Multimedia, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Communication

General Studies
Foundational Requirements (LOPERS 1-4)12
Including:
LOPER 2: Writing Skills
Introduction of Academic Writing
LOPER 3: Oral Communication Skills
Fundamentals of Speech Communication
LOPER 4: Mathematics, Statistics and Quantitative Reasoning
College Algebra 1
Broad Knowledge Requirements (LOPERs 5 – 8)13
LOPER 5: Visual or Performing Arts
Art Appreciation
LOPER 8: Natural Science
Must choose a lab science course.
Dispositional Requirements (LOPERs 9-10) 26
Including:
LOPER 9: Civic Competency and Engagement
Global Media Literacy
Wellness (LOPER 11) Optional0
BS Science-related course requirements0
Program Specified Requirements7
Special Topics in Academic Writing and Research 3
Computer Science I: Java for Software Development
Major Option
Complete all required courses36
Minor or 2nd Major
Complete all required courses 424
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum22
Total Credit Hours120

Students selecting a major in Multimedia must earn a minimum 2.5 G.P.A. in the major, including all general studies courses required by the major. 

Students selecting a major in Multimedia must compile evidence of achievement particular to their chosen career field. Students will present this portfolio and discuss its contents with a Faculty Portfolio Committee in the semester prior to their graduation.

Major Option

Multimedia Requirements
Take 6 hours from:6
Human Computer Interactive Application Development
Database Systems
CMS - WordPress
Take all of the following:
ART 301MTypography I/Multimedia3
ART 305MGraphic Applications/Multimedia3
ART 318MDesign I / Multimedia3
JMC 250Video Production Foundations2
JMC 318Writing for the Media3
JMC 414Communications Law3
JMC 498Multimedia Directed Study1
Select 12 credit hours of the following:12
Website Design
Interactive Media Design
Web Site Design II
Computer Animation & 3D Modeling I
Web Design & Motion Graphics/Multimedia
Computer Science II: Object Oriented Programming
Fundamentals of Networking & Systems
Information Systems Concepts
Database Systems
Computer Security
Enterprise Application Development
Total Credit Hours36