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Visual Communications A.A.S. – Electronic Media Technology

This program prepares students for entry-level technical support positions in the arts, entertainment, educational/instructional media, marketing/public relations and for business/industry experience in planning and executing visual programming.

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REQUIRED COURSES

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Lab Science Gen. Ed. Requirement (4 credits): Courses satisfying this requirement must be taken from the list of Approved General Education Lab Science courses (course type: GSCL).
  • Social Science Gen Ed (3 credits): Courses satisfying this requirement must be taken from the list of Approved General Education Social Science courses (course type: GSOC).
  • Elective — Gen Ed (3 credits): Courses satisfying this requirement must be taken from the list of Approved General Education courses for communication (GCOM), mathematics (GMAT), lab science (GSCL), technological competency or information literacy (GTEC), social science (GSOC), humanities (GHUM), history (GHIS) or diversity (GDIV) (course types: GCOM, GDIV, GHIS, GHUM, GMAT, GSCL or GTEC).
  • Mathematics Gen Ed (3 credits): Courses satisfying this requirement must be taken from the list of Approved General Education Mathematics courses (course type: GMAT).
  • Career Electives (to meet required 64 credits): 7 – 10 crs BUSN 270 Principles of Advertising (3 cr.), COCG 162 Design Fundamentals (3 cr.), COCG 163 Photoshop (3 cr.), COMM 192 Voice and Diction (3 cr.), COMM 272 Public Relations and Publicity (3 cr.), COMM 278 Mass Media and the Public Mind (3 cr.), COPH 181 Basic Digital Photography (3 cr.), COPH 207 Digital Journalism and Picture Editing (3 cr.), FILM 200 Understanding Film (3 cr.).

For more information

Contact: Lee Kobus
Phone: 732-255-0400, Ext. 439.
Email: lkobus@ocean.edu

REQUIRED COURSES

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Lab Science Gen. Ed. Requirement (4 credits): Courses satisfying this requirement must be taken from the list of Approved General Education Lab Science courses (course type: GSCL).
  • Social Science Gen Ed (3 credits): Courses satisfying this requirement must be taken from the list of Approved General Education Social Science courses (course type: GSOC).
  • Elective — Gen Ed (3 credits): Courses satisfying this requirement must be taken from the list of Approved General Education courses for communication (GCOM), mathematics (GMAT), lab science (GSCL), technological competency or information literacy (GTEC), social science (GSOC), humanities (GHUM), history (GHIS) or diversity (GDIV) (course types: GCOM, GDIV, GHIS, GHUM, GMAT, GSCL or GTEC).
  • Mathematics Gen Ed (3 credits): Courses satisfying this requirement must be taken from the list of Approved General Education Mathematics courses (course type: GMAT).
  • Career Electives (to meet required 64 credits): 7 – 10 crs BUSN 270 Principles of Advertising (3 cr.), COCG 162 Design Fundamentals (3 cr.), COCG 163 Photoshop (3 cr.), COMM 192 Voice and Diction (3 cr.), COMM 272 Public Relations and Publicity (3 cr.), COMM 278 Mass Media and the Public Mind (3 cr.), COPH 181 Basic Digital Photography (3 cr.), COPH 207 Digital Journalism and Picture Editing (3 cr.), FILM 200 Understanding Film (3 cr.).

For more information

Contact: Lee Kobus
Phone: 732-255-0400, Ext. 439.
Email: lkobus@ocean.edu

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CAREERS IN VISUAL COMMUNICATION WITH TECH ELECTRONIC MEDIA  TECH OPTION

Blogger
Venue AV Producer/Director (Video Walls at ballparks and arenas)
Script Writer
Public Relations Porducer (infomercials, Video News releases)
Webcaster

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