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Design, Interactivity, and Media Arts - Media Generalist (DIMGO)

The generalist option allows students to customize their degree to meet their unique career goals.

Requirements

Tier I - Major Requirements (27.0 credit hrs.)

See Tier I - Major requirements for DIMAS

Tier II - Required Concentration (40.5 credit hrs.)

DIMA 1411History of Animation

4.5

OR

DIMA 1320History of Graphic Design

4.5

DIMA 1220Character, Narrative, and Storyboard Development

4.5

DIMA 1230Drawing for Electronic Media

4.5

DIMA 1620Introduction to 3-D Modeling and Animation

4.5

DIMA 1455Introduction to Stop-Motion Animation

4.5

OR

DIMA 14102-D Animation and Compositing I

4.5

DIMA 1400Game Design Fundamentals

4.5

DIMA 1500Web Design

4.5

DIMA 1305Concept Development

4.5

DIMA 1200Illustration I

4.5

DIMA 2840Projects Development

4.5

Tier III - Electives (13.5 credit hrs.)

Select 13.5 credit hours from the following:
DIMA 1230Drawing for Electronic Media

4.5

DIMA 1510Interactive 2-D Design I

4.5

DIMA 24102-D Animation and Compositing II

4.5

DIMA 2210Electronic Illustration

4.5

INFO 1311Web Page CreationONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2340Internet Scripting

4.5

DIMA 2500Web Design Partnership Project

4.5

DIMA 2450Design for Motion Graphics II

4.5

DIMA 2510Interactive 2-D Design II

4.5

DIMA 27003-D Game Development

4.5

DIMA 26203-D Character Development

4.5

DIMA 26253-D Modeling for Animation and Games

4.5

DIMA 26403-D Lab

4.5

DIMA 2900Special Topics in DIMA

variable

DIMA 2981Internship

4.5

DIMA 1325Layout

4.5

DIMA 2200Illustration II

4.5

DIMA 2352Publication Design

4.5

DIMA 2350Typography II

4.5

DIMA 2300Logo Design and Branding

4.5

DIMA 2310Information Design

4.5

DIMA 2351Package Design

4.5

DIMA 2500Web Design Partnership Project

4.5

PHOT 1500Moving Image Lab

6.0

PHOT 1005Basic Photography I - Digital

6.0

PHOT 2025Intermediate Digital Photography

6.0

VACA 1020Audio I

4.5

VACA 1110Introduction to Scriptwriting

4.5

VACA 1130Video I - Studio

4.5

VACA 2120Screenwriting Principles

4.5

VACA 2220Digital Media Editing

4.5

ARTS 1110Art History-Ancient to GothicONLINEHYBRID

4.5

OR

ARTS 1120Art History-Renaissance to ModernONLINE

4.5

ARTS 10303-D Design

4.5

ARTS 2010Life Drawing

4.5

ARTS 2020Elementary Painting

4.5

ARTS 2025Watercolor

4.5

ARTS 2030Elementary Sculpture

4.5

ARTS 2040Elementary Printmaking

4.5

ENTR 1050Introduction to EntrepreneurshipONLINEHYBRID

4.5

ENTR 2040Entrepreneurship Feasibility StudyONLINE

4.5

ENTR 2050Marketing for the EntrepreneurONLINE

4.5

ENTR 2060Legal Issues for the EntrepreneurONLINE

4.5

ENTR 2070Financial Topics for the EntrepreneurONLINE

4.5

Curriculum Plan – Media Generalist

First Year

Quarter One

ARTS 1010Elementary Drawing

4.5

ARTS 10202-D Design

4.5

DIMA 1110Digital Design: Raster

4.5

Gen. Ed.

4.5

Total Credit Hours:18.0

Quarter Two

DIMA 1120Digital Design: Vector

4.5

DIMA 1305Concept Development

4.5

Gen. Ed.

4.5

DIMA 1220Character, Narrative, and Storyboard Development

4.5

Total Credit Hours:18.0

Quarter Three

DIMA 1450Design for Motion Graphics I

4.5

DIMA 1310Typography I

4.5

DIMA 1400Game Design Fundamentals

4.5

Gen. Ed.

4.5

Total Credit Hours:18.0

Second Year

Quarter One

DIMA 1200Illustration I

4.5

Gen. Ed.

4.5

Select one course from the following:
DIMA 1411History of Animation

4.5

DIMA 1320History of Graphic Design

4.5

Select one course from the following:
DIMA 1455Introduction to Stop-Motion Animation

4.5

DIMA 14102-D Animation and Compositing I

4.5

Total Credit Hours:18

Quarter Two

DIMA 1620Introduction to 3-D Modeling and Animation

4.5

DIMA 1500Web Design

4.5

Gen. Ed.

4.5

Tier 3 Elective

4.5

Total Credit Hours:18.0

Quarter Three

DIMA 2840Projects Development

4.5

Gen. Ed.

4.5

Tier 3 Elective

4.5

Tier 3 Elective

4.5

Total Credit Hours:18.0