Bachelor of Science in Literature, Media, and Communication Threads
Customize your degree by choosing two threads of study.
- Literature - Studying the history of storytelling in poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction as well as oral and print traditions to their electronic and digital counterparts.
- Communication - Examining and producing media that are rhetorically persuasive and speak to audiences across written, oral, verbal, electronic, and non-verbal situation.
- Design - Building and critically analyzing interactive systems for commerce, education, entertainment, social media, and personal expression.
- Media - Understanding the rhetoric, history, forms, and technologies fundamental to the development and creation of film, electronic media, and/or live and mediated performance.
- Social Justice - Mapping the evolution of race, gender, and environmental issues over the past three centuries in relation to new scientific and social realities
- Science, Technology, and Culture (STAC) - Exploring the relations between science and technology and the broad range of cultural practices in art, ethics, medicine, economics, and politics.
Outcomes of thread combinations:
- Literature & Media - Publishing, Content Development
- Literature & Communication - Art Administration, Public Relations
- Literature & Design - Education Tech, New Media
- Literature & Social Justice - Law, Non-Profit Organizations
- Literature & STAC - Public Health, Education
- Media & Communication - Tech Communication, Film and Television
- Media & Design - Web Design, Marketing
- Media & Social Justice - Government Work, Legal Services
- Media & STAC - Science Communication, Technical Consulting
- Communication & Design - Social Media, Web Design
- Communication & Social Justice - Pre-Law, Advocacy
- Communication & STAC - Medical Communication, Project Management
- Design & Social Justice - Education Software, Government Organizations
- Design & STAC - Device Prototyping, Science Education
- Social Justice & STAC - Environmental Services, Pre-Health