Entertainment Arts

Entertainment Arts Curriculum

Freshman Year

First Semester = 15-16 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
SLP 007CCS First Year Experience1
DFN 1172D Design3
DFN 119Digital Fundamentals3
DFN 101Foundation Drawing I3
DMA 120Creative Visualization3
DEN 108The Art of Argumentation3
Second Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 1163D Techniques3
DFN 112Drawing II: Visualization3
DMA 101Animation I3
DMA 217Intro to 3D Computer Graphics3
DFS 101Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study3

Sophomore Year

Third Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 1183D Design3
Choose DMA 201Animation II3
OneDMA 234Modeling & Texturing
DMA 2112D Digital Animation3
DMA 317Computer Character Animation I3
DAH 200Western Art History/Visual Culture3
DEN 239Survey of World Literature3
Fourth Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 125Intro to Digital Filmmaking3
DMA 230Experimental Animation I3
DMA 232Gesture Drawing3
ChooseDMA 202Animation III3
OneDMA 228Stop Motion I
DMA 256Lighting & Rendering
DMA 347Computer Character Animation II
ChooseDAH 201Visual Narration: Asia3
OneVisual Narration: Africa/America
DAS 213Business Practices3

Junior Year

Fifth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 348Animation Projects I3
DMA 233Environments & Characters3
DMA - - - Entertainment Arts Elective3
DAH 314History of Animation & Digital Media3
DNS 300Natural Science 3
Sixth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 349Animation Projects II3
DMA 333Advanced Story Concepts3
DMA 312Sound Design I3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3

Senior Year

Seventh Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 410Senior Production Studio I 3
DMA 424Professional Futures I3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
ChooseDAH 400Art History 3
OneDVC 400Visual Culture Elective
D- - - - - Elective 3
Eighth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 420Senior Production Studio II3
DMA 425Professional Futures II3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DET BY PATH*DEN 107Writing Workshop3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective
D- - - - - Elective 3
DEN 107 is placed as a liberal arts elective.  English path is determined by ACT/SAT writing scores or the English Placement Exercise (EPE).
Catalog Year 18/19 Total Credits      126-127
Total credits: 127:   First Year Experience=1;   Foundations=18;   Major=60;   Liberal Arts=42;   General Elective=6
Entertainment Arts Electives
DMA 202 Animation III DMA 310 Maquette Sculpture
DMA 212 2D Digital Animation II DMA 322 Sound Design II
DMA 228 Stop Motion I DMA 328 Stop Motion II
DMA 235 Playing the Self DIL 147 Figure Illustration
DMA 309 Concept Design DIL 246 Anatomical Figure Illustration

Freshman Year

First Semester = 15-16 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
SLP 007CCS First Year Experience1
DFN 1172D Design3
DFN 119Digital Fundamentals3
DFN 101Foundation Drawing I3
DMA---Design Process 13
DEN 108The Art of Argumentation3
Second Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 1163D Techniques3
DFN 112Drawing II: Visualization3
DMA ---Design Process 23
DMA ---Intro to Modo3
DFS 101Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study3

Sophomore Year

Third Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 1183D Design3
DMA---VisComm 3 Perspective & Material Indication3
DMA---Concept ID3
DMA---Modo 23
DAH 200Art & Culture: Ages of Discovery3
DEN 239Survey of World Literature3
Fourth Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA---VisComm 4 Composite3
DMA---Color Theory3
DMA---Digital Landscape3
DMA--Comprehensive Figure3
ChooseDAH 201Visual Narration: Asia3
OneVisual Narration: Africa/America
DAS 213Business Practices3

Junior Year

Fifth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DAM---VisComm 5 Zbrush3
DMA---Architecture 13
DMA---Vehicles and Props3
DAH History of Digital Film or Game3
DNS 300Natural Science 3
Sixth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA---VisComm 6 Dramatic Narrative 3
DMA---Architecture 23
DMA---Character Design3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3

Senior Year

Seventh Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA---Senior Concept Studio 13
DMA---VisComm 7 Adv Rendering Techniques3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
ChooseDAH 400Art History 3
OneDVC 400Visual Culture Elective
D- - - - - Elective 3
Eighth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA---Senior Concept Studio 23
DMA---VisComm 8 Adv Rendering Techniques3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DET BY PATH*DEN 107Writing Workshop3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective
D- - - - - Elective 3
DEN 107 is placed as a liberal arts elective.  English path is determined by ACT/SAT writing scores or the English Placement Exercise (EPE).
Catalog Year 18/19 Total Credits      126-127
Total credits: 127:   First Year Experience=1;   Foundations=18;   Major=60;   Liberal Arts=42;   General Elective=6
Entertainment Arts Electives
DMA 202 Animation III DMA 310 Maquette Sculpture
DMA 212 2D Digital Animation II DMA 322 Sound Design II
DMA 228 Stop Motion I DMA 328 Stop Motion II
DMA 235 Playing the Self DIL 147 Figure Illustration
DMA 309 Concept Design DIL 246 Anatomical Figure Illustration

Freshman Year

First Semester = 15-16 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
SLP 007CCS First Year Experience1
DFN 1172D Design3
DFN 119Digital Fundamentals3
DFN 101Foundation Drawing I3
DMA 120Creative Visualization3
DEN 108The Art of Argumentation3
Second Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 1163D Techniques3
DFN 1183D Design3
DFN 112Drawing II: Visualization3
DMA 217Introduction 3D Computer Graphics3
DFS 101Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study3

Sophomore Year

Third Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 125Intro to Digital Filmmaking3
DMA 233Environments & Characters3
DMA 234Modeling & Texturing3
ChooseDMA 317Computer Character Animation I3
OneDMA 245Game: Concept and Technology
DAH 200Art & Culture: Ages of Discovery3
DEN 239Survey of World Literature3
Fourth Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 232Gesture Drawing3
ChooseDMA 228Stop Motion I3
OneDMA 230Experimental Animation
DMA 310Maquette Sculpture
DMA 246Game Art I3
DMA 256Lighting & Rendering3
ChooseDAH 201Visual Narration: Asia3
OneVisual Narration: Africa/America
DAS 213Business Practices3

Junior Year

Fifth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA - - - Game Elective3
DMA 329Adv. Computer Generated Environ3
DMA 339Game Projects I3
DAH ---History of Video Games3
DNS 300Natural Science 3
Sixth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 333Advanced Story Concepts3
DMA 340Game Projects II3
DMA 341Digital Character Sculpting3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3

Senior Year

Seventh Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 410Senior Production Studio I 3
DMA 424Professional Futures I3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
ChooseDAH 400Art History 3
OneDVC 400Visual Culture Elective
D- - - - - Elective 3
Eighth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 420Senior Production Studio II3
DMA 425Professional Futures II3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DET BY PATH*DEN 107Writing Workshop3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective
D- - - - - Elective 3

DEN 107 is placed as a liberal arts elective. English path is determined by ACT/SAT writing scores or the English Placement Exercise (EPE).

Catalog Year 18/19 Total Credits      126-127
Total credits: 127:   First Year Experience=1;   Foundations=18;   Major=60;   Liberal Arts=42;   General Elective=6
Entertainment Arts Electives
DMA 101 Animation I DMA 312 Sound Design I
DMA 211 2D Digital Animation DMA 328 Stop Motion II
DMA 228 Stop Motion I DMA 336 Game Art II
DMA 230 Experimental Animation DMA 347 Computer Character Animation II
DMA 235 Playing the Self DIL 147 Figure Illustration
DMA 309 Concept Design DIL 246 Anatomical Figure Illustration
DMA 310 Maquette Sculpture

Freshman Year

First Semester = 15-16 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
SLP 007CCS First Year Experience1
DFN 1172D Design3
DFN 119Digital Fundamentals3
DFN 140Elements of Drawing3
DMA 120Creative Visualization3
DEN 108The Art of Argumentation3
Second Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 1163D Techniques3
DFN 1183D Design3
DFN 141Fundamentals of Imaging3
DMA 125Intro to Digital Filmmaking3
DFS 101Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study3

Sophomore Year

Third Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 2112D Digital Animation I3
DMA 312Sound Design I3
DMA 225Intermediate Digital Filmmaking3
DMA 232Gesture Drawing3
DAH 200Art & Culture: Ages of Discovery3
DEN 239Survey of World Literature3
Fourth Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
ChooseDMA 217Introduction to 3D Computer Graphics6
TwoDMA 230Experimental Animation
DMA 235Playing the Self
DMA 345Experimental Filmmaking I3
DMA 2122D Digital Animation II3
ChooseDAH 201Visual Narration: Asia3
OneVisual Narration: Africa/America
DAS 213Business Practices3

Junior Year

Fifth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 325Narrative Filmmaking I3
ChooseDMA 342Documentary Filmmaking3
OneDMA 352Experimental Filmmaking II
DMA ---Digital Film Elective3
DAH ---History of Film3
DNS 300Natural Science 3
Sixth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 326Narrative Filmmaking II3
ChooseDMA 322Sound Design II3
OneDMA ---Entertainment Arts Elective
DMA 333Advanced Story Concepts3
ChooseDVC 306Introduction to Film3
OneDLE ---Liberal Arts Elective
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3

Senior Year

Seventh Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 410Senior Production Studio I 3
DMA 424Professional Futures I3
ChooseDAH 400Art History 3
OneDVC 400Visual Culture Elective
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
D- - - - - Elective 3
Eighth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DMA 420Senior Production Studio II3
DMA 425Professional Futures II3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DET BY PATH*DEN 107Writing Workshop3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective
D- - - - - Elective 3
DEN 107 is placed as a liberal arts elective.  English path is determined by ACT/SAT writing scores or the English Placement Exercise (EPE).
Catalog Year 18/19 Total Credits      126-127
Total credits: 127:   First Year Experience=1;   Foundations=18;   Major=60;   Liberal Arts=42;   General Elective=6
Entertainment Arts Electives
DMA 228 Stop Motion I DMA 322 Sound Design II
DMA 235 Playing the Self DMA 328 Stop Motion II
DMA 310  Maquette Sculpture