BCST 119 Digital Media Skills (2.5)
Credit, Degree Applicable
A hands-on overview of computer operations, industry standard software, equipment common to digital video and audio production, media storage, and manipulation of video and audio media and the management of those files.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Demonstrate basic familiarity with software and basic operation/competency of Mac and Windows-based computer operating systems, file management, and networks/servers commonly used in audio/video/film/multimedia production.
- Outcome 2: Analyze internet issues including bandwidth and streaming protocols to successfully move media projects across platforms, between different software programs, and to convert to various formats.
- Outcome 3: Utilize foundational audio/video/film/multimedia production techniques as applied to creative media projects.
- Outcome 4: Demonstrate understanding of the issues and impact of new technology in the audio/video multimedia/television/radio and film industries, including analysis of different media formats and compression schemes, working with mixed-media, and delivery and distribution across multiple platforms.