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Requirements: Major Sequence

 

B.A. in Communication

The major sequence in communication requires 42 credits, including an internship-based Senior Seminar.

Core Courses Required by All
CM100 Fundamentals of Communication
CM101 Intro to Mass Communication
CM105 Fundamentals of Public Speaking
CM305 Media Law and Ethics
CM401 Communication Research Methods
CM405 Media Internship Seminar

Convergent Journalism Concentration
CM213 News Writing and Reporting
CM242 Broadcast Journalism
CM290 Multimedia Communication
CM403 Convergent Journalism

Public Relations Concentration
CM220 Introduction to Public Relations
CM290 Multimedia Communication
CM341 Public Relations Writing
CM402 Public Relations Campaigns

B.F.A. in Graphic Design and Multimedia

The major sequence in graphic design and multimedia requires 72 credits: 24 credits of foundation courses for the first two years, 30 credits of more advanced courses in junior and senior years, and 12 credits of concentration in either graphic design or multimedia in junior and senior years. In consultation with an advisor, each student will also select an additional 6 credits of electives.

Foundation Courses Required by All
GD111 Introduction to Design
GD112 Drawing for Designers
AR111 Drawing I
AR115 Art History I
GD113/AR325 Computer Graphics
GD114/AR319 Graphic Design I
GD213 Designing with Type
GD220/AR224 Digital Photography

Advanced Courses Required by All
GD226 Video & Sound Editing I
GD322/AR327 Web Design I
GD327 2D Animation I
GD328 3D Animation I
AR416 Modern Art
GD422/AR410 Web Design II
GD428 3D Animation II
GD429 Internship
GD430 Professional Practices
GD/MM440, 441 Special Topics I, II

Graphic Design Concentration
GD214/AR320 Graphic Design II
GD225 Packaging & Pattern Design
GD314 Graphic Design III
GD324/AR321 Editorial Design & Book Illustration

Multimedia Concentration
MM214 Multimedia & 2D Interactivity
MM314 Game Design & 3D Interactivity I
MM326 Video & Sound Editing II
MM429 3D Animation III

Electives
GD/MM445, 446 Advanced Studio I, II
CM290 Multimedia Communication

B.A. in Digital Design

The major sequence in digital design requires 45 credits.

GD111 Introduction to Design
GD112 Drawing for Designers
AR115 Art History I
GD113/AR325 Computer Graphics
GD114/AR319 Graphic Design I
GD213 Designing with Type
GD214/AR320 Graphic Design II
GD226 Video & Sound Editing I
GD314 Graphic Design III, or MM326 Video & Sound Editing II, or GD 430 Professional Practices
GD322/AR327 Web Design I
GD324/AR321 Editorial Design & Book Illustration, or GD225 Packaging & Pattern Design
GD327 2D Animation I
GD328 3D Animation I
AR416 Modern Art
GD422/AR410 Web Design II

Requirements: Minor Sequence

 

Communication

The minor in communication requires 18 credits, with at least 9 credits taken at Georgian Court.

Graphic Design

The minor in graphic design requires 18 credits, with at least 9 credits taken at Georgian Court. The minor sequence is as follows:

GD113/AR325 Computer Graphics
GD114/AR319 Graphic Design I
GD214/AR320 Graphic Design II
GD322/AR327 Web Design I
GD324/AR321 Editorial Design & Book Illustration
GD422/AR410 Web Design II

 

Students must take all prerequisites for above courses. Please refer to the Undergraduate Catalog for prerequisites and electives for each concentration.


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