2017-2018 Program Requirements AADVP

Digital Video Production (AADVP)

Associate in Arts Degree


The Associate in Arts Degree in Digital Video Production provides students with specialized training to develop proficiency in advanced and professional video production. Emphasis is placed on integrating content creation with Web skills.


Eastern Michigan University, BS degree.

Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: View Articulation Agreements

Contact Information

Business/Computer Technologies
Digital Media Arts Dept
Matthew Zacharias


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First Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
ENG 111   Composition I 4
Elective(s)   Speech 3
HUM 120 or Introduction to Film  
HUM 150 or International Cinema  
HUM 185   The Horror Film 3
VID 105   Foundations in Digital Video I 4
Total 14
Second Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
HUM 160   American Film 3
VID 125   Foundations in Digital Video II 4
VID 180 or Television Studio I  
VID 270   Documentary Video Production 3 - 4
VID 255   Green Screen I 3
Elective(s)   Math 3 - 4
Total 16 - 18
Third Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
ENG 226   Composition II 3
Elective(s)   Social and Behavioral Science 1 3
VID 210 or Screenplays  
VID 240   Digital Cinematography 3
VID 276   Video Graphics I 3
    Select a course from the VID discipline 3
Total 15
Fourth Semester
Class   Title Minimum Credits
Elective(s)   Natural Sciences 4
Elective(s)   Social and Behavioral Science 2 3
VID 203   Web Video 3
VID 295   Portfolio and Project Seminar 3
    Elective as needed to reach a minimum of 60 credit hours. 2
Total 15
Total Credits Required
60 - 62


Students following the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA) should select a second MTA-approved Natural Science course from two different disciplines and a second Arts and Humanities course from two different disciplines.