New Fall 2016 Classes — Check Them Out

Hey Students, we’re offering some new MCA electives next semester!

Screen Shot 2016-04-08 at 10.11.14 AMFundamentals of Multimedia Production

MCA 31007 Wednesday, 3:30 – 6 PM

In a digital world, media professionals need to tell stories across multiple platforms to a variety of audiences. This course offers an overview of the fundamentals of digital communication as a means to inform and engage audiences. Through case studies, students learn about best digital practices, and will also get hands-on training to create text, visual and graphic communications that tell a unified story across all platforms. Students will strengthen writing skills and receive instruction in photography, recording and editing video and audio, website creation, social media and data visualization. 3 credits. Learn about the instructor, Kayle Schnell.

Screen Shot 2016-04-08 at 10.11.33 AMRace & Media

MCA 31006/BLST 31136, Tuesday 2 – 4:45

In the age of Eric Garner, Mike Brown, #Oscarsowhite, #BlackLivesMatter, and Dump Trump, this course will explore issues facing the U.S. media as it struggles to cover an increasingly diverse and racially contentious society. 3 credits. Learn about the instructor, Professor Linda Villarosa