Digital Publishing

Degree offered

Certificate of Achievement in Digital Publishing

Credits required 25

Dean

Sarmad Saman, sarmad.saman@bristolcc.edu

Program contact

Priscilla Grocer, Department Chair and Professor of Computer Information Systems, priscilla.grocer@bristolcc.edu

Program Code:

Program Goals Statement

This certificate prepares students to work in digital publishing. It would be an asset for those with a background in education, business, or other fields who want to update or extend their skills so that they may become well versed in developing materials and content for distribution online and on mobile devices.

Program information

  • Students who complete this certificate will have utilized industry-standard software
  • Students who complete this certificate may consider expanding their knowledge via additional options within the Computer Information Systems Department

Hints for Successful Completion

Students must have a computer, access to Adobe software, and an internet connection.

After Bristol

  • Graduates develop materials in a variety of industries that utilize mobile and other digital media or may work independently as contractors or consultants to move content online.

Program Requirements

Program Courses

BUS 115Fundamentals of an Enterprise

1 credit

CIS 162Applications for Web Development

3 credits

CIT 131Business Creativity

3 credits

CIT 175Print and Digital Publishing

3 credits

CIT 134Social Media and the Web

3 credits

CIT 170Digital Experience Management

3 credits

CIT 243Game and Sound Production

3 credits

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:62-65

Choose one of the following electives

CIS 122Internet Developer

3 credits

CED 210Cooperative Work Experience

3 credits

COM 157Television Production

3 credits

ENG 215Technical Writing

3 credits

MAR 255Advertising Principles

3 credits

MAN 154Small Business Management

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:40-43
Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1
BUS 115Fundamentals of an Enterprise

1 credit

CIT 131Business Creativity

3 credits

CIT 175Print and Digital Publishing

3 credits

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:10-13
Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2
CIS 162Applications for Web Development

3 credits

CIT 134Social Media and the Web

3 credits

CIT 243Game and Sound Production

3 credits

CIT 170Digital Experience Management

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:12

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