Students must pick up an audition packet and sign up for an audition slot on the door of the LittleTheater. While acknowledging that face-to-face communication skills remain crucial in today’s job market, the MACS major also recognizes the central role of technology in career advancement and develops skills in the application of visual art and computer technology to the process of communication.
The value of the internship comes from (1) learning from professionals with experience, (2) doing work in specific areas of communication, (3) reflecting on that work (critically evaluating that work to better understand it), and (4) developing a portfolio and relationships that may help land a job in the future.
The value of the practicum comes from (1) learning from professional technical writers with experience, (2) doing work in technical writing and editing, (3) reflecting on that work (critically evaluating that work to better understand it), and (4) developing a portfolio and relationships that may help land a job in the future.
The Center for the Arts is home to the college’s main office, several academic departments and facilities that include a concert hall, recital hall, art galleries, studio and main theaters, dance studios, the Asian Arts & Culture Center and the box office.
This occurs in every subject in the Media Arts and Production major ( MAJ10021 ). Students attend relevant production workshops in the use of cameras and audio and related equipment, as well as video editing, sound editing and digital software and technology.