A.A.S. in New Media Technology

New Media Technology – A.A.S. Degree Program

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE A.A.S. DEGREE

GENERAL EDUCATION CORE REQUIREMENTS Credits
EN-103* Writing for the New Media - 3
EN-102 English Composition II: Intro.  To Literature - 3
MA-301 Foundations of Mathematics - 3
––– Laboratory Science- 4
––– Social Sciences/History elective -6
––– Humanities elective - 3
Sub-total 22

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR
ET-504§ Operating Systems and System Deployment - 2
ET-704 Networking Fundamentals I - 4
ET-710§ Web Technology I: Building and Maintaining Web Sites – 4
ET-712 Web Client Programming: JavaScript – 3
AR-121 Two Dimensional Design – 3
AR-473 Electronic Imaging - 2
ME-200 Digital Audio for New Media - 3
Sub-total 21

ELECTIVES**
Select 17 credits from the following:
ET-481 Personal Computer Technology, Architecture, and Troubleshooting – 2
ET-505 Introduction to ‘C++’ Object Oriented Programming – 4
ET-506 Introduction to UNIX (LINUX) - 4
ET-507 Advanced ‘C++’ Object Oriented Programming - 4
ET-705 Networking Fundamentals II - 4
ET-706 Network Configuration I (Cisco CCNA 3) – 4
ET-707 Network Configuration II (Cisco CCNA 4) – 4
ET-714 Web Technologies II: Building Database-Driven Web Sites – 4
ET-716 Java Programming Technology - 4
ET-718 Database Technology - 3
ET-720 Advanced Web and Multimedia Programming Applications – 1
ET-728 Web Tech: XML - 4
ET-991 Cooperative Education - 1
ET-992 Cooperative Education - 1
AR-642§ Web Animation - 3
Sub-total 17

Total Credits Required............................................60

SUGGESTED SEQUENCE OF COURSES

Semester 1 Credits
EN-103* Writing for the New Media - 3
ET-504§ Operating Systems and System Deployment - 2
ET-710§ Web Technology I: Building and Maintaining Web Sites - 4
ET-712 Web Client Programming: JavaScript - 3
AR-121 Two Dimensional Design - 3
Sub-total 15

Semester 2

MA-301 Foundations of Mathematics - 3
ET-704 Network Design and Implementation - 4
AR-473 Electronic Imaging - 2
––– New Media Technology elective - 4
––– Social Sciences/History elective - 3
Sub-total 16

Semester 3
ME-200 Digital Audio Arts for New Media - 3
EN-102 English Composition II: Intro. to Literature - 3
––– New Media Technology elective - 4
––– Laboratory Science – 4
Sub-total 14

Semester 4
––– New Media Technology electives - 9
––– Humanities elective - 3
––– Social Sciences/History elective - 3
Sub-total 15

Total Credits Required.............................................60

A Certificate program in New Media Technology is also offered by the Department of Engineering Technology.

* Students may substitute EN-101 for EN-103; students can receive credit for only one of these courses.

** The following New Media Technology electives are highly recommended: AR-642, ET-714, ET-716, ET-718, ET-720, ET-991, 992.

§ Sections of this course denoted as “WI” may be taken to partially satisfy the Writing Intensive Requirement.

Two (2) Writing Intensive classes are required for the Associate degree.