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programs: media arts

Effective January 1, 2013, students may no longer declare a media arts major.

Tulane's School of Continuing Studies offers Bachelor's and Associate's Degrees in Media Arts, as well as a Minor and a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate upon fulfillment of the requirements listed below.

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Bachelor of arts in media arts

Core Competencies
Credits
English 1010 Writing or CSEN 1250 Writing
4
Select one course:
Math
PHIL 1060 Critical Thinking
PHIL 1210 Elementary Symbolic Logic
BSMT 3250 Business Statistics (recommended)
CPST 1070 Math for Information Technology
3
Foreign Language or non-Western Culture
6-8
Supporting Requirement
Credits
Oral Communications – Select one course:
SPEC 1400 Persuasive Public Speaking
SPEC 3110 Small Group Communications
THEA 2100 Fundamentals of Acting
BSMT 2250 Business Communications
3
Distribution Requirements (at least two disciplines per category)
Credits
Humanities
12
Sciences
12
Social Sciences
12
Writing Requirement
Credits
Designated writing course
3

 

Major Requirements
Credits
MDAR 1010 Intro to Media Arts
3
ENLS 2630 Expository Writing
4
Two Media Arts computer courses
6
One Media Arts Writing Elective (CSEN 3310, ENLS 3610, MDAR 2010, 3010*, 3200*, 3400, MDAR 2400) *MDAR 2010 is a prerequisite
3
Four Media Arts electives (three must be at 3000 level or above)
12
Select one course:
MDAR 2010 Ethical Issues in the Media
MDAR 2050 Media and the Law
BSMT 3380 Business Ethics
PHIL 1030 Ethics
3
MDAR 5010 Media Arts Internship
3
Minor (optional)
Credits
Varies according to minor chosen  
General Electives
Credits
As needed to total 120 credits
Total
120

>> Worksheet for BA in Media Arts

Associate of arts in Media Arts

Core Competencies
Credits
English 1010 Writing or CSEN 1250 Writing
4
Select one course:
Math
PHIL 1060 Critical Thinking
PHIL 1210 Elementary Symbolic Logic
BSMT 3250 Business Statistics (recommended)
CPST 1070 Math for Information Technology
3
Supporting Requirement
Credits
Oral Communications – Select one course:
SPEC 1400 Persuasive Public Speaking
SPEC 3110 Small Group Communications
THEA 2100 Fundamentals of Acting
BSMT 2250 Business Communications
3
Distribution Requirements
Credits
Humanities
3
Sciences
3
Social Sciences
3
Writing Requirement
Credits
Designated writing course
3

 

Major Requirements
Credits
MDAR 1010 Intro to Media Arts
3
ENLS 2630 Expository Writing
4
Two Media Arts computer courses
6
One Media Arts Writing Elective (CSEN 3310, ENLS 3610, MDAR 2010, 3010*, 3200*, 3400, MDAR 2400)
*JOUR 3010 is a prerequisite
3
Two Media Arts electives (must be at 3000 level or above)
6
Select one course:
MDAR 2010 Ethical Issues in the Media
MDAR 2050 Media and the Law
BSMT 3380 Business Ethics
PHIL 1030 Ethics
3
General Electives
Credits
As needed to total 60 credits
Total
60

>> Worksheet for AA in Media Arts

Minor in media arts

Minor Requirements
Credits
MDAR 1010 Intro to Media Arts
3
ENLS 2630 Expository Writing
4
Media Arts computer course
3
Two Media Arts electives (one must be at 3000 level or above)
6
Select one course:
MDAR 2010 Ethical Issues in the Media
MDAR 2050 Media and the Law
BSMT 3380 Business Ethics
PHIL 1030 Ethics
3
Total
19

media arts Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

Post-Baccalaureate Certificates (awarded only to students already holding a BA or BS) in all Media Arts disciplines are composed of the major courses for the BA.

Core Requirements
Credits
MDAR 1010 Intro to Media Arts
3
ENLS 2630 Expository Writing
4
Two Media Arts computer courses
6
One Media Arts Writing Elective (MDAR 2010, 3010*, 3200*, 3400, MDAR 2400, 3400, CSEN 3310, ENLS 3610) *JOUR 3010 is a prerequisite
3
Four Media Arts electives (three must be at 3000 level or above)
12
Select one course:
MDAR 2010 Ethical Issues in the Media
MDAR 2050 Media and the Law
BSMT 3380 Business Ethics
PHIL 1030 Ethics
3
MDAR 5010 Media Arts Internship
3
Total
34

>> Worksheet for Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Media Arts

Media Arts Electives

>> View descriptions for each course here.

  • MDAR 1010
  • MDAR 2010
  • MDAR 2050
  • MDAR 2100
  • MDAR 2200
  • MDAR 2300
  • MDAR 2350
  • MDAR 2400
  • MDAR 2450
  • MDAR 2500
  • MDAR 2550
  • MDAR 2610
  • MDAR 2810
  • MDAR 3200
  • MDAR 3300
  • MDAR 3350
  • MDAR 3400
  • MDAR 3550
  • MDAR 3610
  • MDAR 3650
  • MDAR 3810
  • MDAR 4300
  • MDAR 4320
  • MDAR 4650
  • MDAR 4990
  • MDAR 5010
  • MDAR 2010
  • JOUR 3010
  • JOUR 3200
  • JOUR 3300
  • JOUR 3400
  • JOUR 3500
  • JOUR 3600
  • JOUR 4050
  • SPEC 3110
  • CPST 2400
  • BSMK 3200
  • BSMK 3400
  • BSMK 3410
  • ENLS 3610
  • CSEN 3310
  • COMM 2150

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