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Courtney Lehmann
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Stockton, CA 95211
clehmann@pacific.edu

Degree Program

Major Requirements

Candidates for the Bachelor of Art degree with a major in Media X must complete a minimum of 40 semester units, including two 4-unit core courses, one 4-unit capstone seminar, at least one production course, a practicum or internship, and a selection of electives. 

Course No.            

Course Title

Units

3 core courses 12
MEDX 011  Critical Media Making   4
MEDX 013  Media Literacies  4
MEDX 109  Capstone 4
Experiential Learning (2-4 units):
MEDX 187  Practicum (Repeatable)     2-4
MEDX 189  Internship   2-4
MEDX 197  Undergraduate Research    2-4
Production Requirement: All Media X majors must complete at least one production-based course (4 units)
ENGL 117 Film Production
THEA 89G Live Performance Production
ARTS 103 Graphic Production
COMM 131 Media Production
COMM 134 Documentary Film Production
MMGT 120 Music Management: Media Production (Prereq: MMGT 106)

Curricular Pathways
Candidates for the BA in Media X select one of three curricular paths to pursue or choose to self-design their major (12-16 Units). Students may take courses in any of the three paths to fulfill their elective requirements.

Maker: Production, Performance, Design

ARTH 101 Design Thinking
ARTS 005 Drawing
ARTS 095 Video I
ARTS 105 Web Design
ARTS 107 Video II  
ARTS 115 Animation
ARTS 193A 3D modeling with MAYA
COMM 132 Writing for Media
COMP 051 Introduction to Computer Science
ENGL 115 Screenwriting
ENGL 117 Film Production
ENGL 193 Advanced Film Production
MCOM 019 Music and Computer Technology
MEDX 151* Multi-Platform Directing and Producing (*in development)
MMGT 005 Introduction to Music Industry Technology
MMGT 106 Sound Recording Fundamentals
MMGT 109 Beyond Talent: Managing Performance Career
MMGT 120 Media Production (Prereq: MMGT 106)
MMGT 130 Pop Songwriting
THEA 071 Beginning Acting
THEA 075 Movement and Voice
THEA 137 Lighting
THEA 112 Playwriting
THEA 175 Acting for the Camera
THEA 037A Costume Design

Manager: Creative Entrepreneurship, Persuasive Communication, and Social Media Management
BUSI 053 Legal and Ethical Environment in Business
BUSI 107 Marketing Management (Prereq: ECON 053 Microeconomics)
BUSI 148 Promotions Management (Prereq: BUSI 107)  
BUSI 153 Entertainment Law (Prereq: BUSI 053)
BUSI 193B Business of Film, Entertainment, and Media
COMM 132 Writing for Media
COMM 135 Principles of Public Relations
COMM 193 Social Media for Public Relations
ECON 053 Microeconomics
ECON 055 Introductory Macroeconomics
ENGL 109 Professional Communications
MEDX 151* Multi-Platform Directing and Producing (*in development)
MMGT 011 Music and Entertainment in U.S. Society
MMGT 021A Follow the Money I (Prereq: MMGT 011)
MMGT 021B Follow the Money II (Prereq: MMGT 021A)
MMGT 081A Running an Independent Record Label, I
MMGT 081B Running an Independent Record Label, II
MMGT 106 Sound Recording Fundamentals
MMGT 109 Beyond Talent: Managing Performance Career
MMGT 121 Media Promotion
MMGT 130 Pop Songwriting
Analyst: Research Methods, Culture, and Analytics
ARTH 114 Twentieth Century European Art and Film
ARTH 116 Contemporary World Art (and Film): 1945-present
ARTH 118 Art (and Film) History in the U.S.: 1865-1945
ASIA 120 Asian Cinemas
COMM 031 Media and Society
COMM 137 Public Relations Case Studies and Problems
COMM 139 Theory of Mass Communication
COMM 160 Communication Research Methods
COMP 051 Introduction to Computer Science  
COMP 053 Data Structures
ECON 053 Microeconomics
ECON 055 Introduction to Macroeconomics
ECON 161 Computer Applications in Economics
ENGL 124 Film History
ENGL 193 Contemporary World Television
FREN 120 Le Cinema Francais/French Cinema in English
HIST 083 Digital Narratives
MATH 035 Elementary Statistical Inference
MATH 037 Introduction to Statistics and Probability
MATH 039 Probability with Applications to Statistics and Probability
MATH 130 Topics in Applied Statistics
MMGT 011 Music and Entertainment in U.S. Society
PHIL 037 Introduction to Logic
RELI 039 Introduction to the Digital Humanities
SPAN 114 Cine Hispano/Hispanic Film
THEA 111 Script Analysis

Electives: Media X majors take 20 units of electives tailored to their interests

ARTH 124 Sex, Gender, and the Arts (and Film)
ARTS 007 Principles of 2-D Design and Color
ARTS 009 Principles of 3-D Design
ARTS 021 Life Drawing I
ARTS 045 Digital Photography
ARTS 077 Graphic Design I  
ARTS 079 Graphic Design II
ARTS 091 Print Media Graphics
ARTS 095 Video I
ARTS 105 Web Design
ARTS 107 Video II
ARTS 115 Motion Graphics
ARTS 121 Life Drawing II
ARTS 141 Photography II
ARTS 143 Photography III
ARTS 171 Graphic Design III
COMP 127 Web Applications (Prereq: COMP 053)
COMP 153 Computer Graphics (Prereq: COMP 053)
COMP 159 Computer Game Technologies (Prereq: COMP 053, COMP 055, or team project exp.)
ECON 190 Econometrics
ENGL 197 Advanced Film Production
MCOM 111 Advanced Computer Music (Prereq: MCOM 019)
MMGT 081A Running an Independent Record Label, I
MMGT 081B Running an Independent Record Label, II
RELI 171 Religion and Cinema
THEA 031 Make-up Fundamentals for Theatre and Film
THEA 113 Theatre History I
THEA 115 Theatre History II
THEA 171A Advanced Acting
THEA 171B Advanced Acting


Self-designed major:

Drawing on a particular configuration of the 20 units of electives, students may create a self-designed pathway with direction and approval from their advisors.