Digital Media Production Courses

Code Course Credits

DMP 215

Digital Media Production I

Offered: Fall and Spring Semesters

Understanding the principles and elements of video: the camera, lighting, direction, editing, sound. Practice in making a video composition.

Students may not earn credit for both DMP 215 and its former number COM 215 Digital Video Production.


DMP 315

Digital Media Production II

Offered: Spring Semesters

This course extends the skills introduced in DMP 215 - Digital Media Production I by allowing students to produce original, in-depth projects. Students will further develop mastery of single-camera production techniques and improve competency in the areas of storytelling, design, sound, and editing.

Prerequisite(s): DMP 215 and DMP 320


DMP 320

Writing for Digital Media

Offered: Fall Semesters

This course enables students to learn the fundamentals of screenplay writing in film, television, sketch, animation, and web format. We will also touch upon writing for blogs, podcasts, and news reporting.


DMP 475

Digital Media Internship

Offered: Fall and Spring Semesters

Experience in the practice of media production complementary to the work done in courses.

Prerequisite(s): DMP 215; A 3.0 GPA in the minor or permission of Program Director
Must complete the "U.S. Internship Request for Approval" process found under the myPlans tab in myHill to register for this Internship.


DMP 497

Thesis Film Project

Offered: Fall and Spring Semesters

Students will produce their final film projects under the guidance of the course instructor and will screen their completed works for on campus for the Stonehill community.

Prerequisite(s): DMP 315, DMP 320, and Junior Standing