Digital Media Certificate
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Message from the Curriculum Chair
The Digital Media Certificate allows you to design a concentrated course of study in Animation, Graphic Design or Photography. The program is best for individuals interested in developing basic professional competence in those fields of digital art and design. Classes provide a strong foundation in studio practice, including an introduction to basic software skills, as well as history and theory. The Mentored Portfolio course focuses on portfolio development and career preparation.
All courses within the Digital Media Certificate are taught by professional artists and designers who are leaders in their field; they will help you to nurture your creativity while inspiring you to do your best. Their expert knowledge will prepare you to meet the challenges of a professional career in art and design.
The Digital Media Certificate has facilities at two campuses. The Valhalla campus has studios for drawing, digital media, and photography. The Center for the Digital Arts in Peekskill offers courses in drawing and digital media.
Alumni from our program have used their enhanced skills and portfolios to secure internships and jobs at multiple companies including Nike, The Economist, Blue Sky Studios, and NowThis.
Information about the chair
Contact InformationPhone: 914-606-8908 Office location: AAB - Room 205 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Title(s): Instructor of Photography Department/Division: School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Degree Information:
- Hunter College, The State Universities of New York, Master of Fine Arts, June 8, 2005, New York, NY
- Skowhegan School of Painting and Drawing, Skowhegan, Maine, Summer of 2001
- The Ohio State University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, with distinction in Arts, June 13, 1997, Columbus, OH
- Beginning Drawing
- Digital Photography 1
- Digital Photography 2
- Digital Fundamentals for Photographers
- Art as Visual Experience
- Visual Arts Seminar
Program Learning Outcome
About Westchester Community College
Nearly 33% of Westchester Community College students receive some form of financial aid. Financial Aid is available to students who qualify. In addition, the Westchester Community College Foundation offers $1.6 million in scholarships annually.
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We’re accessible: Public transit-friendly main campus and extension locations. Online classes for wherever you are. Valhalla (main campus); extension sites in New Rochelle, Mount Vernon, Yonkers, Shrub Oak, Mahopac, Ossining, Port Chester and Peekskill (Center for the Digital Arts) and White Plains (Center for the Arts).