Media Arts and Sciences
AN INTERDEPARTMENTAL MAJOR
Co-Directors: Metaxas (Computer Science), Kelley (Studio Art)
The Departments of Art and Computer Science offer an interdepartmental major in media arts and sciences that explores the artistic, cultural, and scientific applications of new media technologies. The program focuses on media production that balances artistic sensibility with analytical reasoning within the rich tradition of the liberal arts environment. Areas of study include: digital imaging and design; Web-connected database architectures; three-dimensional visualization and modeling; digital composition in audio/video; analog and digital print and photographic processes; computer graphics and animation; human-computer interaction; and programming for networked environments.