Minor in Digital Media Production

The digital media production minor emphasizes hands-on, experiential learning in Merrimack’s video and audio production spaces, the Mac Lab and out in the field.

You will learn about current media production operations and various skills, such as pre-production planning, shot composition, lighting, recording audio, using cameras both out in the field and in the studio, and post-production editing techniques. Minors complete five courses for a total of 18-20 credits. 

Program Requirements

  • COM 2401 - Introduction to Media 

Core Course - must take at least three:

  • COM 3322 - Radio Production
  • COM 3422 - Introduction to Television Production 
  • COM 3423 - Field Production
  • DES 2850 - Videography
  • COM 3424 - Pre & Post Production
  • COM 3450 - Basic Digital Photography

Alternative Course - no more than one:

  • COM 3360 - Visual Communication
  • COM 3420 - The Film Experience
  • COM 3586 - Sports Communication
  • DES 2830 - Graphic Design Studio I
  • DES 2840 - Visual Storytelling