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Associate of Applied Business 


Digital Content Creation

The digital content creation program at BGSU Firelands provides students with both practical and theoretical instruction, preparing them for a dynamic career in creating digital media content for business promotion. In an era where electronic media plays a crucial role in business and industry, this program opens the door to a multitude of employment opportunities. 

Why study digital content creation at BGSU Firelands in Ohio?

  • Extensive hands-on computer laboratory and “real-world” experiences 
  • Embrace various types of media, including web design, digital imaging, photography, and video editing.
  • Integrate traditional communication aspects with the implementation of digital media technologies 
  • Gain business knowledge to help support advertising, social media and other marketing efforts.

Career – what can you do with a degree in digital content creation?

Graduates of the Associate of Applied Business in digital content creation program at BGSU Firelands are equipped with the skills needed to thrive in the digital world. Embark on a journey that combines creativity with technology, preparing you for a thriving career. 

Career paths

  • Digital media producer 
  • Marketing specialist 
  • Content creator 
  • Web designer 
  • Interactive digital designer/specialist 
  • Graphic designer 
  • Videographer 
  • Photographer 
  • Digital marketer 
  • Project manager 

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The digital content creation program allows students the opportunity to study a number of different types of media, including web design, digital imaging, photography, and video editing. The digital content creation program embraces traditional aspects of communication such as written and visual communication while at the same time providing instruction in the implementation of modern digital media technologies. Students learn to solve visual problems focused in the business and marketing industries.

Required courses

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Sample courses

  • Introduction to Visual Communication Technology 
  • Problem Solving for Visual Media 
  • Concepts of Visual Communication 
  • Social Media Strategy for Small Business 
  • Video Fundamentals 
  • Photography 
  • Front-End Web Development 

BGSU Firelands

Digital Content Creation is part of the Applied Sciences at BGSU Firelands

Updated: 05/09/2024 04:41PM