The minor in media production is designed to give students majoring in any discipline foundational skills in media making, while also allowing students to pursue a range of elective courses in their particular areas of creative interest.


The minor consists of a total of 19 credit hours, with three required media production courses that combine theory with technical skill in order to prepare students for upper division study.

Students must complete all classes for the minor with a grade of C- or better and an overall GPA in the minor of 2.0.  

Students may apply no more than six credit hours of transfer work, including three hours of upper-division credit.

Required Courses and Semester Credit Hours

Required Foundation Courses
CMDP 1400Introduction to Critical Media Practices4
CMDP 2500Media Practices I3
CMDP 3600Media Practices II3
Studio Electives
Choose one upper-division studio course3
Critical Media Practices Workshop II
Contemporary Image Making Practices
Images and Stories
Digital Photographic Practices
Audio/Vision 360
Multimedia Composition
Media Production Methods and Ideas
Introduction to Immersive Media
Documentary Media Poetics
Performance Media Practices
Advanced Performance Media Workshop
Sound Practices
Sonic Arts I
Hearing Image, Seeing Sound
Sound Art
Media Production Topics
Media Professional Seminar
Small Screen Storytelling
Media Environments
Introduction to Computational Media
Multimedia Sound
Collaborative Performance Media Making
Dance for Camera
Projection Practices
Installation and Performance Media
Digital Art and Emergent Technologies
Augmented Reality
Virtual Reality
Topics in Immersive Media
Advanced Documentary Practices
Topics in Documentary Media Practices
Undergraduate Independent Study
Sonic Arts II
Sound and Technology
Interactive Audiovisual Design
Topics in Sound Practices
Open Electives6
Choose any two addtional media production courses
Total Credit Hours19