Media Design Practices Curriculum

The typical length of study for the MFA in Media Design Practices is four full terms, and the program may be completed in two years. A three-year option includes two additional full terms.

Curriculum subject to change.

2-year (4 terms)

TERM 1 - FALL
Critical Worldviews 1 3
Workshops (Concept) 3
Graduate Design 1 6
Colloquium 1
Creative Technology 1 3
TERM 2 - SPRING
Critical Worldviews 2 3
Graduate Design 2 9
Colloquium 1
Creative Technology 2 3
TERM 3 - FALL
Critical Practices 1 3
Colloquium 1
Workshops (Thesis) 2
Thesis Studio 1 9
TERM 4 - SPRING
Critical Practices 2 3
Completed Thesis 0
Colloquium 1
Thesis Studio 2 12
TOTAL
Total Required Units 63

3-year (6 terms)

TERM 1 - FALL
Critical Histories 1 3
Media Design 1 2
Development Projects 1 6
Colloquium 1
Creative Technology 1 3
TERM 2 - SPRING
Critical Histories 2 3
Media Design 2 2
Development Projects 2 6
Colloquium 1
Creative Technology 2 3
TERM 3 - FALL
Critical Worldviews 1 3
Workshops (Concept) 3
Graduate Design 1 6
Colloquium 1
Elective (Non-Media Design) 3
TERM 4 - SPRING
Critical Worldviews 2 3
Graduate Design 2 9
Colloquium 1
TERM 5 - FALL
Critical Practices 1 3
Colloquium 1
Workshops (Thesis) 2
Thesis Studio 1 9
TERM 6 - SPRING
Critical Practices 2 3
Completed Thesis 0
Colloquium 1
Thesis Studio 2 12
TOTAL
Total Required Units 90