Curriculum
Media design, Production, and Technology

  The Minor in Media Design, Production, and Technology is available with the BS, BA, and BAA degrees. This 25 hour minor is designed to work in tandem with existing majors in Art and Design, Journalism, Broadcast and Cinematic Arts, and Computer Science, but may be used with any other university major as well. Students may apply up to 6 hours of coursework from their declared major to this minor and are required to achieve a grade of C or better in each of the required courses.

Required courses (13 hours)

  • ART 135 – Introduction to Graphic Design (3)
  • BCA 223 – Video Production (3)
  • CPS 282 – Introduction to Multimedia Design (3)
  • JRN 220 – Basic Media Photography (3)
  • MDP 495 – MDPT Capstone Experience 1(1-0)

Electives (12 hours)

Select from the following in consultation with an advisor. Other electives may be substituted with consent of advisor.

  • ART 140 – Photography I: Introduction to Digital Photography 3(0-6)
  • ART 240 – Photography II: Digital Montage & Studio Lighting 3(0-6)
  • ART 235 – Logo and Identity Design (3)
  • ART 349 – Typography (3)
  • BCA 222 – Audio Production (3)
  • BCA 421 – Advanced Audio Production (3)
  • BCA 440 – Intermediate Cinematic Production and Post Production (3)
  • BCA 521 – Electronic Cinematography (3)
  • BCA 522 – Multimedia Audio Post-Production (3)
  • BCA 532 – Advanced Video/Multimedia Post-Production (3)
  • CPS 165 – Designing Web Pages (1)
  • CPS 482 – Advanced Multimedia Design (3)
  • ITC 320 – Web-Based Applications (3)
  • ITC 383 – Computer Game Design 3(3-0)
  • JRN 302 – Introduction to Graphics and Visual Communication (3)
  • JRN 320 – Photo Editing (3)
  • JRN 340 – Introduction to Online Journalism 3(3-0)
  • JRN 422 – The Photographic Process (3)

Students may also select, as part of their Elective hours, an Internship Experience through a Participating Department (3)

Total: 25 semester hours

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