|
|SOCIAL SCIENCE *||3|
|SOCIAL SCIENCE *||3|
|LIFE SCIENCE *||3 to 4|
|PHYSICAL SCIENCE *||3 to 4|
|ART 151||ART HISTORY II ||3|
|MCOMM 224||HISTORY OF MOTION PICTURES ||3|
Required Program Courses
|MM 140||MULTIMEDIA PRODUCTION I ||3|
|MM 142||DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY ||3|
|MM 150||MULTIMEDIA THEORY ||3|
|MM 230||DIGITAL VIDEO PRODUCTION ||3|
|MM 241||MULTIMEDIA AUTHORING ||5|
|MCOMM 217||AUDIO PRODUCTION ||3|
|GRDSN 140||GRAPHIC DESIGN 1: FOUNDATIONS ||3|
* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts
** A three credit hour Global Perspectives (GP) course is required to graduate at most major universities. These courses are available at ICC within the social sciences and humanities electives. Please see your advisor to determine which GP course is applicable to the institution you wish to transfer to.
Completion of the Multimedia area of study prepares the student planning transfer to a baccalaureate degree program. Students intending transfer to related programs are strongly advised to develop and maintain a creative portfolio, which partly determines acceptance and placement at most senior colleges and universities.
Students enrolled in the Associate in Arts degree program must meet with their assigned academic advisor to plan a specific course schedule meeting Illinois Central College and personal requirements in addition to requirements for the institution to which transfer is intended.
Recommended Course Sequence
|Fall Semester 1||MM 140; GRDSN 140; ENGL 110; COMM 110|
|Spring Semester 1||MM 150; MCOMM 217; ENGL 111; Mathematics; Physical Science|
|Fall Semester 2||MM 142; MM 230; Life Science; Social Science; ART 151|
|Spring Semester 2||MM 241; MCOMM 224; Humanities; Social Science; Social Science|
Program Contact Information
Arts and Behavioral Sciences Department
Illinois Career Cluster
Education and Training