Curriculum

Suggested Course Map

Download the Requirements Sequence Chart for a suggested sequence of courses. The sequence chart and the degree requirements listed below apply to students matriculating in fall 2016 and spring 2017.

See Advising Tools for prior academic year sequence charts.

Studio Requirements

Core Studio

Drawing 1
3 units
2D, 3D & 4D
9 units

Animation Major Requirements

Animation 1
3 units
Animation 2
3 units
Drawing for Animation
3 units
Animation Workshops
3 units
Visual Storytelling
3 units
3D Computer Animation 1
3 units
3D Computer Animation 2
3 units
Studio Elective (Any Studio Excluding Animation)
3 units
Animation Tutorials
6 units
Junior Project 1 & 2
6 units
Sound for Animation
3 units
Senior Project 1: Pre-production
3 units
Senior Project 2: Production
3 units

Additional Studio Requirements

Interdisciplinary Studio
3 units
Diversity Studies Studio
3 units
Studio Electives
9 units

72 total units

Humanities & Sciences Requirements

Writing 1
3 units
Writing 2
3 units
Introduction to the Arts: Antiquity to Early Modern
3 units
Introduction to the Modern Arts
3 units
Foundation in Critical Studies
3 units
Media History: Animation
3 units
Literary & Performing Arts Studies (200 level)
3 units
Philosophy & Critical Theory (200 level)
3 units
Social Science/History (200 level)
3 units
Science/Math (200 level)
3 units
Visual Studies (200 level)
3 units
Humanities and Science (300 level)
9 units
Diversity Studies Seminar
3 units
Humanities and Science Electives (200 or 300 level)
3 units

48 total units