Cinematic Arts Degree: Cinema & New Media Arts

Interactive Media & Digital Design (BFA)
Game and Interactive Media Design Degree

This program is pending approval for Closure from the Southern Association for Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). It has been replaced by BFA in Animation and BFA in Video Game Design.

The BFA in Interactive Media & Digital Design connects the foundational Cinema and New Media Arts (CNMA) curriculum to a dynamic range of new digital multimedia opportunities within interactive media (websites, video games, application development) and digital design (digital image manipulation, motion graphics, CGI animation). A combination of specialized digital application courses and traditional studio art courses provide a rich, skills-based fine arts context, while business and legal courses prepare students for successful work within marketing and freelance media production.

Curriculum: Video Game Development, Animation, Graphic Design, and Website Development/Application Development

The BFA in Interactive Media & Digital Design is 58 credit hours and includes courses such as:

  • Art of Storytelling
  • Digital Design & Portfolio
  • Advanced Digital Design
  • Principles of Interactive Media
  • Visual Effects & Animation
  • Media & Careers Survey
  • Collaboration & Communication
  • Cinematic Core Principles
  • Introduction to Video Production
  • Art Methods & Materials
  • Two-Dimensional Design in Art
  • Color Theory
  • The World of Business
  • Media Law & Ethics
  • Internship

The HBU Course Catalog offers further information on this and other CNMA degrees.

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