Undergraduate Course Catalog 2004-2005

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MULTIMEDIA/BACHELOR OF ARTS

Total Credit Hours: 128
Major Credit Hours: 48

The Multimedia major prepares students for careers in web design, online publishing and multimedia. Students in this area develop and produce computer-generated multimedia presentations. The program integrates art, audio, video, print, photography and film. Students take coursework in the use and operation of computer and multimedia production equipment, as well as in graphic design and media aesthetics.

I. Core Courses (45)
01-130 2-D Design Fundamentals (3)
01-181 Digital Photography (3)

               or
10-291 Photojournalism (3)
10-100 Introduction to Mass Media (3)
10-101 Information Search Strategies (3)
10-190 Introduction to Communication Technology (3)
10-220 Introduction to Television (3)
10-320 Publications Design (3)
10-380 Multimedia Production I (3)
10-382 Web Design (3)
10-400 Mass Media Law (3)
10-456 Mass Media Research Methods (3)
10-458 Multimedia Production II (3)
10-463 Computer Graphics and Animation (3)
10-480 Mass Media Ethics (3)
10-498 Internship (3)

II. Select (3) hours from the following areas (any advisor-approved electives):
10-219 Advanced Radio (3)
10-260 Business and Professional Speaking (3)
10-422 Radio Practicum (1)
10-426 Special Topics in Media (3)
10-453 Advanced Television (3)
10-454 Video Tape Editing (3)

III. The advanced writing requirement is fulfilled by completion of Mass Media Law (10-400) with a minimum grade of C.