Media Design Minor

Degree Type


20 credits, distributed as follows:

A. Theory Courses: two courses (8 credits) 

  • AS3632 History of U.S. Film 

  • AS3712 American Film Genres 

  • AS3722 History of Mass Media 

  • AS3732 Politics of Media 

  • AS3735 Documentary Media Studies 

  • AS3742 Myths and Images in Film 

  • AS3745 Feminine & Masculine in Film 

  • AS4722 Film: Ideas and Aesthetics 

  • AS4725 The Photograph and American Culture 

  • AS5420 Propaganda and Mass Persuasion 

  • AS5712 Mass Media and Popular Culture 

B. Hands-on Courses: three courses (12 credits) 

  • AS3247 Video Production
  • AS4260 New Media Newsroom
  • AS4825 Making a Newspaper/Magazine
  • AS4852 Documentary Production
  • AS4965 Video in Action
  • AS9990 Independent Study
  • VA2320 Graphic Design I
  • VA2400 Introduction to Photography I
  • VA3400 Digital Imaging
  • VA4320 Graphic Design II
  • VA4260 Interactive Web Design
  • VA4265 3D Digital Design
  • VA9990 Independent Study