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The Media School

Specialization in Editing and Post Production (Bachelor of Arts in Media)

Students on Summer 2020, Fall 2020, or Spring 2021 requirements MDAS08

Requirements

The specialization requires at least 9 credit hours, including the requirements listed below.
  1. Foundations. Two (2) courses:
    • MSCH-J 360 Journalism Specialties (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
    • MSCH-J 460 Topics Colloquium (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
    • MSCH-P 351 Advanced Video Field and Post Production
    • MSCH-P 352 Editing for Cinema
    • MSCH-P 353 Audio Production
    • MSCH-P 354 Program Graphics and Animation
    • MSCH-P 369 Sound Design
    • MSCH-P 422 Color Correction & Finishing
    • MSCH-P 436 Advanced Production Workshop (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
    • MSCH-P 452 Topical Seminar in Design and Production (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
    • MSCH-P 453 Postproduction
    • MSCH-P 454
    • MSCH-P 455 Topics in Music Scoring for Visual Media (approved topics only; see academic advisor)
  2. Elective. One (1) course:
    • Additional course from the Foundations list.
    • Three (3) credit hours from the following:
      • MSCH-X 472 Media Internship
      • MSCH-X 474 Journalism Internship
      • MSCH-X 476 WTIU Production Workshop
  3. GPA and Hours Requirements.
    1. Minimum Grade. 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. Minor GPA. 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.

Specialization Area Courses

Unless otherwise noted below, the following courses are considered in the academic program and will count toward academic program requirements as appropriate:

  • Any course contained on the course lists for the academic program requirements at the time the course is taken--as well as any other courses that are deemed functionally equivalent--except for those listed only under Addenda Requirements
  • Any course directed to a non-Addenda requirement through an approved exception

Exceptions to and substitutions for specialization requirements may be made with the approval of the unit's Director of Undergraduate Studies, subject to final approval by the College of Arts and Sciences.