BAA in Media Arts - Concentration in Filmmaking

Bachelor of Applied Arts in media arts - concentration in Filmmaking consists of 120 credit hours. In addition to the university scholastic, residence and general education requirements, students must take the following required courses (some required courses may also fulfill general education requirements): 21 credit hours in common core courses and 54 credit hours in a discipline specific track. BAA majors are required to earn a minimum grade of C in each course designated as a C-required course.

Course Title Hours
Media Arts Core Courses
MART 101Introduction to Media Arts3
MART 102Introduction to Media Aesthetics and Analysis3
COMM 306Introduction to Multimedia3
COMM 406Audio Production3
MART 390Professional Practices in Media Arts (Select three enrollments of 1 credit hour each.)3
MART 299Media Arts Practicum I1
MART 399Media Arts Practicum II2
MART 499Media Arts Practicum III3
Total Credit Hours21
Course Title Hours
Filmmaking Concentration Requirements
Select one of the following technical theatre courses3
Stagecraft: Applied Technology
Costuming for the Stage and Film
Stage Makeup
Stage Management
THEA 228Script Analysis3
THEA 359Directing I3
ARTF 145Foundation Drawing3
THEA 390Acting for the Camera3
COMM 506Sound for Picture3
MART 325Editing for Film3
COMM 321Introduction to Film Studies3
MART 359Cinematography3
MART 353Video Storytelling3
THEA 345Stage Lighting3
MART 352Story Boarding3
MART 351Principles of Video Production3
THEA 516Scriptwriting I3
THEA 517Scriptwriting II3
MART 424Compositing and VFX3
ENGL 307Narrative in Literature and Film3
Select one film studies course3
Electives
With the assistance of an advisor, select sufficient general education and elective courses to meet the required 120 credit hours. These electives could include a minor.
Total Credit Hours54