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Art (ART)

ART 315 New Media Art: New Media Studio (4) A studio course concentrating on digital art and new media authoring practices.

ART 315 New Media Art: New Media Studio (4)

(BA) This course meets the Bachelor of Arts degree requirements.

This is a studio art class that focuses on creating, authoring, exhibiting, and critically evaluating interactive multimedia artworks. The course explores experimental uses of new media in the visual arts with emphasis on integrating digital media with current studio practices in two-, three-, and four-dimensional art. In addition to the actual creation of new media artworks, the course will engage students in research methods to advance their skills in new media and help them to develop an understanding of the critical evaluation and assessment of new media artworks.

This course will explore the nature and potential of digital art through lectures, readings, demonstrations, studio practice, and critiques. Assignments will cover a range of digital multimedia applications in sound, image, motion, interactivity, interface design, and media authoring.

The course will culminate in a final multimedia authored project for presentation on the Web, CD-ROM, DVD, or tape.

General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: Arts
Effective: Spring 2008
Prerequisite: ART 201 and enrollment in the ART BA ART BFA Art Education Interdisciplinary Digital Studio (IDS) or Integrative Arts degree program

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.


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