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What Can I Do With A Degree In Multimedia?

Average Annual Salary in Multimedia Careers:

At entry level, you can earn $18 to $25 per hr as a Temporary / Consultant employee and $25,000 to 35,000 annually + benefits. Salary will depend on the career position chosen.

Necessary Education for Multimedia Careers:

A bachelor's degree is required for most entry level positions; although some entry-level technical positions may only require an associate degree. In addition to postsecondary training in graphic design, creativity, and communication and problem solving skills are crucial.

What is Multimedia in a nutshell?

Designers turn ideas and information into eye catching visuals that grab the reader's attention.

Types of Multimedia jobs:

Multimedia graduates can enter a wide range of careers both inside and outside IT.

  • Computer Games
  • Games/Multimedia/Graphics Recruitment Agencies
  • Animation
  • Virtual Reality/3D Modelling
  • Web Design
  • New Media (Internet Consultancies)
  • Multimedia
  • Education
  • Graphic Designer / Multimedia Developer

Multimedia Instructional Designers specialize in the use of technology and media elements to enhance the learning process.

Multimedia Skills & Responsibilities

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • In Design
  • Photoshop
  • Apple Final Cut Pro
  • Avid audio production software
  • Macromedia Director and Flash
  • Media management tools

People in Multimedia jobs decide the most useful and inexpensive way of getting a message across in print, electronic, and film media using a variety of methods such as color, type, illustration, photography, animation, and various print and layout techniques.

Future Outlook for Multimedia:

Employment of graphic designers is expected to grow about as fast as average for all occupations through the year 2014, as demand for graphic design continues to increase from advertisers, publishers, and computer design firms.


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