Media Arts

Courses

Minimum program credit hours: 60

Program Codes

Degree Option
Associate in Science Degree
Hegis Code
5012
Curriculum Code
1732
General Requirements
27 credit hours Degree Requirements Met
9 SUNY LAS JCC
ENG 1530: English Composition II3 BCOM H CENG
ENG 1540: Writing About Literature3 HUMA H CWRT, VEDP
3  
ENG 2540: Creative Writing3 (X) H
ENG 2740: Newswriting and Editing3 (X) H
ENG 2840: Film Study and Appreciation3 (X) H
9
Social Sciences Electives

Up to 6 credits may need to be SUNY General Education-category specific.

9 (X-X) S (SR)
9
Mathematics Electives (college level)

3 credits must be SUNY General Education-category specific.

3 MATH N CMAT
Mathematics and Sciences Electives

Up to 3 credits may need to be SUNY General Education-category specific.

6 (X) N (SR)

Core Requirements
30 credit hours Degree Requirements Met
18 SUNY LAS JCC
CMM 1510: Introduction to Communication3 HUMA H
CMM 1610: Public Speaking3 ARTS H VEDP
CMM 1710: Digital Video Production3 ARTS H
CMM 1750: The Rhetoric of Vision and Sound3 ARTS H
CMM 2610: Mass Communication and Media Literacy3 H VEDP
CMM 2530: Writing for Electronic Media3 ARTS H
12 SUNY LAS JCC
ART 1510: Drawing I3
ART 1530: 2-D Design & Color3
ART 1570: Basic Black and White Photography3
ART 1611: Studio Problems - Computer Graphics3
ART 1613: Studio Problems - Photography3
ART 1670: Digital Photography I3
ART 1730: Introduction to Computer Art & Design3
ART 1740: Graphic Design, Layout, and Publishing Basics3
ART 1750: Graphic Design Applications3
ART 2570: Intermediate Black and White Photography3
ART 2730: Web Design and Animation3
ART 2800: Interactive Design3
CMM 1630: Introduction to Television Production3
CMM 1650: Introduction to Broadcasting3
CMM 1700: Introduction to Social Media Marketing4
CMM 1710: Digital Video Production3
CMM 2560: Communication and Media Arts Internship1
CSC 1530: Web Publishing3
MUS 1710: Audio Recording3
MUS 1730: Music and the Digital Studio3

Electives
3 credit hours Degree Requirements Met

Important Points
  • Students are advised to select program electives after careful consultation with their advisors.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

  1. Critically analyze and thoughtfully discuss various aspects of professionally created media.
  2. Demonstrate functional competence in a variety of media production skills.
  3. Conduct audience analyses and apply the results of those analyses to their production choices.
  4. Demonstrate competence in developing story structure, storytelling, and writing skills.
  5. Model professional behavior through the foundation knowledge and skills acquired in their classes.