Digital Media and Design
Arkansas State University - Jonesboro
Degree:  Bachelor of Science
Major:  Digital Media and Design
2006-2007
Students requiring developmental course work based on low entrance exam scores (ACT, SAT, ASSET, COMPASS) may not be able to complete this program of study in eight (8) semesters.  Developmental courses do not count toward total degree hours.  Students having completed college level courses prior to enrollment will be assisted by their advisor in making appropriate substitutions.   In most cases, general education courses may be interchanged between semesters.    A minimum of 45 hours of upper division credit (3000-4000 level) is required for this degree.  Mandatory state and institutional assessment exams will be required during your degree program.  Failure to participate in required assessments may delay graduation.
Year 1   Year 1
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG 1003 Composition I 3 X   ENG 1013 Composition II 3 X
MATH 1023 College Algebra 3 X   HIST 1023 World Civilization since 1660 3 X
ENG 2003 or ENG 2013 or PHIL 1103 Intro to Literature I or Intro to Literature II or Intro to Philosophy  3 X   PE  1002 Concepts of Fitness 2 X
ART 1013 Design I* 3     ART 2443 Introduction to Digital Design 3  
RTV/JOUR 1003 Mass Communication in Modern Society 3     ART 2453 Visual Thinking 3  
  *ART 1013, FYE even              
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   14  
Year 2   Year 2
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
BIOL 1003 or BIOL 1033 or BIOL 1043 or BIOL 1063 Biological Science or Biology of Sex or Plants and Animals or People and Environment 3 X   CHEM 1013 or PHSC 1203 or GEOL 1003 or PHYS 1003 or PHYS 2034 or PHYS 2054 Gen Chemistry I or Physical Science or Environmental Geology or Intro to Space Science or University Physics I or General Physics I 3 X
BIOL 1001 Biological Science Lab 1 X   CHEM 1011 or PHSC 1201 or GEOL 1001 or PHYS 1101 Gen Chem I Lab or Physical Science Lab or Environmental Geology Lab or Space Science Lab (Physics courses include lab) 1 X
MUS 2503 Fine Arts Musical 3 X   ECON 2313 or 2333 or POSC 2103 or 1003 or PSY 2013 or SOC 2213  Principles of Macroeconomics or Economic Issues and Concepts or Intro to US Government or Intro to Politics or Intro to Psychology or Intro to Sociology  3 X
ART 2413 Graphic Design I 3     THEA 2503 Fine Arts Theatre 3 X
ART 2433 Digital Photography I 3     ART/RTV 3673 Seminar in Digital Media and Design 3  
Elective   3     ART 3443 Graphic Design IV 3  
Total Hours   16     Total Hours   16  
Year 3   Year 3
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
HIST 2763 or 2773 United State History to 1876 or Since 1876 3 X   PHIL 1103 or 1503 or SCOM 1203  Intro to Philosophy or Logic & Practical Reasoning or Oral Communications (Critical Thinking req.) 3 X
Gen Ed Enhancement Any gen ed course not previously taken or course from approved enhancement list 3 X   ART 3333 Professional Relations for Artists 3  
ECON 2313 or 2333 or POSC 2103 or 1003 or PSY 2013 or SOC 2213  Principles of Macroeconomics or Economic Issues and Concepts or Intro to US Government or Intro to Politics or Intro to Psychology or Intro to Sociology (select course not previously taken) 3 X   RTV 4363 Multimedia Production 3  
ART 4403 Photography for the Graphic Designer I 3     RTV/JOUR 4373 Internet Communications 3  
ART 4463 Advanced Digital Design 3     Elective   3  
Elective   3            
Total Hours   18     Total Hours   15  
Year 4   Year 4
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
RTV 4883 Special Problems in Electronic Media 3     ART 4363 Graphic Design Internship 3  
ART 4413 Photography for the Graphic Designer II 3     Elective   3  
Elective   3     Elective 3000/4000 level course 3  
Elective 3000/4000 level course 3     Elective 3000/4000 level course 3  
Elective 3000/4000 level course 3     Elective 3000/4000 level course 3  
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   15  
                 
Total Jr/Sr Hours 45     Total Degree Hours 124  
                 
Graduation Requirements:
Completion of HIST 2763 or HIST 2773 or POSC 2103 
English Proficiency (Grade of C or better in ENG 1003 and ENG 1013)
2.00 GPA in Major
2.00 GPA at ASU
2.00 GPA Overall
Maximum of 31 credit hours via correspondence, extension, examination, PLA, Military or similar means; CLEP (30 hrs max) 
45 JR/SR Hours after completing 30 hours
124 Total Credit Hours
18 of last 24 hours must be ASU-Jonesboro courses
Minimum of 57 hours from 4-year institutions
32 Resident Hours if completing second degree and first degree was not from ASU-J

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