The Communication Studies Department offers the major in New Communication Media which is a focused program designed to provide students with the knowledge of prevailing communication theory, an understanding of the social implications of digital media and the skills to create digital content. Graduates will have materials development and critical thinking skills needed in expanding sectors of contemporary broadcast, audio, video, multimedia, gaming and related industries.
Video and film production
Interactive media authoring
Special effects production
3D animation and design
Internet site development
The major’s 36 credit hours must be taken from the following:
Example of the B.A. in New Communication Media over four years
The sample program listed is a model and does not reflect the expectations for all of the programs. Students should consult an advisor to obtain up-to-date program requirements and to formulate a degree plan.