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The Media School

Specialization in Art, Aesthetics and Experimental Media (Bachelor of Arts in Media)

Students on Summer 2018, Fall 2018, or Spring 2019 requirements MDAS01

Requirements

The specialization requires at least 9 credit hours, including the requirements listed below.
  1. Media Theory. One (1) course:
    • MSCH-F 326 Authorship in the Media (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
    • MSCH-F 392 Media Genres (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
    • MSCH-F 413 (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
    • MSCH-F 420 Topics in Media History (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
  2. Art, Aesthetics and Experimental Media Electives.
    1. Media School Elective. One (1) course:
      • Additional course from the Media Theory list
      • MSCH-J 360 Journalism Specialties (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
      • MSCH-P 335 Production as Criticism
      • MSCH-P 360 Motion Picture Production
      • MSCH-P 436 Advanced Production Workshop (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
      • MSCH-P 438 Experiments with the Film Camera
      • MSCH-P 460 Advanced Motion Picture Production
    2. Additional Elective. One (1) course:
      • Additional course from the Theory list
      • Additional course from the Media School Elective list
      • SOAD-S 310 Interactive Multimedia
      • SOAD-S 311 Video Art
      • SOAD-S 410 Advanced Multimedia
      • SOAD-S 411 Digital Video
  3. GPA and Hours Requirements.
    1. Except for the GPA requirement, a grade of C- or higher is required for a course to count toward a requirement in the specialization.
    2. A GPA of at least 2.000 for all courses taken in the specialization—including those where a grade lower than C- is earned—is required.
    3. Exceptions to specialization requirements may be made with the approval of the department's Director of Undergraduate Studies, subject to final approval by the College of Arts and Sciences.