DVD designs by Logan Lape, Class of 2011

This interdisciplinary major requires a core set of Art and Digital Arts courses and allows students to choose a focus in the Business Department in either Entrepreneurship or in Management. The course sequence delineated below addresses the rapidly growing fields of entertainment technology and digital graphics, but also encompasses foundational entrepreneurship or management skills.

Outcomes

Interdisciplinary Majors in Digital Arts and Entrepreneurship/Management will:

  1. Demonstrate technical proficiency in the areas of the design, production, and implementation of digital media.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the ways digital media technology impacts communication and marketing and utilize a broad range of technologies to acquire, organize, and communicate information.
  3. Demonstrate and communicate the knowledge of the strategies and processes needed to solve a wide variety of problems in the digital arts, including those requiring interdisciplinary concepts.
  4. Demonstrate an understanding of the fundamental precepts of business law and ways of safeguarding one’s intellectual property.
  5. Synthesize entrepreneurial or managerial concepts with skills and goals within the field of digital media, including the evaluation and creation of organizational plans, pro forma financial statements, and complete business plans as would be demanded by key stakeholders.
  6. Apply integrated technical proficiency in areas of Digital Arts and Entrepreneurship/Management to contribute to the community and to create professional opportunities.

Ask a question:

Katherine Zanto
Interdisciplinary Studies Program Chair
kzanto@sierranevada.edu
775-831-1314 x7529

DART and ENTP REQUIREMENTS:

Interdisciplinary Requirements
INTD 250 Principles Interdisciplinary Studies 3
INTD 300 Service Learning 3
INTD 493 Senior Portfolio 3
Total Credits 9
ART Requirements
DESG 132 Foundations of Visual Design 3
DRAW 121 Drawing Fundamentals 3
Beginning Photography 3
ARTH 302 Modern Art History 3
Total Credits 12
Digital Art / ETEK Requirements
DIGT 201 DIGT 202 3
DART 215, 220, 230 Choose 2 Introductory DART courses 6
DART 315, 320, 330 or DIGT 301 Choose 1 Intermediate DART course 3
DART 415, 420, 430, 450 Choose 1 Advanced DART course 3
DART 305 Web Design 3
Total Credits 18
Entrepreneurship Requirements
ECON 102 Macro Economics 3
MKTG 201 Introduction to Marketing 3
ACCT 204 Financial Accounting 3
GBUS 291 Business Communications 3
MGMT 260 Principals of Management 3
ENTP 313 or 410 Creating ENT Ventures/ Social Ventures 3
ENTP 310 Opportunity Recognition 3
INTB 320 Global Business Environment 3
ENTP 320 Financing Entrepreneur Ventures 3
BLAW 360 Business Law 3
Total Credits 30
TOTAL DART and ENTP Major Requirements: 69
General Education Core Requirements: 30
Electives: 21
 Total Credits:  120

*Requirements listed above are based off the 2013-2014 Catalog, for other information check past catalogs or graduation requirements.

DART and MGMT REQUIREMENTS:

Interdisciplinary Requirements
INTD 250 Principles Interdisciplinary Studies 3
INTD 300 Service Learning 3
INTD 493 Senior Portfolio 3
Total Credits 9
ART Requirements
DESG 132 Foundations of Visual Design 3
DRAW 121 Drawing Fundamentals 3
PHTG 250 Beginning Photography 3
ARTH 302 Modern Art History 3
Total Credits 12
Digital Arts Requirements
DIGT 201 DIGT 202 3
DART 215, 220, 230 Choose 2 Introductory DART courses 6
DART 315, 320, 330 or DIGT 301 Choose 1 Intermediate DART course 3
DART 415, 420, 430, 450 Choose 1 Advanced DART course 3
DART 305 Web Design 3
Total Credits 18
Management Requirements
ECON 102 Macroeconomics 3
ACCT 204 Financial Accounting 3
MKTG 201 Principles of Marketing 3
MGMT 260 Principles of Management 3
GBUS 291 Business Communications 3
INTB 320 Global Business Environment 3
BLAW 360 Business Law 3
INTB 370 Leadership in a Global Environment 3
MGMT 464 Human Relations 3
MGMT 430 Business Strategy 3
Total Credits 30
TOTAL DART and MGMT Major Requirements: 69
General Education Core Requirements: 30
Electives: 21
Total Credits:  120

*Requirements listed above are based off the 2013-2014 Catalog, for other information check past catalogs or graduation requirements.