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Undergraduate Catalog ARCHIVED 2015-16 
Undergraduate Catalog ARCHIVED 2015-16 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Digital Arts and Design, B.S.

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A Bachelor of Science in Digital Arts and Design prepares graduates for careers as graphic designers, multi-media artists and animators, performers, set/exhibit designers, web designers, and videographers. Students acquire technical skills, training and experiences preparing them to move into the rapidly expanding sectors of New Media Arts and Design, including animation/motion graphics, film and cinematic arts, web design, audio production and computer graphics. The program also emphasizes the "soft skills" so desired by New Media Arts and Design, including creativity, team building, critical thinking and problem solving, and an understanding of symbolic communication.

System-wide General Education Requirement (30 Credits)

All majors must take ART 121  and SOC 285  as part of the System-wide General Education Requirements. Students who choose the Film and Cinematic Arts and the Production Animation specializations must also include THEA 131 ; students who choose the Audio Production specialization must also include CSC 150 .

Institutional Graduation Requirement (11 Credits)

Students in the Audio Production specialization or the Web Design and Production specialization are required to take CSC 150 ; all other specializations may choose either CSC 123  or CSC 150  or CIS 130 .

Choose one of the following specializations

Electives (11 Credits)

Electives (6 Credits)

Students are strongly encouraged to take BADM 370 - Marketing .

Electives (18 Credits)

Electives (3 Credits)

Electives (3 Credits)

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