Tom Virasak | Web Design & New Media
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Judy Zhao | Web Design & New Media
Sjur Sundin | Web Design & New Media
Amy Olson | Web Design & New Media
Amir Hadjihabib | Web Design & New Media
The BFA program provides students with a comprehensive education in the principles of modern web design and new media. Taught by a faculty that works in the San Francisco Bay Area creative industry, our students are provided a unique opportunity to learn from teachers immersed in the field. The curriculum focuses on visual design, user experience, design strategies, web design, and motion graphics.
BFA Web Design & New Media Unit Requirements
BFA Web Design & New Media Degree Requirements
And the following general education requirements:
After above general education requirements are met, take Liberal Arts electives as needed to fulfill the Liberal Arts unit requirement.
Undergraduate students will meet the following student performance criteria:
Academy of Art University Learning Outcomes
Graduates of the Academy of Art University will demonstrate the ability to:
The School of Web Design & New Media's AA program guides students through the fundamentals of design for digital media. Students are introduced to core visual and user experience principles, web design, motion graphics, and the latest software and technology. Graduates will be well prepared to continue their education in the school's BFA program.
AA Web Design & New Media Unit Requirements
AA Web Design & New Media Degree Requirements
The four year certificate program provides students with a disciplined approach to the study of Web Design & New Media. Student portfolios will demonstrate the variety of skills and creativity developed. Graduates enter the field prepared for professional opportunities in Web Design & New Media. Students take electives and art history courses to round out their experience. Unlike the BFA program, students pursuing the Certificate program do not take liberal arts coursework.
Web Design & New Media Certificate Requirements
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Rooted in practical skills and professional knowledge, the BFA degree provides students with a disciplined approach to the study of Web Design & New Media. The general education program (Liberal Arts) supports major coursework by promoting the breadth of knowledge, critical thinking and communications skills necessary to analyze issues from multiple perspectives. Student portfolios will demonstrate the variety of skills and creativity developed. Graduates enter the field prepared for professional opportunities in Web Design & New Media.
The Associate of Arts degree provides students with an introduction to a particular field of study in art and design with a firm foundation in the concepts and problem-solving skills of that field. Once earned, the Associate's degree can also be used as a stepping stone to the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. The Academy of Art University Associate of Arts Degree is specifically designed for seamless transition into the Academy of Art University Bachelor of Arts Degree and to apply for entry level positions in the industry.
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