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Majors and More

 

Bachelor of Science in Digital Information Design with a concentration in Digital Commerce

General Education

 

Semester Hours

ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

Shared Skills and Proficiencies
   
Writing and Critical Thinking    
WRIT 101 Composition

3

HMXP 102      Human Experience 3
CRTW 201 Critical Reading, Thinking & Writing

3

Oral Communication See approved list
0
Technology Met in major with CSCI 151 0
Intensive Writing See approved list;may be met by other requirement 0-3
Constitution Requirement See approved list; may be met by other requirement 0-3
Physical Activity See approved list 1
Thinking Critically Across Disciplines*    
Global Perspectives See approved list

3

Historical Perspectives See approved list

3

Introducing Students to Broad Disciplinary Perspectives*

 

Social Science See approved list; must include 2 designators

6

Humanities and Arts See approved list; must include 2 designators

6

Quantitative Skills and Natural Science (3 courses) 9-12
Quantitative Skills    
    MATH 151 or a MATH that includes Calculus or has Calculus as a pre-requisite  (3-4)
    Additional Quantitative      Course See approved list (0-4)
Natural Science See approved list; must include one lab science.  [If 2 courses taken, must be in two different groups:  Life, Physical, Earth]

(3-8)

Subtotal   41-50
*No more than two courses in the major may count toward requirements in these areas
 
Information Design Core

28

CSCI 151

Overview of Computer Science

1

DESF 161 Intro to Computer Imaging 3
DIFD 141 Introduction to Web Application Design

4

DIFD 311 Digital Culture and Society

3

DIFD 321 Information Systems and Organizations

3

DIFD 322 Visual Design of Complex Systems

3

DIFD 415 Law and Ethics for Digital Media

3

DIFD 451 Senior Synthesis

3

VCOM 262 Introduction to Web Design 3
 
Digital Commerce Concentration

31

CSCI 101B and 101D Microsoft Excel & Advanced Excel

1

ACCT 280 Intro to Financial Accounting

3

QMTH 205 and 210 Business Statistics and Applied Analytics 

6

MKTG 380 Principles of Marketing

3

MGMT 220 Business Information Systems 

3

BADM 561 Electronic Commerce for Managers

3

MCOM 226 Multimedia Storytelling and Production

3

MCOM 341 Advertising Principles

3

Choose 2 courses from the following:

6

MKTG 381 Consumer Behavior

3

MKTG 385 Marketing Research 3
MKTG 387 Promotion Management & Digital Marketing

3

MKTG 485 Services Marketing 3
MKTG 581 Marketing for Global Competitiveness

3

Electives  

11-20

Total  

120

For additional degree requirements, please visit the Degree Requirements page.

Last Updated: 6/24/20