MAGD Expo

MAGD ExpoThe MAGD Expo is a juried show of interactive entertainment, 3D, 2D, aural, virtual and animated creative work held annually at the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater. The show is open to individuals or groups of any age and is not limited to students.
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Courses

Media Arts & Game Development Major - 42 Credits

Required Core for all emphases - 15 credits

  • MAGD 150: Intro to MAGD; Prereq: None [ACINDP 150]
  • MAGD 210: Vis Imaging Dig Media; Prereq: None [151/ARTSTDIO 287]
  • MAGD 220: Drawing for Dig Media; Prereq: None [151/ARTSTDIO 287]
  • MAGD 270: Web Development; Prereq/Coreq: 210 [J/S 270]
  • MAGD 271: Flash Development; Prereq/Coreq: 220 [J/S 271]
  • MAGD 271: Flash Development; Prereq/Coreq: 220 [J/S 271]

Tier 1 - Choose 9 credits from the courses below

  • COMM 238: Video Production; Prereq: None
  • COMM 239: Audio Production; Prereq: None
  • COMM 285: Social Media Opt.; Prereq: Soph. Standing or Consent
  • COMM 294: Web Video/Game Ind GameZombie TV; Prereq: Comm 238 or Instructor Consent
  • COMM/MUSC 346: Sound and Image; Prereq: None * counts for GA credit
  • MUSC 452 (2 cr): Midi Techniques; Prereq: MUSC 151/152 or COMM/ MUSC 346 or COMM 239 or Instructor Consent

Tier 2 - Choose 6 credits from the courses below

  • COMM 320: Adv. Audio Techniques; Prereq: SPEECH 239
  • COMM 330: Corp./Ind. Video; Prereq: SPEECH 238
  • COMM 335: Advertising Video; Prereq: SPEECH 238
  • COMM 351: Game Development; Prereq: JR Standing and Consent * may be used for writing requirement
  • COMM 440: New Comm Tech; Prereq: J210 or 220 OR S21 or 232 OR MAGD 150 * may be used for writing requirement
  • COMM 493: Internship; Prereq: Consent
  • COMM 496Special Topics; Prereq: Consent
  • COMM 498: Independent Study; Prereq: Consent

Crossover Electives
Choose 6 credits from another thread(s)

Required Team-based Courses - 6 credits

  • MAGD 487: Adv. Team Project I; Prereq: Core + 12 Cred [J/S 352]
  • MAGD 488: Adv. Team Project II; Prereq: MAGD 487