Production Design B.F.A.

Production Design

Degrees

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Available at:
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Foundation studies: 35 hours

  • DRAW 100 Drawing I: Form and Space
  • DRAW 101 Drawing II: Composition and Media
  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • — Studio elective
  • — Studio elective

General education: 55 hours

  • ARLH 206 Modern Architecture I: 1750-1900 *
  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • ARTH 207 20th-century Art *
  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications †
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications †
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective
  • — ENGL elective
  • — General education elective‡
  • — Mathematics/natural sciences elective‡
  • — Social/behavioral sciences elective‡

Major curriculum: 80 hours

  • DWRI 101 Introduction to Dramatic Writing
  • PROD 101 Introduction to Production Design
  • PROD 110 Drafting for Production Design
  • PROD 210 Script Interpretation
  • PROD 212 Period Style for Production Design
  • PROD 220 Lighting Design I
  • PROD 221 Scenic Design I
  • PROD 230 Costume Design I
  • PROD 430 The Public Event: Concept and Collaboration
  • PROD 490 Production Design Portfolio
  • — ANIM, CHAR, DANC, DWRI, FILM, ITGM, MOME, MPRA, MUST, PREV, PROD, SFDM, SNDS, TECH, TELE, THED or VSFX elective, or CLC 580

Choose one concentration:
Costume

  • FASH 100 Fashion Technology
  • PROD 150 Introduction to Makeup Design
  • PROD 330 History of Costume in Film
  • PROD 380 Costume Rendering for Construction
  • PROD 420 Costume Design II

Lighting and scenery

  • PROD 130 Stagecraft
  • PROD 270 CAD for Production Design
  • PROD 300 Rendering for Entertainment Design
  • PROD 320 Lighting Design II §
  • PROD 321 Scenic Design II §
  • — ANIM, CHAR, DANC, DWRI, FILM, ITGM, MOME, MPRA, MUST, PREV, PROD, SFDM, SNDS, TECH, TELE, THED or VSFX elective

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • — Free elective
  • — Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Choose one of these two courses.
† Choose one of these two courses.
‡ Consult the general education and mathematics competency requirements.
§ Choose one of these two courses.
Consult your faculty adviser in selecting elective courses.
Course numbers and titles are subject to change.

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