Video & Motion Graphics

Bachelor of Science

B.S. in Video and Motion Graphics (VMG) with a Concentration in Motions Graphic & 3D

Wilmington University's VMG Motion Graphic and 3D concentration will allow students to explore introductory and advanced motion design aesthetics and 3D composition, asset creation and management, and complex media integration.

Course Requirements

General Studies Core (39 credits)

ART 210 Basic Design

BCS 210 Computer Science

COM 300 Available Online Communication Theory

ECO 105 Available Online  Fundamentals of Economics

ENG 121 Available Online  English Composition I

ENG 122 Available Online English Composition II

HIS 230 Available Online  History of Art and Design

HUM 360 Available Online  Human World Views: 3500 BCE–1650 AD
or HUM 361 Available Online  Human World Views: 1650 AD–Present

MAT 205 Available Online  Introductory Survey of Mathematics

PHI 100 Available Online Introduction to Critical Thinking

PSY 101 Available Online  Introduction to Psychology

SCI Any Natural Science Elective

VMG 313 Available Online Aesthetics of Film

Video and Motion Graphics Core (45 credits)

COM 310 Available Online Legal Aspects of Communication

DSN 210 Available Online Digital Image Manipulation

DSN 220 Concept Development

VMG 100 Camera and Cinematography Techniques

VMG 101 Introduction to Audio

VMG 102 The Production Process

VMG 200 Advanced Camera and Cinematography Techniques

VMG 201 Fundamentals of Motion Graphics

VMG 202 Advanced Audio Recording Techniques

VMG 222 Story Design Methods

VMG 301 Lighting for Production 1

VMG 302 Lighting for Production 2

VMG 400 On Location Production Techniques

VMG 402 Studio Production Techniques

VMG 422 Non-Linear Editing

Motion Graphics and 3D Track (36 credits)

DSN 235 Vector Drawing

VFX 200 Introduction to Compositing for Visual Effects

VFX 300 Advanced Compositing Workshop

VMG 310 Advanced Motion Graphics

VMG 321 Introduction to 3D

VMG 322 3D Modeling Techniques

VMG 323 3D Texture, Rendering and Lighting Techniques

VMG 324 Character Creation and Texturing

VMG 325 Character Rigging

VMG 487 Video and Motion Graphics Senior Project

VMG 490 Video and Motion Graphics Internship

Free Elective

This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2015-2016 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2015 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.