Digital Media / Multimedia Design Technology

Bring life to the world around you through color and design.

Introduction:

This program provides technical skill proficiency and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills, and occupation-specific skills, and knowledge of all aspects of the Arts A/V Technology and Communication career cluster.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Create graphics and animation using software and illustrations
  • Work with a team of animators and artists to create a movie, game, or visual effect
  • Research projects to help create realistic designs or animations
  • Develop storyboards that map out key scenes in animations
  • Edit animations and effects on the basis of feedback from directors, other animators, game designers, or clients
  • Meet with clients, other animators, games designers, directors, and other staff to review deadlines and development time lines

Career Opportunities:

  • Art Directors
  • Craft and Fine Artists
  • 3D Animators

Employment Outlook:

Employment of digital media/multimedia designers is expected to grow 7% through the year 2024. Projected growth will be due to increased demand for animation and visual effects in video games, movies, and television.

Salary:

The average wage for this career is $29.50 hourly and $61,370 annually.

Location and Hours:

  • The English Center (Certificate – 1050 Hours)
  • Miami Coral Park Adult Education Center (Certificate – 1050 Hours)
  • North Miami Adult Education Center (Certificate – 1050 Hours)
  • Robert Morgan Educational Center & Technical College (Certificate – 1050 Hours)

Commercial Arts & 3D Animation