BS Four-Year Degree Plan: Interactive New Media Studies

The following is a sample schedule this major – your actual schedule may vary.

Meet with your advisor and review the class schedule before confirming your schedule.

Missouri State is committed to helping you graduate in four years.

The following degree plan is based on the 2020-21 catalog and Missouri State general education requirements.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
ART 110 Introduction to New Media 3
Life Sciences (lab) or Physical Sciences (lab) - General Education 4
ENG 110 Writing I 3
Social and Behavioral Sciences - General Education (MED 120 is recommended) 3
Total hours15

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
MED 365 Digital Film and Media Production 3
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
MTH 130 Contemporary Mathematics 3
The Arts - General Education 3
Public Issues - General Education (ITC 200 recommended) 3
Total hours15

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ART 210 Digital Arts I 3
ART 230 Computer Animation I 3
HST 121 Survey of the History of the United States to 1877
or HST 122 Survey of the History of the United States since 1877
3
Social and Behavioral Sciences - General Education (PSY 121 recommended) 3
Written Communication and Integrative and Applied Learning (Writing II) - General Education 3
Total hours15

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ART 310 Digital Arts II 3
Electronic arts elective 3
Life Sciences (no lab) or Physical Sciences (no lab) - General Education 3
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
Electronic arts history/theory course 3
Portfolio application review - electronic arts requirement 0
Total hours15

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
MUS 216 Introduction to Audio Techniques 3
Interactive new media elective 3
Electronic arts history/theory course 3
Humanities - General Education 3
Cultural Competence - General Education 3
Total hours15

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
ART 300 Fundamentals of Collaboration in Electronic Arts 3
ART 410 Seminar in Digital Arts 3
MED 361 Introduction to Sound Recording for Digital Film and TV 3
Electronic arts elective 3
Electronic arts history/theory course 3
Total hours15

Seventh semester (fall)

CoursesHours
ART 498 Senior Project in Electronic Arts 3
Interactive new media elective 3
Electronic arts elective 3
Electronic arts history/theory course 3
General elective (300 level or above) 3
Total hours15

Eighth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
MED 498 Senior Project in Electronic Arts 3
Electronic arts elective 3
General elective (300 level or above) 3
General elective 3
General elective 3
Total hours15
Degree plan last reviewed 10-20-2020.