With a history richly rooted in drawing, painting, and art theory, the Communication Arts program is effectively tailored to provide students educational opportunities to develop the types of quality skills and meaningful understandings that are relevant and sought after in the expanding universe of communication medias. Electives can be selected from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences or from other faculties within the university (subject to permission from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences). You will be armed with an understanding of the U.S. constitution, international law and politics, an appreciation for speech, communication and ethics. We’re also home to one of the world’s best film and television schools, the Western Australian Screen Academy. There are many career opportunities in the creative industries for graduates with good communication and technical skills. The School of Arts and Humanities is for students who want to pursue their true passion – or simply find it. Please see the program rules , the Bachelor of Communication course list and the Bachelor of Arts course list if you are unsure which courses you can do in your program. Graduates from the school of Arts & Communication have gone on to Harvard, William & Mary, and Stetson Law Schools.
The Communication and Media Arts BA is ideal for students who want to immerse themselves in the multi-dimensional landscape of traditional and emerging media, and who wish to explore communication in all of its facets in conjunction with special interests.
It is a policy of the State Board of Education and a priority of the Oregon Department of Education that there will be no discrimination or harassment on the grounds of race, color, sex, marital status, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability in any educational programs, activities or employment.
Furthermore, student work will culminate in a capstone project that investigates an issue relevant to the student and uses art, design, and visual communications to address a problem within the community or effect a change. The program emphasises applied skills relevant to work within communication industries. Professional Performing Arts in the Harris Fine Arts Center, Marriott Center and Richards Building on campus. Ours is a personalized, collaborative approach that imparts essential career skills while fostering creativity and critical thinking. The School of Arts & Communication hosts forums to showcase student and faculty research. The School provides courses of study in the disciplines of, Dance, Theatre Arts, Painting and Sculpture and Communication. Theatre and communication arts students have opportunities to study abroad with our many international partners, including Mary Immaculate College in Limerick, Ireland, and Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Rome.
Housed in the state-of-the-art Center for Arts and Media at the SLCC South City Campus, the School hosts a diverse array of academic programs offering two-year degrees and certificates, along with a large variety of classes fulfilling General Education requirements.