Jan 27, 2020  
UofM 2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
UofM 2019-2020 Graduate Catalog

Multimedia Storytelling Graduate Certificate


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The Graduate Certificate in Multimedia Storytelling offers students both practical and theorectical instruction in storytelling using multimedia technology: words, pictures, graphics, video, audio and social media. The certificate program emphasizes the technical expertise needed to create multimedia projects and the reporting and storytelling skills needed to create compelling content in today’s media market. 

Objectives of the program include:

  • Teach students the technical skills needed to produce multimedia projects in today’s media environment. Technical skills taught: writing, photography, video, design, audio and social media. 
  • Teach students how to create compelling content from a variety of sources, topics and fields.

Program Admission


Prospective students must submit the following in order to be considered for admission:

  • Application
  • Resume
  • Undergraduate transcript
  • Goal statement

Graduation Requirements


Students must complete four courses with at least a B in each course.

Retention Requirements


Each student will meet with the JRSM graduate director for advising each semester. The graduate director will review the students’ progress in the program and offer advice on how to proceed. Students are required to maintain a B average to remain in good academic standing at the university. No student will get credit for a course unless the students gets at least a B. Any course where less than a B in received will have to be taken again.  

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