Bachelor of Fine Arts in Game and Interactive Media Design
The Game and Interactive Media Design degree introduces students to the cutting edge of visual communication arts and the latest in the interactive digital technology sciences. The program prepares students for work in the video game and entertainment industries as well as a broad range of fields requiring skills in animation, simulation, programming, web design, editing, mobile application development, interactive environment construction, and story formation.
The matrix below is a sample plan for all coursework required for this program.
Fall Spring Social Sciences/Fine Arts/Humanities/Communication1 3 Social Sciences1 3 ART 3153 History of Digital Art 3 GAME 3023 Game Development II 3 ART 3833 Animation Techniques 3 GAME 4633 3D Animation 3 GAME 3013 Game Development I 3 GAME 4803 Game Design Theory 3 GAME 4263 3D Modeling 3 Elective (3000-4000) 2 Total Hours 15 Total Hours 14
Fall Spring Fine Arts & Humanities1 3 GAME 4023 Senior Game Project II 3 ART 2303 Figure Drawing, or ART 4233 Illustration Studio or ART 3303 Drawing Studio I 3 GAME 4901 Professional Portfolio 1 GAME 4013 Senior Game Project I 3 ART or GAME Electives 6 ART or GAME Elective (3000-4000) 6 Elective2 3 Total Hours 15 Total Hours 13
1See appropriate alternatives or substitutions in "General Education Requirements".
2General electives cannot include art courses.