Media Communications Associate of Applied Science - Online

Environment
online
Degree Type
Associate of Applied Science
Program Length
48 weeks
Total Credit Hours
62
Overview

The Media Communications curriculum at Full Sail University prepares you with extensive knowledge to understand and contribute to the field of media communications and to use new media communication technologies. You will survey critical approaches to contemporary media-related issues and communication theory while working within a project-based learning curriculum. You will be immersed in a supportive environment that fosters the development of the strategies and skills necessary to succeed in today’s dynamic media industries. The courses in the Media Communications curriculum are designed to prepare you for a wide variety of careers in media and associated fields where media knowledge and skills are an integral part of their operations.

Objective

Associate of Applied Science  Dramatic changes in communication and technology have influenced every aspect of human culture, including family life, politics, business, international relations, religion, education, entertainment, and recreation. The Media Communications Associate of Applied Science degree program prepares you to recognize, embrace, and strategically manage the inevitable changes in the media landscape. Through this career-focused education, you will acquire the skills you need to best utilize today’s media, share knowledge and information, and maximize audience response. You will practice proper research methods, learn the theories and practices of communication, and learn how to edit for the web. Changes in the media industry are contemplated and reflected throughout the degree program’s curriculum.

Note: Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree programs are designed to prepare students for entry into technical and professional fields. A.A.S. degree programs are fully transferable into related Full Sail University bachelor’s programs. The transferability of credit from Full Sail to another institution is at the discretion of the accepting institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits will be accepted by another college.