In a world of smartphones, tablets, wearable computers, and Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR), the role of a digital artist is more important than ever. Not only is there an insatiable appetite for new content, but also the skills demanded from a designer, storyteller and artist to create that content has extended far beyond traditional skill-sets. An infinite number of opportunities await those with the proper abilities and imagination.
ITU’s Digital Arts (DA) program is taught by experienced industry professionals who integrate design fundamentals, professional skills and entrepreneurial innovation into a unique program tailored to the modern artist who dares to innovate and create their own vision of the future. Students will learn to produce live action, interactive and augmented media. The program prepares students to become leaders in digital art production, advertising, film, gaming, AR, VR, mobile and app industries. Graduates of this program will build multimedia portfolios with thesis papers designed for peer-reviewed publications in academic and industrial journals.
The Digital Arts program requires successful completion of 36 credit hours. The program offers concentrations in different disciplines. Concentration and elective courses provide flexibility in customizing the program to meet professional and personal goals.