Media Production

The Media Production Certificate offers students a carefully tailored program in digital media practices including video production and audio production in the field and studio, broadcasting, and new media. The certificate provides technical training while building skills in multiple models of storytelling and creative expression, including narrative, documentary, and experimental forms. Courses in the program also link practical and applied work with theoretical concepts in film and media studies.

Certificate Requirements

JASS 248Storytelling Across Media4
JASS 350Introduction to Media Production4
JASS 410Directing & Editing Capstone4
JASS 312Media Performance & Studio Production4
or JASS 305 Podcasting
or JASS 309 Video for Social Media
or JASS 315 Media Production for Metropolitan Community
or JASS 345 Audio Production
or JASS 405 Storytelling, Experiments, and Play
or JASS 406 Documentary & Photojournalism
or JASS 467 Script-Writing Workshop
Total Credit Hours16


1. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required for courses in the certificate.

2. No pass/fail classes allowed in the certificate.

3. Maximum of 8 credits of transfer courses allowed.

4. Maximum of 12 credits may share with the Journalism and Media Production major.

5. Sharing with other minors/concentrations allowed.

6. Maximum of 8 credits may share with other certificates.