Academic Programs

Video & Media Production

Associate of Applied Science Degree
Program Description
Sioux City Campus

The Video and Media Production program presents the techniques and technologies of video and film production as they are implemented in the film, video, television, and interactive media industries. Through a combination of hands-on exercises, lecture. group projects, and real-world applications, students are introduced to video production with industry standard tools. Familiarity with professional standards and the aesthetic considerations of video and film production are emphasized. Skills students will acquire include the ability to shoot and edit video, lighting techniques for location and studio productions, and basic scripting for television and film. Graduates are prepared to seek entry-level employment in the broadcast and cable television and video production industry.

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience.............................................. 1

ELE 101 Industrial Safety.......................................................... 1

CIN 104 Media Production and Equipment.............................. 3

CIN 106 Introduction to Editing Software................................. 2

CIN 117 Introduction to Motion Graphics................................. 2

MUS 285 Audio Production and Equipment I............................. 3

MMS 101 Mass Media................................................................ 3


CIN 116 Management and Operations..................................... 3

CIN 118 Technical Production in Media.................................... 3

CIN 125 Integrated Motion Graphics and Video....................... 2

CIN 126 Video Field Production................................................ 3

CIN 161 Video Practicum I........................................................ 1

COM 723 Workplace Communications....................................... 3


CIN 127 Live Video Production................................................. 3

CIN 162 Video Practicum II....................................................... 2

MUS 302 Studio Production in Mass Communication............... 3

MMS 132 Writing for the Mass Media......................................... 3

GRA 140 Digital Imaging............................................................ 3

SMM 101 Social Media Explored................................................ 3


CIN 135 Advanced Motion Graphics and Video....................... 3

CIN 145 Marketing and Advertising for Media.......................... 3

CIN 163 Video Practicum III...................................................... 2

MMS 265 Mass Communications Law....................................... 3

PSY 102 Human and Work Relations........................................ 3

MAT 772 Applied Math.............................................................. 3

CIN 932 Internship.................................................................... 3



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Chris Mansfield, Ext 2315, Room B205, chris.mansfield@witcc.edu
Michael Rohlena MFA, Ext 3217, Room B110, michael.rohlena@witcc.edu
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