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Digitization skills Certificate Program

The Pasadena City College Digitization Skills Certificate prepares students to work in digital repositories found in libraries, archives, museums and other cultural heritage organizations. (See examples of digitization projects).

The PCC Digitization Skills for Libraries and Cultural Heritage Institutions Certificate is a 4 course (8 units) Occupational Skills Certificate that includes instruction in: project planning, digitization, metadata, copyright, preservation, and end user access to digital materials. Students will gain practical experience using industry standards in order to prepare them for entering this workforce.

The Digitization Skills Certificate course sequence begins in the Fall semester. Students can take or challenge the prerequisite computer skills course (BIT 25 or equivalent) in the Summer Session.

Program Overview and Required Courses

LIB 126 Digitization Internship Opportunities