Video & Web Production Cert. of Proficiency

Video & Web Production

Certificate of Proficiency

85 Credits

The Video and Web Production certificate educates and mentors students in the tools and techniques required to produce and distribute videos in the digital age. Students are trained to be well versed in a variety of software so that they can produce videos in both small and large-scale productions companies, as well as take on projects in a wide variety of genres including corporate video, documentary, narrative, music videos, and commercials.

Video and Web production certificate graduates will:

  • Be prepared to obtain an entry-level position in their field
  • Edit video in a wide variety of genres, including narrative, documentary, and commercials
  • Conceptualize story ideas and present them before an audience
  • Properly operate a video camera and sound equipment
  • Properly compress media for different distribution methods
  • Describe the importance of site navigation and usability in web design
  • Correctly write HTML code and create cascading style sheets (CSS)
  • Demonstrate technical proficiency and creative skills
  • Demonstrate critical thinking, teamwork, communication, intercultural appreciation, and technical and information literacy skills

Lake Washington Institute of Technology does not offer every course each quarter.  It is the student’s responsibility to discuss sequencing and work out their individual schedule with a counselor or advisor. Any developmental coursework a student may be required to complete may increase the program length.


Admission Dates: Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring

Program Requirements

ART 102 Beginning Two-Dimensional Design 5
MMDP 101 Digital Design Survey 4
MMDP 107 Digital Storytelling 5
MMDP 119 Video Prodcution 5
MMDP 120 Digital Content Delivery 5
MMDP 121 Vector Illustration 1 with Illustrator 4
MMDP 122 Image Editing 1 with Photoshop 4
MMDP 123 Multimedia Authoring with Flash 4
MMDP 133 Web Authoring with Dreamweaver 4
MMDP 139 Digital Video Editing  5
MMDP 153 Introduction to Web & Mobile Design 5
MMDP 159 Advanced Production and Editing 5
MMDP 160 Digital Sound 5
MMDP 170 Motions Graphics with After Effects 5

Academic Core Requirements - 15 credits

Written Communication 5
Quantitative Reasoning 5
Social Science 5
Total Program Credits85

See Academic Core for a list of all applicable courses for each of the categories listed above.