Curriculum in Media Studies – Visual Media Option
Students must apply for admission to the MDIA major. All applicants must have completed 30 hours of course work (including the university core or its equivalents), COMM 1000 with a B or better and earn a minimum 2.3 GPA in ENGL 1100, and Core Social Science. See the department chair or program coordinator for further information. Students who transfer to Auburn University’s MDIA major are required to take a minimum of 21 hours in Auburn's program.
|Core Social Science||3||Foreign Language II (College Core)||4|
|Core Math||3||Core Social Science||3|
|Foreign Language I (College Core)||4||Core History to complete sequence||3|
|Core History||3||MDIA 2350 Introduction To Film Studies||3|
|ENGL 1100 English Composition I||3||ENGL 1120 English Composition II||3|
|Core Literature||3||Core Science||4|
|Core Science||4||Core Humanities2||3|
|COMM 1000 Public Speaking1||3||MDIA 2700 Introduction to Visual Media||3|
|CMJN 2100 Concepts in Communications and Journalism||3||Electives/Supporting Cognate courses3||6|
|MDIA 2420 Introduction to Filmmaking||3|
|CMJN 3350 Visual Communication||3||MDIA 3350 Writing for Television and Film||3|
|MDIA 3100 Intermediate Filmmaking||3||MDIA 3820 Sequence Design||3|
|MDIA 3300 Foundation of Mass Communication||3||Major Electives Group 1 or 24||9|
|Electives/Supporting Cognate courses3||3|
|Core Fine Arts (Other than MDIA 2350)||3|
|MDIA 4940 Visual Media Projects||3||MDIA 4920 Internship||3|
|Major Electives Group 1 or 22||3||Electives/Supporting Coursework3||11|
|Eectives/Supporting Coursework3||6||UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation||0|
|Total Hours: 120|
COMM 1000 fulfills SLO7.
If Literature requirement was completed prior to Fall 2013, Core Humanities must cover SLO3.
Students must meet with their adviser to identify approved courses for Groups 1 and 2.