New Media Studies

Associate in Applied Science

This degree serves students who seek a career in new media production, but may not be interested transferring to a baccalaureate program. Strong emphasis is given to the planning and production of various types of digital media such as: audio, video, graphics, Web pages, Web sites, and photographs, while building a strong foundation in reading and writing. Students will explore a variety of career choices including radio, television, and Web and graphic design. Upon graduation, employment opportunities may include production assistant, Webmaster, and creative services positions at various media outlets including newspapers, magazines, and radio and television stations.

For additional program information, please contact faculty advisor, Bojan Zilovic, at (609) 343-4959/bzilovic@atlantic.edu or James Taggart, at (609) 343-4950/jtaggart@atlantic.edu.

Upon Completion of this program students will be able to:

  • Prepare a pre-production plan;
  • Produce multimedia content;
  • Evaluate a production process;
  • Develop web pages;
  • Design graphic materials;
  • Generate and edit audio content;
  • Generate and edit video content.
Courses Credits
GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES
When a General Education course is not specified, refer to the list of approved General Education courses.
ENGL101-Composition I
3
ENGL102-Composition II
3
General Education Mathematics course
4
General Education Science course
4
CISM125-Introduction to Computers
3
General Education Humanities or Social Science course
3
TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION CREDITS
20
PROGRAM COURSES
ARTS116-Graphic Design
3
ARTS135-Art with Computers
3
BUSN102-Principles of Marketing 3
CISM163-Web Page Design
3
CISM190-Social Media for Business 3
COMM104-Introduction to Public Relations
3
COMM120-Public Speaking 3
ENGL220-Creative Writing I
3
TVRF103-Television Production I 3
TVRF180-Radio Production I 3
TVRF203-Television Production II 3
TVRF230-Visual Communication
3
TVRF280-Radio Production II 3
TVRF290-New Media Studies Capstone Portfolio 1
Choose: TVRF295-Internship in New Media Studies or any other CISM, GIST or OSTM course 3
Program Elective

Choose one: 

ARTS100-Color and 2-D Design

ARTS128-Introduction to Photographic Methods

ARTS110-Fundamental Drawing

CISM185-Special Topics in Information Technology

3
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS
46
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE
66
(NMED) Effective Fall 2014