BAA in Media Arts - Concentration in Game Design

The Bachelor of Applied Arts in media arts - concentration in game design 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
Game Design Concentration Requirements
ARTF 136Foundation 2-D Design3
ARTF 145Foundation Drawing3
ARTS 240Introduction to Life Drawing3
MART 220Computer Modeling3
ARTH 125_Art History, Bodies or Play (select one of the ARTH 125 lettered courses)3
ARTH 1XXSelect one 100 level art history course3
MART 222Digital Animation I3
MART 322Digital Animation II3
MART 260Game Design Concepts3
MART 354Clay Modeling3
MART 352Story Boarding3
MART 361Coding II3
MART 365Props and Character Design3
THEA 516Scriptwriting I3
MART 357Rigging3
MART 232Game Design I3
MART 332Game Design II3
MART 432Game Design III3
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