Digital Media Communications

As a digital media major, you will develop your skills in the classroom by undergoing technical training on professional equipment with certified instructors. You will participate in projects both in and out of the classroom in video production, web design, graphic design, digital audio, and digital photography. Each year, UVF’s Media Production Team – made up of UVF digital media faculty, staff, and students – provides video production services all over the country. Students can also participate in global digital media missions trips and travel nationwide to work at Christian conventions and events.

Bachelor’s Degrees

The Digital Media Studies program at the University of Valley Forge prepares students to possess a comprehensive understanding of electronic media, digital broadcasting, internet and social media as well as the ability to relate this knowledge in an ever-changing technological landscape. This major also includes hands-on instruction in a variety of locations, such as studios and live environments.

The Photography program at the University of Valley Forge prepares students to possess a comprehensive understanding of camera technologies, electronic media, digital broadcasting, and internet and social media as well as the ability to relate this knowledge in an ever-changing technological landscape. This major also includes hands-on instruction in a variety of locations, such as studios and live environments.

The Video Production program at the University of Valley Forge prepares students to possess a comprehensive understanding of video technologies, electronic media, digital broadcasting, film, and internet and social media as well as the ability to relate this knowledge in an ever-changing technological landscape. This major also includes hands-on instruction in a variety of locations, such as studios and live environments.

The Graphic Design program at the University of Valley Forge prepares students to possess a comprehensive understanding of design theory, aesthetic development, and communication outcomes, as well as the ability to relate this knowledge in an ever-changing technological landscape. Preparation also includes application and hands-on experience in a variety of design elements, such as graphic design, logo design, typography, corporate branding, and portfolio development.

The Recording Arts program at the University of Valley Forge prepares students to possess a comprehensive understanding of audio recording, music production, live sound reinforcement, electronic media, digital broadcasting, and internet and social media as well as the ability to relate this knowledge in an ever-changing technological landscape. This major also includes hands-on instruction in a variety of locations, such as studios and live environments.

Minors

DIGITAL MEDIA (19 CREDITS)

COM 143 Communication Theory 3 cr

DIG 263 Digital Design 3 cr

DIG 303 Video Productions and Technology I 3 cr

DIG 321 Webcasting, Streaming, and Podcasting 1 cr

MTN 263 Digital Audio 3 cr

Choose two: 6 Credits

COM 373 Design & Visual Language

DIG 243 Introduction to Photography

DIG 272 Introduction to Web Design

DIG 273 Web Design and Implementation

Master of Arts in Digital Media

The Master of Digital Media builds upon the strong foundation of undergraduate degrees available at the University of Valley Forge (UVF) in Digital Media Communications. You can expect a rigorous learning environment where a multiplicity of hardware and software technologies are employed to apply new media concepts and produce a variety of creative and strategic communications projects.

Campus Facilities for Digital Media Students

  • Digital Media Center 
  • Digital Audio Lab
  • Digital Media Classroom
  • Digital Media Project Lab
  • Photography Studio

  • Storyboard / Collaboration Room
  • Digital Media Production Studio
  • 2 Pro Tools HD Recording Studios
  • Film Viewing Room
  • Mobile Media Command Center (mMCC) — our 48’ Digital Media Semi-Trailer

Potential Career Opportunities

  • Motion graphics and print design
  • Record producing
  • Audio engineering
  • Directing
  • Photography
  • Product Photography
  • Technical directing
  • Camera operation

  • Producing
  • Marketing
  • Social Media
  • Graphic Design
  • Freelance Design
  • Real Estate Photography
  • Luxury Vehicle Photography

If you see yourself wanting to pursue a degree in digital media communications, check out a degree from UVF!

 

For more information, contact Department Chair
Professor Leone Bilotta, M.M.

l_bilotta@valleyforge.edu
610.917.1483