Degree Requirements


Mobile Journalism Specialization

  • Report high quality stories for mass communication
  • Solve industry-related problems
  • Write and speak the language of the industry effectively
  • Demonstrate professional behavior

Foundation Courses:

DIG 1940 – Professional Development for Digital Media

DIG 2000C – Introduction to Digital Media & Design

SLS 1122 – New Student Experience

JOU 1100 – News Reporting

DIG 2430C – Digital Storytelling

ENC 1101 – Freshman Composition I

Science or Mathematics

SPC 1608 – Fundamentals of Speech

 

Intermediate Courses:

Humanities

POS 2041 – US Government

DIG 2030C – Digital Video and Sound

TPP 1110 – Acting I

JOU 1030L – Media Production I

JOU 1031L – Media Production II

JOU 1032L – Media Production III

MMC 2100 – Writing for Mass Communication

DIG 2822C: Video Journalism

 

Advanced Courses:

PUR 2003 – Introduction to Public Relations

MMC 2150 – Writing for Social Media

DIG 2580C – Digital Media Portfolio Review

DIG 2943 – Internship in Digital Media

Mobile Journalism Electives (7 Credits)

 

Mobile Journalism Electives:

DIG 1102C – Introduction to Web Programming

DIG 2100C – Web Essentials

DIG 2284C – Advanced Digital Video and Sound

DIG 2291C – Advanced Audio Visual Technology

DIG 2292C – Digital Post-Production

DIG 2930 – Selected Topics in Digital Media

DIG 2941 – Internship Exploration in Digital Media

DIG 2943 – Internship in Digital Media

DIG 2950C – Digital Media Project

JOU 2220 – Editing and Design

JOU 2930 – Selected Topics in Journalism

PGY 1800C – Digital Photography

Video Production Specialization

  • Produce professional quality video projects
  • Solve industry-related problems
  • Write and speak the language of the industry effectively
  • Demonstrate professional behavior

Foundation Courses:

SLS1122 – New Student Experience

DIG 1940 – Professional Development for Digital Media

DIG 2000C – Introduction to Digital Media & Design

DIG 2109C – Digital Imaging Fundamentals

DIG 2430C – Digital Storytelling

ENC 1101 – Freshman Composition I

Science or Mathematics

Humanities

 

Intermediate Courses:

POS 2041 – US Government

PSY 2012 – General Psychology

DIG 2030 – Digital Video and Sound

DIG 2284C – Advanced Digital Video and Sound

MUM 1660L – Location Sound

MUM 2630C – Sound for Media

GEB 1011 – Introduction to Business

OR

GEB 1136 – Foundations of E-Business

MAR 2011 – Principles of Marketing

 

Advanced Courses:

DIG 2291C – Advanced Audio Visual Technology

DIG 2292C – Digital Post-Production

DIG 2943 – Internship in Digital Media

DIG 2580C – Digital Media Portfolio Review

Video Production Electives (6 Credits)

 

Video Production Electives:

DIG 1102C – Introduction to Web Programming

DIG 2100C – Web Essentials

DIG 2302C – Introduction to 3D Motion Graphics

DIG 2341C – Introduction to Motion Graphics

DIG 2342 – Advanced Motion Graphics

DIG 2431C – Advanced Digital Storytelling

DIG 2930 – Selected Topics in Digital Media

DIG 2941 – Internship Exploration in Digital Media

DIG 2943 – Internship in Digital Media

DIG 2950C – Digital Media Project

Motion Graphics Specialization

  • Design compelling motion graphics
  • Solve industry-related problems
  • Write and speak the language of the industry effectively
  • Demonstrate professional behavior

Foundation Courses:

SLS 1122 – New Student Experience

DIG 1940 – Professional Development for Digital Media

DIG 2000C – Introduction to Digital Media & Design

DIG 2109C – Digital Imaging Fundamentals

DIG 2430C – Digital Storytelling

ART 1300C – Drawing I

GRA 1206C – Fundamentals of Typography

ENC 1101 – Freshman Composition I

Science or Mathematics

Humanities

 

Intermediate Courses:

POS 2041 – US Government

PSY 2012 – General Psychology

DIG 2341C – Introduction to Motion Graphics

DIG 2030C – Digital Video and Sound

MUM 2630C – Sound for Media

GRA 2156C – Vector Illustration

 

Advanced Courses:

DIG 2950C – Digital Media Project

DIG 2943 – Internship in Digital Media

DIG 2580C – Digital Media Portfolio Review

Motion Graphics Electives (7 Credits)

 

Motion Graphics Electives:

DIG 1102C – Introduction to Web Programming

DIG 2100C – Web Essentials

DIG 2248C – Advanced Digital Video and Sound

DIG 2291C – Advanced Audio Visual Technology

DIG 2292C – Digital Post-Production

DIG 2302C – Introduction to 3D Motion Graphics

DIG 2342C – Advanced Motion Graphics

DIG 2431C – Advanced Digital Storytelling

DIG 2930 – Selected Topics in Digital Media

DIG 2941 – Internship Exploration in Digital Media

DIG 2943 – Internship in Digital Media

Web Development Specialization

  • Produce high quality, well-tested enterprise level applications
  • Solve industry-related problems
  • Write and speak the language of the industry effectively
  • Demonstrate professional behavior

Foundation Courses:

SLS 1122 – New Student Experience

DIG 1940 – Professional Development for Digital Media

DIG 2000C – Introduction to Digital Media & Design

DIG 2100C – Web Essentials

DIG 1102C – Introduction to Web Programming

DIG 1108C – Introduction to Server-Side Programming

DIG 1631C – Digital Industry Practices

ENC 1101 – Freshman Composition I

Mathematics (MAC 1105 – College Algebra recommended)

 

Intermediate Courses:

DIG 2107C – Advanced Server-Side Programming

DIG 2101C – Advanced Web Essentials

DIG 2500C – Fundamentals of Interactive Design

DIG 2561C – Project Management for Digital Media

SPC 1017 – Interpersonal Communication

DIG 2180C – Intermediate Client-Side Programming

Humanities

POS 2041 – US Government

 

Advanced Courses:

DIG 2580C – Digital Media Portfolio Review

DIG 2109C – Advanced Client-Side Programming

DIG 2943 – Internship in Digital Media

Web Development Electives (8 Credits)

 

Web Development Electives:

COT 2104C – Foundations Discrete Math

COP 2341C – Linux Shell Scripting

CTS 2341C – Linux System Administration

DIG 2092C – Ethics of Web Development

DIG 2562C – Introduction to Content Management Systems

DIG 2564C – Advanced Content Management Systems

DIG 2170C – Web Application Development

DIG 2930 – Selected Topics in Digital Media

DIG 2941 – Internship Exploration in Digital Media

DIG 2943 – Internship in Digital Media

DIG 2950C – Digital Media Project