Digital Media Design (A)

The Digital Media Design Major consists of 80 credit hours of course work, 49 of which are taken through an emphasis.   In addition to the 45-credit Liberal Arts core requirements and required courses listed below, all graphic design majors are encouraged to complete a minor. A Business or Marketing Minor is strongly recommended to help students develop the skills they will need to channel their talents into a successful career. Program requirements include purchase of a Mac laptop (available at reduced prices via my.cuw.edu).  Coursework in the 18-19 credit Digital Media Design Minor, shown belowfocuses on the development of visual organization, thinking and communication skills.  Students become proficient in industry standard software and tools, and strengthen problem-solving capabilities.

Digital Media Design Major

Core Requirements 145
Major Requirements31
Emphasis18
Electives26
Minor: A minor in Business or Marketing is strongly recommended.
Total Hours120
Major Requirements
GD 110Graphic Design I3
GD 111Graphic Design II3
ART 145Drawing for Art Majors3
ART 1112-D Composition3
ART 130Digital Photography I3
ART 246Color & Media Dynamics3
ART 285Art History I3
ART 286Art History II3
ART 310History of Design3
GD 360Web Design I3
ART 450Senior Portfolio/Exhibition1-3
Emphasis18
Social Media Emphasis
Public Relations
Social Media
Multimedia Design
Film & Video Production
Advanced Multimedia Production
Communication Emphasis
Advanced Writing
Journalism
Media Writing
Social Media
Film & Video Production
Multimedia Design
Total Hours49-51

 Digital Media Design Minor

ART 145Drawing for Art Majors3
ART 1112-D Composition3
GD 110Graphic Design I3
GD 111Graphic Design II3
Digital Elective - Select One3
Digital Photography I
History of Design
ART 362
Web Design I (Photographing for Social Media)
Studio Elective - Select One3
Any ART Studio Course
Optional Senior Portfolio1
Senior Portfolio/Exhibition
Total Hours19