New Media Minor

General Requirements

Students must complete at least four courses (12.0 credit hours), including at least one course (3.0 credit hours) at the 3000/4000 level.Students may not double count courses required for the minor in fulfilling requirements for their major or second minor. The four courses comprising the minor must be distinct from any such major or second minor requirements.For students who complete the required courses, the minor will be acknowledged on the official transcript.Minors are available in the Bachelor of Management degree, Post-Diploma Bachelor of Management degree, Professional Diploma in Accounting, Management Certificate and second degrees in Management.

See also the New Media Program Planning Guide.

Why Complete a New Media Minor?

The objective of this minor is to give Management students a survey of the new media field and introduce them to design fundamentals and principles of new media. Students will also be able to choose courses that add to their knowledge of visual communications, video production, media/advertising, and/or other topical issues.

Courses Required in the New Media Minor

The four courses required for the minor in New Media include:

Required Course:
New Media 1000 - Introduction to New Media
New Media 2005 - Design Fundamentals for New Media
Two of:
New Media 2010 - Visual Communications for New Media
New Media 2030 - Digital Video Production
New Media 3150 - Seminar in New Media Studies
New Media 3250 - Media, Advertising, and Consumer Culture
1 New Media 3520 - Net.Art
1 New Media 3520 has a prerequisite of New Media 2010 or Art 3060.
Note: Minors are linked to your calendar year and some minors may not be available for previous calendar years. Your calendar year will be the year of your most recent admission to the University of Lethbridge. Contact an Academic Advisor for more information (see Academic Advising).