A major in media arts and studies provides a background for students wishing to enter the broadcasting, cable or corporate video fields. Along with their hands-on learning in courses toward the Bachelor of Arts in Media degree, students pursuing this concentration will be prepared for careers in motion picture production for cinema, television and some aspects of games and web-based communication.
This programme suits students who have studied one of the arts disciplines (dance, music, theater, film, literature, performance art) or arts-related perspectives (media studies, cultural studies, arts history, arts sociology, arts philosophy, arts cognition) in their Bachelor programme.
We encourage Arts Awareness, active participation with Youth at Risk, marginalized families, physically challenged, entrepreneurs, artists, experts and philanthropists whose dreams and passions harmonize with EMA’s mandate to enrich our urban fabric of arts and culture.
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.
Graduates of the degree programme have many challenging, national and international job opportunities in e.g. television, theatre, interactive media, digital media companies, content production, advertising agencies, game houses, record companies, publishing companies, booking agencies, event production companies, recording and mastering studios, art organizations, galleries, and production companies.