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    East Tennessee State University
  Jan 22, 2018
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Digital Media Minor

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College of Business and Technology

Department of Digital Media

Digital Media Program Information

P.O. Box 70309
Phone: (423) 439-5110
Web Address:

Niswonger Digital Media Center
Room 196

ETSU’s Digital Media Department seeks to bridge the arts and sciences by providing students with technical knowledge and an understanding of aesthetics to create digital media professionals capable of working at the highest artistic and technical levels.

The Digital Media Department offers a Bachelor of Science in Digital Media with concentrations in Digital Animation, Digital Game Design, Digital Visualization, and Digital Visual Effects.  There is also a Digital Media Minor for students who wish to get a broad exposure in the four areas.

The Digital Media Department is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).

No grade below a C (2.0) in DIGM courses may be applied to the B.S. degree.

Digital Media Fee- A Digital Media Enhancement Fee of $100 per semester hour will be applied to all DIGM courses for all students.

Digital Media Minor Program Information

A minor in Digital Media is available to students from all majors who wish to acquire technical knowledge and skills in Digital Media. Requirements for the minor are 24 credit hours of study in Digital Media. Students must meet the prerequisites listed in the catalog for a particular course they wish to take or obtain permission from the instructor.

Students are encouraged to choose guided electives that provide an emphasis in a particular area of specialization in Digital Media.

Digital Media Minor: 24 Credit Hours

A minor is a secondary area of study outside of the major program of study with a structured curriculum composed of at least 18 semester credit hours. The Digital Media Minor has received approval to waive the requirement that at least 9 hours of coursework should be 3000/4000 level.


Electives: 8 Credit Hours

Take two 2xxx or above Digital Media (DIGM) courses.

Only courses for which a grade of C (2.0) or higher is earned will be accepted as part of the minor program.

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