Graphic Software Certification, Skills Certificate

Adobe Certified Associate (preparation)

The Skills Certificate, Graphic Software Certification, Adobe Certified Associate prepares students to pass the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) exams. There are six different certifications. GRC 118 and GRC 119 cover all six applications at a beginning level, and GRC 125 is specific to each application. Students wishing to prepare for more than one ACA exam would sign up for more than one section of GRC 125. Skill Certificate does not include taking the exam. 

Outcomes

  • Students will analyze published objectives for Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) software exams and synthesize knowledge based on those objectives in order to successfully complete tone of the ACA exams. 
GRC 118Computer Graphics/Print Media4
GRC 119Digital Media4
GRC 125Graphics Software Certification 11-2
Total Units9-10
1

Students wishing to prepare for more than one ACA exam would sign up for more than one section of GRC 125, which is repeatable for up to eight credits. Consult with Departmental Adviser.

Plan of Study Grid
1st semesterUnits
GRC 118 Computer Graphics/Print Media 4
GRC 119 Digital Media 4
 Semester Total8
2nd semester
GRC 125 Graphics Software Certification 1 1-2
 Semester Total1-2
 Total Units9-10