Media Arts and Game Development - Visual Media Design Emphasis Requirements (BA/BS)

Major Requirements - 42 units
Required Core:18
INTRODUCTION TO MEDIA ARTS AND GAME DEVELOPMENT
VISUAL DESIGN FOR DIGITAL MEDIA
DRAWING FOR DIGITAL MEDIA
WEB DEVELOPMENT
INTERACTIVE COMMUNICATION
GAME DEVELOPMENT
SURVEY OF ART - 1400 TO 1900CE (GA)
INTRODUCTION TO MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART (GA)
Select two of the following:6
VISUAL DESIGN FOR THE WEB
HD/DV DESIGN FUNDAMENTALS
INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA DESIGN
3D MODELING-IMAGING-ANIMATION I
MOTION GRAPHIC ANIMATION STUDIO I
Select 6 units from the following:6
ADVANCED WEB DESIGN STUDIO
ADVANCED HD DV MOTION CAPTURE STUDIO
3D MODELING-ANIMATION II 1
MOTION GRAPHIC ANIMATION STUDIO II
FIELD INTERNSHIP IN ART
Select two of the following from Communication/Gaming Emphasis or Technology Emphasis:6
VIDEO PRODUCTION I: FUNDAMENTALS OF VIDEO
AUDIO PRODUCTION I: FUNDAMENTALS OF AUDIO
VIDEO PRODUCTION II: MEDIA STORYTELLING
AUDIO PRODUCTION II: ADVANCED AUDIO TECHNIQUES
SOCIAL MEDIA OPTIMIZATION & THE NEW WEB
WEB VIDEO & THE GAME INDUSTRY - GAMEZOMBIE PRACTICUM
VIDEO PRODUCTION III: CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL MEDIA
AUDIO III: STUDIO PRODUCTION
SOUND AND IMAGE: AN EXPLORATION OF SOUND FOR/WITH VISUAL MEDIA (GA)
GAME STUDIES AND DESIGN
NEW COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES
MAGD INTERNSHIP
SPECIAL STUDIES
INDEPENDENT STUDY
INTRODUCTION TO C++ (GM)
INTERMEDIATE C++
DATA STRUCTURES
INTRODUCTION TO ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
SPECIAL STUDIES
INDEPENDENT STUDY IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
VIDEO GAMES AND LEARNING
INTERACTIVE COMMUNICATION
GAME DEVELOPMENT
SOUND AND IMAGE: AN EXPLORATION OF SOUND FOR/WITH VISUAL MEDIA (GA)
ELECTRONIC MUSIC AND SOUND DESIGN 1
MEDIA ARTS AND GAME DEVELOPMENT TEAM PROJECTS
Capstones
MAGD 487MEDIA ARTS CAPSTONE - PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENT3
MAGD 488MEDIA ARTS AND GAME DEVELOPMENT TEAM PROJECTS3
Total Units42
Writing Requirement
Select one of the following:3
CRITICAL WRITING IN MULTIMEDIA CONTEXTS (GH)
CREATIVE WRITING (GH)
WRITING FOR THE WEB
ADVANCED COMPOSITION
TECHNICAL AND SCIENTIFIC WRITING
SCREENWRITING
Or approved substitute

A cumulative combined or transfer GPA of at least 2.5 is required to declare this major.

A GPA of at least 2.5 is required to continue and graduate in the major.

An approved minor is required for this major