Announcement iconAdmission Applications are now being Accepted !!
for the Fall Semester of the Academic Year 2020/2021

Multimedia Technology Curriculum

Total Credit Hours Required to Finish the Degree
( 133 Credit Hours ) as Follows:

University Requirements

Students must pass all of the following courses:

Course #

Course Name

Weekly Hours

Cr.

Hrs.

Prerequisite

Theoretical

Practical

000011110 COMMUNITY SERVICE 1 - 0 -
010610014 BEGINNING ENGLISH 3 - 0 -
010610025 INTERMEDIATE ENGLISH 3 - 2 010610014, 010610026
010610026 INTERMEDIATE ENGLISH LAB - 2 1 010610025
010610035 ADVANCED ENGLISH 3 - 2 010610036, 010610025
010610036 ADVANCED ENGLISH LAB - 2 1 010610035
040111001 ARABIC LANGUAGE 2 - 2 -
040511011 PALESTINIAN STUDIES 2 - 2 -
040521301 FUNDAMENTALS OF RESEARCH METHODS 2 - 2 010610034
110411000 COMPUTER SKILLS 2 - 2 -
  • Beginning English, Intermediate English, and Advanced English can be waived with a (TOEFL) score of 500 or above or depends on the score of the placement test.
  • Student must fulfill community service equivalent to at least 100 hours during their years of study at Arab American University.
Students must pass ( 8 ) credit hours from any of the following courses:

Course #

Course Name

Weekly Hours

Cr.

Hrs.

Prerequisite

Theoretical

Practical

010411001 HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION 2 - 2 -
020311001 INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS 2 - 2 -
030111101 ISLAMIC CULTURE 2 - 2 -
030111122 LAW IN OUR LIFE 2 - 2 -
030111233 ANTI-CORRUPTION CHALLENGES AND SOLUTION 2 - 2 -
030121221 DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS 2 - 2 -
040211511 FRENCH LANGUAGE 2 - 2 -
040211712 GERMAN LANGUAGE 2 - 2 -
040213431 TURKISH LANGUAGE 2 - 2 -
040511052 ISRAELI & ZIONISM STUDIES I 2 - 2 -
040511053 JERUSALEM:CIVILIZATION AND HISTORY 2 - 2 -
040511061 ISRAELI & ZIONISM STUDIES II 2 - 2 040511052
040511071 DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT 2 - 2 -
040511081 HOME GARDENING 2 - 2 -
040511091 FINE ARTS 2 - 2 -
040511101 CURRENT WORLD ISSUES 2 - 2 -
040511121 PHYSICAL EDUCATION 2 - 2 -
040511132 ELECTION AND POLITICAL PARTICIPATION 2 - 2 -
040511133 THE PALESTINIAN PRISONERS MOVEMENT 2 - 2 -
040511211 ANTHROPOLOGY 2 - 2 -
040511311 INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 2 - 2 -
040511321 SCIENCE,TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY 2 - 2 -
040511411 POLITICAL SCIENCES 2 - 2 -
040511421 CRITICAL THINKING 2 - 2 -
040511470 MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY IN HEBREW 2 - 2 -
040511511 MODERN ARAB THOUGHT 2 - 2 -
040511521 ARCHEOLOGY 2 - 2 -
040511611 HEBREW LANGUAGE 2 - 2 -
040511621 CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS 2 - 2 -
050411001 ENERGY RESOURCES & USE 2 - 2 -
060411001 NUTRITION & FOOD SECURITY 2 - 2 -
060411101 INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY 2 - 2 -
060411201 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY 2 - 2 -
060511021 FIRST AID 2 - 2 -
100111003 INTRODUCTION TO ASTRONOMY SCIENCE 2 - 2 -
100311003 HUMAN & ENVIRONMENT 2 - 2 -
100411002 HISTORY OF SCIENCE 2 - 2 -
110111002 TECHNOLOGY IN OUR LIFE 2 - 2 -

Faculty Requirements

Students must pass all of the following courses:

Course #

Course Name

Weekly Hours

Cr.

Hrs.

Prerequisite

Theoretical

Practical

010912040 MATHMATICS FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 3 - 3 100411020
100411010 CALCULUS I 3 - 3 -
100411020 CALCULUS II 3 - 3 100411010
100413750 DISCRETE MATHEMATICS 3 - 3 100411010
110411011 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS (C++) 3 - 3 110111013
110411020 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS I (LAB) - 2 1 110411011, 110111013

Specialization Requirements

Students must pass all of the following courses:

Course #

Course Name

Weekly Hours

Cr.

Hrs.

Prerequisite

Theoretical

Practical

110111013 INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 2 - 2 -
110111030 INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY LAB - 2 1 110111013
110113080 WEB DEVELOPMENT I 3 - 3 110412001, 110113120
110113120 INTRODUCTION TO DATABASE 3 - 3 110412001
110113130 INTRODUCTION TO DATABASE LAB 2 - 1 110113120
110113230 VISUAL PROGRAMMING (BASIC) 3 - 3 110412001
110113480 SPEECH COMMUNICATION AND TECHNICAL WRITING 3 - 3 010610034
110211200 CREATIVE ARTS 3 - 3 -
110212020 INTRODUCTION TO MULTIMEDIA 3 - 3 110111013, 110411011
110212031 INTRODUCTION TO MULTIMEDIA LAB - 2 1 110111013
110212100 FUNDAMENTALS OF COMPUTER GRAPHICS 3 - 3 110411011, 010912040
110212401 COMPUTER MODELING 3 - 3 110212100
110213100 ADVANCED COMPUTER GRAPHICS 3 - 3 110212100
110213120 DIGITAL IMAGE PROCESSING 3 - 3 110212100, 110212020
110213250 COMPUTER GAMES DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT 3 - 3 110212100
110213331 HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION (HCI) 3 - 3 110113230
110213340 MULTIMEDIA SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND DESIGN 3 - 3 110113120
110213970 INTERNSHIP 9 - 3 -
110214100 DIGITAL VIDEO AND AUDIO 3 - 3 110213120, 110213350
110214301 MULTIMEDIA AND BUSINESS 3 - 3 110213340, 110113201
110214311 COMPUTER ANIMATION 3 - 3 110212401
110214401 DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY AND COMPOSITION 3 - 3 110213120, 110213350, 110212020
110214971 MULTIMEDIA SENIOR PROJECT I 1 - 1 -
110214981 MULTIMEDIA SENIOR PROJECT II 3 - 3 110214971
110412001 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS II 3 - 3 110411011
110412030 DATA STRUCTURES 3 - 3 110412001, 100413750, 110412001
110412120 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS II LAB - 2 1 110412001, 110411011
110412130 DATA STRUCTURE LAB - 2 1 110412030
Students must pass ( 18 ) credit hours from any of the following courses:

Course #

Course Name

Weekly Hours

Cr.

Hrs.

Prerequisite

Theoretical

Practical

110113201 BUSINESS AND ENTERPRISE BASICS 3 - 3 -
110114080 WEB DEVELOPMENT II 3 - 3 110113080
110114321 ENTREPRISE INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP 3 - 3 -
110213150 STATISTICAL METHODS IN NATURAL LANGUAGE PROCESSING 3 - 3 010912040
110213350 VISUAL PROCESSING AND COMPUTER VISION 3 - 3 110213120, 110212020
110214181 DIGITAL TV AND CINEMATOGRAPHY 3 - 3 110213120, 110213350
110214190 CURRENT TOPICS IN MEDIA COMPUTING AND HCI 3 - 3 110213331
110214200 ADVANCED COMPUTER GAMES DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT 3 - 3 110213250
110214210 INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA 3 - 3 110212020
110214230 MEDIA THEORY, DVD AND COMPOSITING 3 - 3 110212020
110214320 COLOR THEORY 3 - 3 110212100
110214330 VIRTUAL REALITY 3 - 3 110213331
110214340 SOCIAL MEDIA AND MOBILE APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT 3 - 3 110412001
110214350 ONLINE ADVERTISING FUNDAMENTALS 3 - 3 110212020
110214360 SCREENWRITING AND STORYBOARDING 3 - 3 110212020
110214370 INTERACTIVE 3D GRAPHICS 3 - 3 110212100, 110212401
110214380 INFOGRAPHICS 3 - 3 110212020
110214940 SPECIAL TOPICS IN MULTIMEDIA & DESIGN TECHNOLOGY 3 - 3 -
110411100 DIGITAL LOGIC DESIGN 3 - 3 110111013

Free Elective


Each student must pass ( 6 ) credit hours from any courses offered by the university NOT INCLUDING any of the following courses:

Course #

Course Name

Weekly Hours

Cr.

Hrs.

Theoretical

Practical

010411000 HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION 3 - 3
010411050 JERUSALEM:CIVILIZATION AND HISTORY 3 - 3
010610022 INTERMEDIATE ENGLISH 3 2 2
010911050 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS 3 - 3
010911610 MATHEMATICS FOR MEDICAL STUDENTS 3 - 3
020211000 DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT 3 - 3
020311000 INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMICS 3 - 3
020731001 COMPUTER CONCEPTS & BUSINESS APPLICATIONS I 3 - 3
020731002 COMPUTER CONCEPTS & BUSINESS APPLICATIONS 3 - 3
030111100 ISLAMIC CULTURE 3 - 3
030111121 LAW IN OUR LIFE 3 - 3
030111230 INTEGRITY,TRANSPARENCY, AND ACCOUNTABILITY IN FIGHTING CORRUPTION 3 - 3
030121220 DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS 3 - 3
040111000 ARABIC LANGUAGE 3 - 3
040211510 FRENCH LANGUAGE 3 - 3
040211711 GERMAN LANGUAGE 3 - 3
040213430 TURKISH LANGUAGE 3 - 3
040411000 NUTRITION & FOOD SECURITY 3 - 3
040411009 NUTRITION & FOOD SECURITY 3 - 3
040511010 PALESTINIAN STUDIES 3 - 3
040511040 FINE ARTS 3 - 3
040511051 ISRAELI & ZIONISM STUDIES I 3 - 3
040511060 ISRAELI & ZIONISM STUDIES II 3 - 3
040511070 DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT 3 - 3
040511080 HOME GARDENING 3 - 3
040511090 FINE ARTS 3 - 3
040511100 CURRENT WORLD ISSUES 3 - 3
040511120 PHYSICAL EDUCATION 3 - 3
040511130 ELECTION AND POLITICAL PARTICIPATION 3 - 3
040511131 THE PALESTINIAN PRISONERS MOVEMENT 3 - 3
040511210 ANTHROPOLOGY 3 - 3
040511310 INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 3 - 3
040511320 SCIENCE,TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY 3 - 3
040511410 POLITICAL SCIENCES 3 - 3
040511420 CRITICAL THINKING 3 - 3
040511510 MODERN ARAB THOUGHT 3 - 3
040511520 ARCHEOLOGY 3 - 3
040511610 HEBREW LANGUAGE ( for Bagrut Students ) 3 - 3
040511620 CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS 3 - 3
040521300 FUNDAMENTALS OF RESEARCH METHODS 3 - 3
050411000 ENERGY RESOURCES & USE 3 - 3
060411100 INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY 3 - 3
060411200 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY 3 - 3
060511020 FIRST AID 3 - 3
100111000 ASTRONOMY SCIENCE 3 - 3
100112020 INTRODUCTION TO ASTRONOMY 3 - 3
100311000 HUMAN & ENVIRONMENT 3 - 3
100411000 HISTORY OF SCIENCE 3 - 3
110111001 TECHNOLOGY IN OUR LIFE 3 - 3
110411001 INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS 3 - 3
110411009 INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS 3 - 3

Advisory Plan


First Year

Fall Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

010610024 INTERMEDIATE ENGLISH3
040111001 ARABIC LANGUAGE2
110411000 COMPUTER SKILLS2
100411010 CALCULUS I3
110111013 INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY2
110111030 INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY LAB1
110211200 CREATIVE ARTS3
TOTAL 16

Spring Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

010610034 ADVANCED ENGLISH3
100411020 CALCULUS II3
100413750 DISCRETE MATHEMATICS3
110411011 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS (C++)3
110411020 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS I (LAB)1
110212020 INTRODUCTION TO MULTIMEDIA3
110212031 INTRODUCTION TO MULTIMEDIA LAB1
TOTAL 17

Second Year

Fall Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

040521301 FUNDAMENTALS OF RESEARCH METHODS2
--------- Univ. Elec.2
--------- Univ. Elec.2
010912040 MATHMATICS FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY3
110214401 DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY AND COMPOSITION3
110412001 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS II3
110412120 PROGRAMMING FUNDAMENTALS II LAB1
TOTAL 16

Spring Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

110113120 INTRODUCTION TO DATABASE3
110113130 INTRODUCTION TO DATABASE LAB1
110113480 SPEECH COMMUNICATION AND TECHNICAL WRITING3
110212100 FUNDAMENTALS OF COMPUTER GRAPHICS3
110412030 DATA STRUCTURES3
110412130 DATA STRUCTURE LAB1
--------- Spec. Elec.3
TOTAL 17

Third Year

Fall Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

040511011 PALESTINIAN STUDIES2
110113230 VISUAL PROGRAMMING (BASIC)3
110212401 COMPUTER MODELING3
110213100 ADVANCED COMPUTER GRAPHICS3
110213250 COMPUTER GAMES DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT3
--------- Spec. Elec.3
TOTAL 17

Spring Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

--------- Univ. Elec.2
110113080 WEB DEVELOPMENT I3
110213120 DIGITAL IMAGE PROCESSING3
110213331 HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION (HCI)3
110213340 MULTIMEDIA SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND DESIGN3
110214311 COMPUTER ANIMATION3
TOTAL 17

Summer Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

000011110 COMMUNITY SERVICE0
110213970 INTERNSHIP3
TOTAL 3

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

110214100 DIGITAL VIDEO AND AUDIO3
110214301 MULTIMEDIA AND BUSINESS3
110214971 MULTIMEDIA SENIOR PROJECT I1
--------- Spec. Elec.3
--------- Spec. Elec.3
--------- Free Elective3
TOTAL 16

Spring Semester

Course #

Course Name

Cr. Hrs.

--------- Univ. Elec.2
110214981 MULTIMEDIA SENIOR PROJECT II3
--------- Spec. Elec.3
--------- Spec. Elec.3
--------- Free Elective3
TOTAL 14