Multimedia Journalism Certificate
If you are a working newspaper, magazine or broadcast journalist and hold at least an associate’s degree, we will help you retrain to be a contemporary multimedia journalist. You’ll be equipped with a flexible skill set and solid knowledge about how to work with digital and online media platforms.
What Will I Learn?
You will learn how to combine the stories they report and write with images, video and sound to create engaging journalistic pieces in an interactive, digital environment. Multimedia-specific courses give you the opportunity to:
- Design and build websites, becoming fluent in the latest versions of HTML and CSS
- Create multimedia projects using broad-based digital skills that include software such as InDesign, Fireworks, Photoshop, Notepad++, Dreamweaver, WordPress, Sony Movie Studio and Audacity
- Learn how to shoot video and capture audio with college-supplied camcorders and audio recorders
- Gain practical experience through class projects, practicums and internships