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Digital Graphic Design

  • Barbara Hubbard
    Acting Dean, Hum & Fine Arts
    SE
    (727) 394-6011 (TTY/TDD) (TTY)

    Jonathan Steele
    Dean, Humanities & Fine Arts
    CL
    (727) 791-5987
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  • Continuing Your Education

    Our digital media certificates transfer to specific sub-plans of our A.S. degree in Digital Arts, Media and Interactive Web Design. This 64-credit-hour degree can benefit you if you're working in the field and want to update your design and computer skills.

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  • Certificate

    Learn the latest in digital media like 2-D and interactive web concepts. With our programs, you'll be prepared to work with software for desktop design, publishing and presentations in secretarial, technical, design and professional positions that require web-based, digital media and print quality graphics.

    What you will learn:

    • Layout, design, typography and digital graphic techniques to solve specific communication challenges
    • How to correlate form and content in creative design solutions
    • How to optimize image output for print, web and multimedia publishing through resolution, color management, image and texture creation
    • How to create special effects using the latest design software.
  • Facilities

    Learn your craft using the latest software technology, including Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro, Avid Pro Tools and Logic Pro 9. A full working studio is decked out with a green screen, a sound-proof audio editing booth and high-end iMacs with video editing decks that are run through 42-inch LCD monitors. Each year, digital media students can compete in the Semmy Awards, an annual event open to all SPC and high school students.

    Software includes:

    • Adobe Creative Cloud: including Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects and Audition
    • Maya
    • Alice
    • Unity-design3
    • Final Cut Pro X
    • Avid Media Composer
  • Classes

    The following classes can be taken as part of our certificate and degree programs, can help satisfy the elective requirements for the Associate in Arts degree or meet the common prerequisites for your chosen four-year major.

  • Careers

    Our programs can prepare you for the following careers:

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    • SPC Career Pathways - A partnership between SPC and the Pinellas County School Board that gives high school students free college credit for high school and technical programs.

    By the numbers

    • Occupational Outlook Handbook – Job profiles covering hundreds of occupations from the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics
    • Career One Stop - Tools for job seekers, students, businesses, and career professionals from the U.S. Department of Labor
    • What People Are Asking - Florida job and wage data for specific areas from Florida's Labor Market Statistics Center