Interactive Digital Media


Effective 1 June 2017 through 31 May 2018

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This page was modified on 13 October 2017.
Please see the Undergraduate Catalog Addendum to view changes that were made.

18 hours

This program is offered by the School of Communications/Electronic and Photographic Media Department.

This program is only being offered at the St. Louis and Gateway campuses.

Students learn critical skills and develop content for an interactive and digital media context. The acquisition of skills in content development and technical applications is important for students majoring in any field who want to share their ideas with others. The certificate in interactive digital media is only available to students who are not majoring in interactive digital media.

For information on general requirements for the certificate, see Certificate Program Policies and Procedures.

The U.S. Department of Education defines Gainful Employment program criteria and data requirements. View this program's Gainful Employment Disclosures at to see important information about the education debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Learning Outcomes

Successful graduates of this program will be able to:

  • Author and critique messages across all areas of mediated communications.
  • Demonstrate technical proficiency in interactive media skills.
  • Apply interactive techniques and theories in producing a portfolio of work.


  • This certificate consists of 18 required credit hours taken at Webster University.
  • Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses applied toward the certificate.
  • Minor may be taken in lieu of the certificate program. Students may choose to receive the minor or certificate but not both.

Required Courses

  • INTM 1600 Introduction to Interactive Digital Media (3 hours)
  • INTM 2200 Visual Design for Interactive Digital Media (3 hours)
    or INTM 2350 Digital Production Tools (3 hours)
  • INTM 3050 Information Architecture (3 hours)
  • INTM 3100 Introduction to Web Development (3 hours)
  • INTM 3200 Interface Design (3 hours)
  • INTM 3300 Animation Techniques and Practices for Interactive Media (3 hours)
    or INTM 2000 Strategic Writing for Interactive Media (3 hours)

This page was modified on 13 October 2017.
Please see the Undergraduate Catalog Addendum to view changes that were made.