Performing and Cinematic Arts (Bachelor of Applied Arts - B.A.A.)
The Bachelor of Applied Arts in Performing & Cinematic Arts is a production-heavy program that incorporates both traditional film practices and current industry visual effects, providing a complete modern digital cinema degree.
Graduates will complete the program with a thesis-level film and a portfolio that reflects the career they wish to specialize in.
|Students must complete General Studies courses||42-47|
|ART 129||Design Software Applications||3|
|ART 190||Digital 3D Fundamentals||3|
|CIN 100||Introduction to Film||3|
|CIN 130||Digital Cinema Survey||3|
|CIN 190||Cinema Structure & Aesthetics||2|
|CIN 245||Production I||3|
|CIN 250||Production Participation||1|
|CIN 253||Audio Production||3|
|CIN 280||Portfolio I||1|
|Select two of the following courses:||6|
|Greenscreen & Rotoscoping|
|CIN 340||Acting for the Camera||3|
|CIN 345||Production II||3|
|CIN 361||Cinema Internship||1-3|
|CIN 430||VFX Supervising||3|
|CIN 480||Portfolio II||1|
|ENT 201||Entrepreneurship I||3|
|MKT 301||Principles of Marketing||3|
|Electives - Three credit hours from the following Upper Division Classes:||3|
|Cinematic Sound and Music|
University Graduation Requirements
- Earn a minimum of 120 credit hours (100 level and higher, maximum of 6 CED credit hours applicable).
- Earn a minimum of 30 credit hours in upper-division courses. Lower-division transfer courses accepted as meeting upper-division departmental course requirements cannot be used to fulfill this requirement.
- Earn 30 of the last 45 credit hours at MWSU in institutional coursework (exclusive of credit by examination).
- Participate in required departmental and campus wide assessments.
- Fulfill the Missouri Constitution requirement.
- Successfully pass the Missouri Higher Education Civics Achievement exam.