Media Arts & Animation

Course Listing

Media Arts & Animation
Bachelor of Science
Published June 1, 2016
This program can be completed on ground, blended (plus) or online.

Student Learning Outcomes

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Program Courses


ART1201C Design Basics
ART1300C Drawing and Perspective
ART1331C Drawing and Anatomy
ART2205C Color Application
ART2330C Life Drawing
ART2373C Drawing for Animation
ART2701C Sculpting I: Foundations
ART3710C Sculpting II: Character Design
ART4951C Media Arts Portfolio Preparation
ART4952C Media Arts Portfolio Development
DIG1022 History of Animation
DIG2321C 3D Modeling I: Foundations
DIG3114C Broadcast Graphics II: Compositing
DIG3306C 3D Animation I: Principles
DIG3308C Web Animation
DIG3323C 3D Modeling II: Character Modeling
DIG3326C 3D Modeling III: Designing Environments
DIG3343C Broadcast Graphics 1: Animated Text & Logo Design
DIG3354C 3D Animation II: Applications
DIG3362C 3D Animation III: Staging and Interaction
DIG3371C 3D Character Rigging
DIG3542C Animatics & Previsualization
DIG4367C 3D Animation Scripting
DIG4369C 3D Animation IV: Acting and Dialogue
DIG4373C 3D Lighting & Textures I
DIG4376C 3D Lighting & Textures II
DIG4956C Media Arts Portfolio Presentation
FIL1104C Scripting/Storyboarding
FIL2723C 2D Animation II: Applications
GRA1762C Maps, Mattes, Masks
GRA1852C Computer Graphics
GRA2412 Media Law
GRA2854C 2D Animation I: Principles
GRA3521C Creative Web Development
PGY1103C Photography Techniques
RTV1224C or Principles of Lighting
PGY2803C Digital Imaging
SLS3355 Professional Development
SLS4943 Internship - Bachelor
TPP1500C Acting and Movement


ARH2000 Art Appreciation
THE2000 or Theatre Appreciation
CGS1160C Computer Science
CLP1006 Psychology of Personal Effectiveness
COM1442 Team Effectiveness
COM1041 or Interpersonal Communications
ECO2013 Principles of Macroeconomics
ENC1101 English Composition
ENC1102 Introduction to Literature
LIT1020 or The Short Story
LIT3132 or Arthurian Literature
LIT3326 or Fairytales and Archetypes
ENC1145 Topics for Composition
FIL2000 Film Appreciation
MGF1211 General College Math
MAC1105 or College Algebra
MAD1104 or Discrete Math
PHI3800 Principles of Aesthetics
PHY2020 Foundations of Physics
SPC1608 Principles of Public Speaking
SYG2000 Introduction to Sociology
PSY2012 or Introduction to Psychology
WOH2012 Ancient and Medieval Civilization
WOH2022 or Modern and Post-Modern Civilization

Three General Education Elective Courses

Credits Required 117

Credits Required 54


Program Electives


Three Program Elective Courses

Credits Required 9

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Note: The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale reserves the right to alter the sequencing of classes. Some courses are offered on a rotating basis. Students should consult their Academic Advisors and/or Department Chair when creating their course schedules to ensure they are following the recommended sequence. Students must meet all co/prerequisites for courses.