The Digital Media Arts associate degree provides students the opportunity to gain fundamental skills in the application of digital tools to video, games, animations, design and graphics in a project-based, hands-on environment.
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The Digital Media Arts program at Bellevue College offers an Associate of Arts degree that features flexible courses of study intended to better meet the individual educational and occupational goals of our students. The degree consist of three main elements:
- a set of required fundamental or core courses that develop cross-discipline awareness and skills,
- a series of employment and portfolio courses designed to increase understanding of industry and preparation for entering the workplace and/or applying to four-year colleges, and
- a cluster of electives chosen to strengthen skills and produce portfolio materials that match student-specific goals.
Our students find entry-level jobs in a variety of industries including graphic and game design studios, film and video production houses, marketing and advertising firms, and as freelance contract designers and artists working with a variety of businesses inside and outside the design sector.