B.F.A. in sound design

Available at:  
- Savannah

Foundation studies: 30 hours

  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • DSGN 204 Design III: Time
  • Studio elective
  • Studio elective

General education: 60 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • Select one of these two courses:

  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • ENGL 142 Foundations of Story
  • CINE 275 History of Cinema
  • LIBA 288 Media Literacy Theory
  • ARLH or ARTH elective
  • General education elective
  • Mathematics/natural sciences elective
  • Social/behavioral sciences elective

Major curriculum: 80 hours

  • Select one of these two courses:

  • SNDS 101 Sound for Film and Television
  • SNDS 102 Sound for Animation and Games
  • SNDS 110 Fundamentals of Audio
  • SNDS 125 Sound in Media
  • SNDS 203 Field Sound Effects Recording
  • SNDS 206 Production Audio
  • SNDS 212 Music for Media
  • SNDS 223 Sound Editing
  • Select one of these two courses:

  • SNDS 308 Sound Art
  • SNDS 309 Modular Synthesis
  • SNDS 312 ADR and Voice-over
  • SNDS 313 Dialogue Editing
  • SNDS 322 Foley Production Techniques
  • SNDS 403 Sound Design Collaboration
  • SNDS 409 Game Audio Design
  • Select one of these two courses:

  • SNDS 419 Stereo Mixing
  • SNDS 429 Multi-channel Mixing
  • SNDS 440 Sound Supervision
  • ANIM, CHAR, CINE, DANC, DWRI, FILM, ITGM, MOME, MUST, PERF, PREV, PROD, SNDS, SOEA, TECH, TELE, THED or VSFX elective or CLC 580 Collaboration

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • Free elective
  • Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours