2020-21 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Aug 18, 2022  
2020-21 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Media Production [BS_PRO]


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Academic Programs

The media production major offered by the Communication and Media Studies Department  is a professionally oriented degree program designed to provide students with the creative and critical thinking skills needed in expanding sectors of contemporary media industries. The program seeks to balance a strong emphasis on skills acquisition and media aesthetics with deep understanding of the social and cultural contexts in which they are created.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Examine various forms of communication as vehicles of human expression.
  2. Demonstrate technical proficiency in media content creation.
  3. Generate and format information through various media.
  4. Analyze the relationship between the media, culture and society.
  5. Demonstrate a significant understanding of media aesthetics.

Career Potential

  • Video and film production
  • Audio production
  • Broadcast media
  • Media post-production
  • Interactive media authoring
  • Special effects production
  • 3D animation and design
  • Internet site development

 

Choose One Related Area Sequence (9-11 cr. hr.)


Internship (3 cr. hr.)


Total Credit Hours Required for Graduation: 120


Example of the B.S. in Media Production 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.

Total credit hours for semester: 16


First Year Spring


Total credit hours for semester: 16


Total credit hours for semester: 16


Second Year Spring


Total credit hours for semester: 15


Third Year Fall


Total credit hours for semester: 16


Third Year Spring


Total credit hours for semester: 15


Fourth Year Fall


Total credit hours for semester: 15


Fourth Year Spring


Total credit hours for semester: 12


Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Academic Programs