USQ’s Creative Arts and Media degrees are designed to inspire your creativity, while developing the technical expertise and practical experience sought after by employers. You must earn a total of 180 quarter credits, or 225 quarter credits for a double degree, in order to earn a bachelor of arts degree in your chosen major. Cinema Art + Science and Interactive Arts & Media students work alongside a student production team from the Beijing Film Academy for a virtual and interactive documentary project connecting two great world cities: Chicago and Beijing. Instead of touring with his bluegrass ensemble, Telsey learned he had been awarded a paid internship from the Television Academy Foundation which would send him to NBCUniversal.
Pioneers in this area include Lisa Strausfeld and Martin Wattenberg 12 Database aesthetics holds at least two attractions to new media artists: formally, as a new variation on non-linear narratives; and politically as a means to subvert what is fast becoming a form of control and authority.
Film/video/audio/multimedia festivals that include media artists, critics, and/or scholars, and are open to the general public. The professional areas in the degree include film, video, television, multimedia, sound, radio, performance and installation, and the interplay among these media forms.
Students are given the opportunity to explore the creative opportunities in the dynamic field of media arts. They evaluate how they and other makers and users of media artworks from different cultures, times and places use genre and media conventions and technical and symbolic elements to make meaning.
For her Internship programme Alexandra Mihali chose to work at a young gallery in Amsterdam, founded in 2010 by a former Comparative Arts and Media student, Jeanine Hofland. Nevertheless, new media art does not appear as a set of homogeneous practices, but as a complex field converging around three main elements: 1) the art system, 2) scientific and industrial research, and 3) political-cultural media activism. Hence, it is now your turn, I urge each and every one right now if what is your definition of Mass Media.