Wilkes University

Digital Design and Media Art - Cognate Minors

Requirements

Cognate Minor in Art - 18 credits

The following courses are required for a cognate minor in Art:

ART-111 Fundamentals of Color and Design 3 cr. (included in the IM core curriculum)

ART-113 Drawing 3 cr.

ART-134 Computer Graphics I 3 cr.

ART-234 Computer Graphics II 3 cr.

ART electives 6 cr.

Cognate Minor in Business Administration - 18 credits

The following courses are required for a cognate minor in Business Administration:

BA-153 Management Foundations 3 cr.

(included in the IM core curriculum)

ACC-161 Financial Accounting & Decision-Making 3 cr.
 ENT-203 Opportunity Development:
 Creativity & Innovation 3 cr. (included in the IM core curriculum)
MKT-221 Marketing 3 cr.
 BA-322 Advertising 3 cr.
 BA-351 Management of Organizations and People 3 cr.

Cognate Minor in Communication Studies - 21 credits

The following courses are required for a cognate minor in Communication Studies:

COM-102 Principles of Communication 3 cr.

(included in the IM core curriculum)

COM-124 Mass Media Literacy 3 cr.
COM-203 Small Group and Team Communications 3 cr.
COM-222 Broadcast Production 3 cr.
COM-262 Digital Storytelling and Design 3 cr.
COM-322 Advanced Video Production 3 cr.
COM-323 Advanced Audio Production3 cr.

Cognate Minor in Computer Science - 25 credits

The following courses are required for a cognate minor in Computer Science:

CS-125 Computer Science I 4 cr.

(included in the IM core curriculum)

CS-126 Computer Science II 4 cr.
CS-225 Computer Science III 4 cr.
CS-226 Computer Science IV 4 cr.
CS-283 Web Development I 3 cr.
CS-325 Database Management 3 cr.
CS-383 Web Development II 3 cr.

Cognate Minor in English - 18 credits

The following courses are required for a cognate minor in English:

ENG-120 Introduction to Literature and Culture 3 cr.

ENG-202 Technical and Professional Writing 3 cr. (included in the IM core curriculum)

ENG-203 Introduction to Creative Writing 3 cr.

ENG-308 Rhetorical Analysis of Non-Fiction Prose 3 cr.

English writing or literature electives numbered 300 and above 6 cr.

Cognate Minor in Entrepreneurship - 18 credits

The following courses are required for a cognate minor in Entrepreneurship:

BA-153 Management Foundations 3 cr. (included in the IM core curriculum)

ACC-161 Financial Accounting and Decision-Making 3 cr.

MKT-221 Marketing 3 cr.

ENT-201 Nature and Essence of Entrepreneurship 3 cr.

ENT-461 Practicing Entrepreneurship 3 cr.

ENT-384 Small Business Consultancy or

ENT-462 Entrepreneurship Internship 3 cr.

Cognate Minor in Marketing - 18 credits

The following courses are required for a cognate minor in Marketing:

BA-153 Management Foundations 3 cr. (included in the IM core curriculum)

ENT-201 Nature and Essence of Entrepreneurship 3 cr.

ENT-203 Opportunity Identification: Innovation and Creativity 3 cr. (included in the IM core curriculum)

MKT-221 Marketing 3 cr.

MKT-322 Advertising 3 cr.

MKT-327 Marketing Seminar or

MKT-328 Consumer Behavior 3 cr.

Cognate Minor in Theater Arts (Acting & Directing) - 18 credits

The following courses are required for a cognate minor in Theatre Arts (Acting & Directing):

ART-111 Fundamentals of Color & Design 3 cr. (included in the IM core curriculum)

THE-131 Acting I 3 cr.

THE-234 Directing I 3 cr.

THE-334 Directing II 3 cr.

Two Theater Arts Elective 6 cr.

Cognate Minor in Theater Arts (Theater Design) - 18 credits

The following courses are required for a cognate minor in Theatre Arts (Theatre Design):

ART-111 Fundamentals of Color & Design 3 cr. (included in the IM core curriculum)

DDMA 350 / IM-350 3-Dimensional Environments & Animation 3 cr.

THE-121 Stagecraft 3 cr.

THE-226 Scene painting 3 cr.

THE-321 Scene Design 3 cr.

One Theater Arts Elective 3 cr.


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