Bachelor of Science in Digital Media and Design
15 hours of intellectual and practical skills
19 hours of engaging human culture and the natural world
13 hours of spiritual formation
9 hours of Christian responsibility
19 hours of digital media core
15 hours of digital design core
3 hours of digital media and design electives
27 hours of general electives
Total credit hours — 120
Sample Core Courses
Survey of Digital Media and Design (COMM/DCOM 1533) — This course surveys the field of digital media and design in order to prepare students for academic and professional paths in digital media and design. Topics include the history and contemporary applications of digital media and design as well as practical, introductory examples of digital media and design.
Photography (COMM/DCOM 2023) — This is an introductory course to photography. Students learn how to properly compose, light, and focus on various subjects. Topics include digital photography techniques, photo-journalism, photography ethics, as well as portrait, landscape, and event photography.
Magazine Design and Production (COMM/DCOM 3003) — This course deals with the process of magazine planning, editing, designing, and distributing.
Web Page Design (COMM/DCOM 3823) — This course is designed to prepare the student for the design of pages and sites on the World Wide Web. Included will be techniques for designing effective, aesthetically pleasing, and user-friendly interfaces by applying proper color coordination and easy to understand navigational techniques.