Create Your Future with Digital Arts

Learn the skills you need to become a Digital Artist from UNM Continuing Education. We offer non-credit classes that teach the skills you need to get a job as a graphic designer, web designer/developer, photographer, film-maker or music producer. Courses are taught at times convenient for you, in our state-of-the-art computer labs. Digital Arts instructors are working professionals in their respective fields, and best of all, parking is free! Come join us for one of these upcoming classes, or find another course by visiting our website.

Digital SLR Techniques

CameraImprove your digital SLR skills through a deeper understanding of how the digital imaging system works, and enhance your creative control over the image in printing and electronic/web display. Topics include: The Camera, including controls, lenses and accessories; The Negative, including the sensor, RAW files, histograms and creative control; and The Print, including in-camera and post-processing manipulations to achieve your desired final product. Note: Bring your camera, manual, and extra batteries to class.

Starts March 7th

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Online Portfolios with InDesign

Looking Out the WindowAn online portfolio is a must for designers and anyone who creates visual media. Learn how to showcase your work by creating an online portfolio using InDesign’s interactive features–all without knowing any code! Topics include creating galleries, buttons, hyperlinks, animation, and adding audio and video for a truly dynamic interactive portfolio. Students will create an online portfolio in class.

Starts March 12th

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Marketing with Social Media

Social MediaExpand awareness for your business or job search by combining traditional and social media. Market 24/7 with an Internet storefront showcasing who you are and what you do. Learn about a range of tactics that can help you stand out: Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, plus social bookmarking, blogs, YouTube and many other options that add exposure to your website. Take charge of your Internet reputation. Focus on strategies for distinguishing your company from that of your competition or ways to stand out as a job applicant.

Starts March 5th

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JavaScript: Beginning

Javascript CodeBuild dynamic and interactive web pages using JavaScript. Develop a familiarity with fundamental scripting concepts such as objects, properties, and methods. Learn how to create image rollovers and pop-up windows, and use the Document Object Model (DOM) for basic form validation.

Starts March 18th

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Writing Creative Copy for Print and Web Media

lightbulbEnhance your company’s image with copy that sparkles, attracts attention and wins new customers. Learn the basics of copywriting techniques for print advertisements, direct mail, broadcast, sales literature, public relations and electronic media. Emphasis is placed on developing a creative strategy, market position and segmentation, writing for the buying cycle, messaging and persuasive writing. In addition, we analyze landmark creative campaigns from some of the world’s most successful companies.

Starts March 26th

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Digital Arts at UNM Continuing Education

The Digital Arts Program at UNM Continuing Education offers classes and certificates in areas of Graphic Design, Web Design and Development, Photography, Film-making, Music Production and more! Learn more by visiting


Let’s Be Friends!

Digital Arts at UNMCE is on Facebook and Twitter! “Like” our page, and Follow Us for program updates, special offers and helpful tutorials!
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2 Responses

  1. Sata says:

    FYI under Let’s Be Friends the “Follow @ UNMCE on Twitter” link on this “Create Your Future with Digital Arts” page goes to a guy named David Enloe @UncME instead of UNM’s Continuing Education Twitter feed.

  2. UNMCE says:

    Thanks for bringing this to our attention! We’ve fixed it.

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