Interdisciplinary Storytelling

Advanced Interdisciplinary Storytelling - AC

This program is not eligible for Financial Aid
Major: 
6218N
Effective term: 
2015 Summer
Final term: 
9999
Award: 
AC
Total credits required: 
15
Program Availability: 
College-Specific
Description

The Academic Certificate (AC) in Advanced Interdisciplinary Storytelling program emphasizes the presentation of interdisciplinary and multi-cultural stories through live performance or through multimedia. This Advanced Interdisciplinary Storytelling Certificate provides students the opportunity to develop deeper understanding of points of view and to advance their artistic skills to achieve their fine arts goals. Opportunities are provided to explore a variety of art forms and cultural perspectives to enhance creative content development. Students can choose to concentrate study within a specific culture and/or to refine artistic ability to create compelling original stories.

Program notes

Students have the option of selecting Performance or Digital Emphasis for this certificate. Required courses and other course choices depend upon the emphasis the student selects. This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.

Prerequisites
Credits:19
AC/6217N is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Academic Certificate (AC) in Interdisciplinary Storytelling (6217N) 16
ENG102First-Year Composition OR Equivalent 3
Requirements
Credits:15
STO293The Art of Storytelling II 3
 
Track 1: Performance Emphasis: Credits: 12
Student should select a total of 12 credits in consultation with a department/ division advisor:
 
ARH145History of American Indian Art 3
ARH201Art of Asia 3
ARH217Mexican Art History 3
ART111Drawing I 3
CCS/ENH212The Mexican American Novel 3
COM243Interpreters Theatre 3
ENG210Creative Writing 3
ENG217Personal and Exploratory Writing 3
ENH117Rap Literature: The Oral Tradition 3
ENH205Asian American Literature 3
ENH259American Indian Literature 3
HUM/WST209Women and Films 3
MHL143Music in World Cultures 3
MHL147Music of African American Cultures 3
MUP225Class Guitar I 2
EDU283AA/STO289AAUsing Storytelling in Educational Settings 1
STO289ABUsing Storytelling in Business Settings 1
STO289ACUsing Storytelling in Healing Settings 1
THP112Acting I 3
 
Track 2: Digital Emphasis: Credits: 12
ENG217Personal and Exploratory Writing (3) OR
HUM107Humanities Through the Arts (3) 3
 
Student should select a total of 6 credits in consultation with a department/division advisor:
ADA/ART112Two-dimensional Design 3
ARH145History of American Indian Art 3
ARH201Art of Asia 3
ARH217Mexican Art History 3
HUM/WST209Women and Films 3
MHL143Music in World Culture 3
MHL147Music of African American Cultures 3
EDU283AA/STO289AAUsing Storytelling in Educational Settings 1
STO289ABUsing Storytelling in Business Settings 1
STO289ACUsing Storytelling in Healing Settings 1
 
Student should select a total of 3 credits in consultation with a department/division advisor:
 
ART111Drawing I 3
ENG210Creative Writing 3
MHL156Music in Latin America and the Caribbean 3
MHL140Survey of Music History 3
MHL145American Jazz and Popular Music 3
MHL155Survey of American Music 3
MUP225Class Guitar I 3
Competencies
  1. Demonstrate understanding of design principles and visual composition (ART111, ADA/ART112)
  2. Demonstrate conceptualization, visualization and production through digital media (ART111, ADA/ART112)
  3. Research, select and create existing stories and create original stories to tell. (ENG210, ENG217)
  4. Compare and contrast plot variations and demonstrate awareness of points of view. (ARH145, ARH201, ARH217, CCS/ENH212, ENH205, ENH259, HUM107, HUM/WST209, MHL143, MHL147)
  5. Identify elements of drama and forms of dramatic composition. (HUM107)
  6. Demonstrate the effective use of voice, gesture and movement in live performance. (COM243, ENH117, MUP225, STO293, THP112)
  7. Design storytelling performance for a specific audience, venue. (COM243, MHL140, MHL145, MHL155, MHL156, STO286, STO289AA, STO289AB, STO289AC, THP112)
  8. Demonstrate effective use of performance space. (COM243, THP112)