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Bachelor of Media Arts Program Plans

Sample Program Plans

Note: these plans provide one pathway through each concentration, based on completing full-time studies in fall/winter for four years. Students should meet with the BMA Advisor regularly to plan completion based on their own interests and goals.

Please visit the UFV Course Descriptions page on the Academic Calendar and select the area of study to view more detailed course descriptions.

BMA Year One – undecided concentration
  Semester 1 Semester 2
Year one

One of: CMNS 125 OR ENGL 105. One of: ENGL 253/THEA 250 OR IPK 277.
MEDA 100
VA 113

One of: CMNS 126, CMNS 175, ENGL 104, ENGL 203, ENGL 208, ENGL 211, ENGL 212, ENGL 213, OR ENGL 215.
MACS 130
MEDA 110

 

Interactive Media Concentration
  Semester 1 Semester 2
Year one

One of: CMNS 125 OR ENGL 105.
GD 101
MEDA 100
THEA 111
VA 113

One of: CMNS 126, CMNS 175, ENGL 104, ENGL 203, ENGL 208, ENGL 211, ENGL 212, ENGL 213, OR ENGL 215.
GD 202
MACS 130
MEDA 110

Year two

One of: CIS 145, COMP 120, COMP 150, COMP 152, GD 204.
One of: ENGL 253/THEA 250 OR IPK 277.
MEDA 210
MEDA 270

MEDA 260
MEDA 280
THEA 205

Year three

GD 304
MEDA 360
MEDA 370
MEDA 385

MEDA 350
MEDA 380

Year four

MEDA 401
SOCA 401

MEDA 402

 

Digital Entertainment Arts concentration
  Semester 1 Semester 2
Year one

One of: CMNS 125 OR ENGL 105.
MEDA 100
THEA 111
VA 101
VA 113

One of: AH 100, AH 102, AH 205, GD 102.
One of: CMNS 126, CMNS 175, ENGL 104, ENGL 203, ENGL 208, ENGL 211, ENGL 212, ENGL 213, OR ENGL 215.
MACS 130
MEDA 110

Year two

One of: ENGL 253/THEA 250 OR IPK 277.
MEDA 210
MEDA 270
One of: VA 221 OR VA 222.

MEDA 260
MEDA 280
THEA 205

Year three

MEDA 360
MEDA 370
MEDA 385
VA 321

MEDA 330
MEDA 350
MEDA 380

Year four

MEDA 401
SOCA 401

MEDA 402

 

Digital Performance Concentration
Sample Program Plan
  Semester 1 Semester 2
Year one

One of: CMNS 125 OR ENGL 105.
MEDA 100
THEA 112
VA 113

One of: CMNS 126, CMNS 175, ENGL 104, ENGL 203, ENGL 208, ENGL 211, ENGL 212, ENGL 213, OR ENGL 215.
MACS 130
MEDA 110
THEA 125

Year two

One of: ENGL 253/THEA 250 OR IPK 277.
MEDA 210
THEA 105
Lower-level MEDA/THEA choice 1 (MEDA 270, MEDA 280, THEA 206, THEA 211, THEA 215).

MEDA 260
THEA 205
Lower-level MEDA/THEA choice 2 (MEDA 270, MEDA 280, THEA 206, THEA 211, THEA 215).

Year three

MEDA 360
THEA 311
Upper-level MEDA/THEA choice 1 (MEDA 370, MEDA 380, MEDA 385, THEA 312, THEA 314, THEA 315, THEA 351, THEA 370, THEA 451, THEA 452).

MEDA 350
Upper-level MEDA/THEA choice 2 (MEDA 370, MEDA 380, MEDA 385, THEA 312, THEA 314, THEA 315, THEA 351, THEA 370, THEA 451, THEA 452).

Year four

MEDA 401
SOCA 401
THEA 352

MEDA 402
Upper-level MEDA/THEA choice 3 (MEDA 370, MEDA 380, MEDA 385, THEA 312, THEA 314, THEA 315, THEA 351, THEA 370, THEA 451, THEA 452).

 

Film Concentration
  Semester 1 Semester 2
Year one

One of: CMNS 125 OR ENGL 105.
FILM 110
MEDA 100
THEA 112
VA 113

One of: CMNS 126, CMNS 175, ENGL 104, ENGL 203, ENGL 208, ENGL 211, ENGL 212, ENGL 213, OR ENGL 215.
MACS 130
MEDA 110

Year two

One of: ENGL 253/THEA 250 OR IPK 277.
FILM 211
FILM 260
MEDA 210

FILM 212
FILM 261
MEDA 260
THEA 205

Year three

FILM 360
MEDA 360

Upper-level film studies choice 1 (FILM 311, FILM 312, FILM 313, FILM 320, MACS 399K).
FILM 361
MEDA 350

Year four

FILM 385
MEDA 385
MEDA 401
SOCA 401

Upper-level film studies choice 2 (FILM 311, FILM 312, OR FILM 313, FILM 320, MACS 399K).
MEDA 330
MEDA 402

 

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