IT - New Media B.A.S.

NTU Campus Will Be Closed on August 21, 2017

Navajo Technical University will observe the 2017 Solar Eclipse and has authorize all NTU personnel eight (8) hours of administrative leave on Monday, August 21, 2017. In addition, NTU students/faculty will be granted leave and will be scheduled to make up their class instruction hours on the following Friday, September 1, 2017.

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Information Technology - New Media B.A.S.


The New Media track in the Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Technology prepares students to be effective in video/audio production and post-production environments that also includes a unique blend of information technology skill sets. Students choosing this track will be introduced to the latest in film-making, web, and other media presentation technologies and methodologies as well as the technologies of information technology necessary to understand, build, and maintain the infrastructure that supports the development and dissemination of new media. Graduates of the program with an emphasis in new media will be able to create and deliver content and understand and support the infrastructure necessary to produce new media that includes the visualization of large data sets for varied industries.

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Information Technology - New Media Requirements (120 Credits)

ENG-110   Freshman Composition 3
MTH-121   College Algebra 4
IT-115   Drawing / Visual Culture 3
IT-105   Introduction to Programming 3
IT-110   Introduction to Digital Logic / Hardware Programming 3
Semester TWO 
ENG-112   Technical Research and Writing 3
MTH-123   Trigonometry 4
IT-125   Introduction to Digital Video 3
IT-142   Web Design Concepts 3
IT-150   Introduction to System Administration 3
Semester THREE 
HUM-170   History of Native Americans in Media 3
MTH-162   Calculus I 4
IT-220   Database Design 3
IT-215   Motion Graphics 3
IT-275   Media Criticism 3
Semester FOUR 
NAVXXX   Diné Studies 3
IT-300   Sound Design 3
IT-280   IT Project Management 3
IT-225   Digital Video II 3
IT-350   Programming Interactivity 3
Semester FIVE 
PHY-111   Algebra Based Physics 4
IT-318   Audio Projects 4
IT-335   Data Visualization 3
HUM-305   Film History 3
Semester SIX 
SCIENCE   Physical Science Course 4
IT-345   Editing Concepts 3
IT-445   3D Modeling / Animation 4
IT-450   Interactive Project 4
Semester SEVEN 
HUMXXX Humanities / Social Sciences 3
HUMXXX Humanities / Social Sciences 3
IT-480   Aural / Optical Perception 4
IT-490A   Senior Project 6
Semester EIGHT 
HUMXXX   Humanities / Social Sciences 3
CMP-101   Introduction to Computers / Elective 3
IT-490B   Senior Project 6


Program Advisor
Hondo Louis, Assistant Professor of New Media
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Phone: 505.786.4146

M.A., Business Administration, Brigham Young University
School of Management
B.A., Film, Brigham Young University

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