Associate of Arts Degree in Digital Design & Production

The College offers an Associate of Arts Degree in Digital Design & Production, as well as courses leading to transfer. Students earning an associate’s degree in DDP may pursue entry-level positions as graphic designers or may choose to continue their study in the discipline toward a bachelor’s or graduate degree. COD has transfer agreements with California State Universities in this discipline/program. However, transfer requirements at four-year colleges and universities vary from institution to institution; students should consult with a counselor for specific information regarding the transfer requirements of their preferred college or university.

Required CoursesUnits
DDP 001AComputer Graphics 1A3
DDP 001BComputer Graphics 1B3
DDP 002Computer Graphics 23
DDP 010Graphic Design I3
DDP 011Graphic Design II3
DDP 020New Media I3
Electives
Select 24 units from the following with advisor approval:24
New Media II
Digital Photography
Applied Digital Photography
Beginning Drawing & Composition
Basic Design & Color
Introduction To Art
Beginning Black & White Photography
Computer Literacy
Website Design
Digital Audio I
Required Subtotal18
Elective Subtotal24
COD General Education Pattern (confer with Advisor)18
Kinesiology Activities2
DEGREE TOTAL62