Digital Animation Concentration

  • Art, BFA Digital Animation requires at least 120 credit hours.
  • 36 of 120 credit hours must be taken at 300 level or higher.
  • No more than 6 credit hours of HPE may count in degree requirements.
  • 12 of the last 18 credit hours must be taken at UAH, with an overall 25% of coursework taken at UAH.
  • No more than 60 credit hours from a two-year school can be applied toward a UAH degree. 
  • For graduation application instructions, see here.
Freshman Composition6
COLLEGE WRITING I
COLLEGE WRITING II
Humanities and Fine Arts12
12 hours of Humanities and Fine Arts chosen from the following categories below
Fine Arts: Choose one3
INTRO TO MUSIC LITERATURE
THEATRE APPRECIATION
Literature: Choose one or two3-6
Students must have a two course sequence in either Literature or History.
READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE I
MYTHOLOGY
READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE 2
Foreign Language Requirement3
Any WLC 100 or 200 level course
Humanities: Choose one if needed0-3
INTRO TO MUSIC LITERATURE
THEATRE APPRECIATION
Intro to Rhetorical Communication
INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY
INTRO TO ETHICS
INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC
TECH, SCIENCE & HUMAN VALUES
INTRO WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES
Mathematics and Natural Sciences11
Mathematics: Choose one3
ALGEBRA WITH APPLICATIONS
FINITE MATHEMATICS
PRECALCULUS ALGEBRA
PRECALCULUS TRIGONOMETRY
PRECALCULUS ALGEBRA & TRIG
MATH PROFESSIONAL APPLICATIONS
CALCULUS A
Natural Sciences: Choose two8
EXPLORING THE COSMOS I
EXPLORING THE COSMOS II
PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY
ORGANISMAL BIOLOGY
INTRO TO CHEMISTRY
and INTRO CHEMISTRY LAB
GENERAL CHEMISTRY II
and GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB II
ENVIRONMENTAL EARTH SCIENCE
WEATHER, CLIMATE & GLOBAL CHNG
CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS
GENERAL PHYSICS I
GENERAL PHYSICS II
GEN PHYSICS W/CALCULUS I
and GENERAL PHYSICS LAB I
GEN PHYSICS W/CALC II
and GENERAL PHYSICS LAB II
GEN PHYSICS W/CALC III
History and Social and Behavioral Sciences
12 hours of History and Social and Behavioral Sciences chosen from the following categories below
History: Choose one or two3-6
WORLD HISTORY TO 1500
WORLD HISTORY SINCE 1500
UNITED STATES TO 1877
UNITED STATES SINCE 1877
Social and Behavioral Sciences: Choose two or three6-9
PRINC OF MACROECONOMICS
PRINC OF MICROECONOMICS
GLOBAL SYSTEMS AND CULTURES
WORLD REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY
PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
INTRO TO AMERICAN GOVERNMENT
INTRO TO COMPARATIVE POLITICS
GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY I
LIFE-SPAN DEVELOPMENT
INTRO TO SOCIOLOGY
ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL PROBLEMS
INTRO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY
SOCIOLOGICAL PERSP TECH & SCI
Pre-professional 21
Choose two Art History courses from the following:
ARH SURV:ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL
ARH SURV:RENAISSANCE-MODERN
ARH SUR:NON-WESTERN TRADITIONS
Foundations:
TWO-DIMENSIONAL DES/COLOR TH
DRAWING: FOUNDATIONS
DRAWING: INTRODUCTION
FOUNDATIONS OF HUMAN COMMUNICA
Major Requirements:24
Foundations:
TWO-DIMENSIONAL DES/COLOR TH
THREE-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN
DRAWING: FOUNDATIONS
DRAWING: INTRODUCTION
ANIMATION: INTRODUCTION
Choose three of the following:
GRAPHIC DESIGN: INTRODUCTION
SCULPTURE: INTRODUCTION
PHOTOGRAPHY: INTRODUCTION
PAINTING: INTRODUCTION
PRINTMAKING: INTRODUCTION
Art History9
Choose two of the following:
ARH SURV:ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL
ARH SURV:RENAISSANCE-MODERN
ARH SUR:NON-WESTERN TRADITIONS
Art History Requirement:
CONTEMPORARY ART & ISSUES
Interdisciplinary Experience9
FOUNDATIONS OF HUMAN COMMUNICA
INTRO TO C PROGRAMMING
INTRO PROGRAMMING USING JAVA
MUSIC TECHNOLOGY I
MUSIC TECHNOLOGY
Concentration Courses27
Choose four from the following:
Any ARS 32x or 31x
ANIMATION: TEAM GAME DESGN I
ANIMATION: MODELING I
ANIMATION: CHARACTER ANIMTN I
ANIMATION: SHORT FILM I
ANIMATION: TECHNICAL ARTS I
Choose two of the following:
Any ARS 42x or 41x
ANIMATION: TEAM GAME DESIGN II
ANIMATION: MODELING II
ANIMATION: CHARACTER ANIMTN II
ANIMATION: SHORT FILM II
ANIMATION: TECHNICAL ARTS II
Choose one:
ARS 31x, 32x, 41x, 42x
AND
CROSS DISCIPLINARY STUDIO I
PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES
Electives9
Choose 3 of the following, at least two at 300+ level
Any upper-level ARH or ARS courses
AND/OR
WRITING FOR VISUAL MEDIA
VIDEO PRODUCTION
NONVERBAL COMMUNICATION
HIST OF AMERICAN CINEMA
ADVANCED VIDEO PRODUCTION
COMPUTER SCIENCE I
COMP SCI II: DATA STRUCTURES
ARTFCL INTEL & GAME DEV
INTRO VIDEO GAME DESGN & PROGM
INTRO COMPUTER GRAPHICS
ADVANCED COMPUTER GRAPHICS
INTRO CREATIVE WRITING
TECHNICAL WRITING
FICTION WRITING
STUDIES IN AMERICAN CINEMA
USABILITY STUDIES
NEW MEDIA WRITING & RHETORIC
ACTING
ELEMENTS OF THEATRE PRODUCTION
SCENE DESIGN
SOUND DESIGN
THEATRE MAINSTAGE
DIRECTING
Total Semester Hours120