Digital Media Studies Major

Core requirements for all emphases

  • ART 120 Introduction to Digital Imaging
  • ART 221 Graphic Design
  • ART 231 Photography
  • ART 345 Graphic Design II
  • COM 220 Introduction to Production
  • COM 320 Organizational Communication
  • COM 365 Computer-Mediated Communication
  • COM 419 Advertising in Mass Media
  • CSC 115 Computer Science: Introduction & Overview
  • CSC 321 Database Management Systems
  • CSC 360 Web Building & Site Management
  • CSC 365 Data Communications and Networking
  • DMS Senior Seminar

Communication Arts emphases

  • COM 121 Writing for the Mass Media
  • COM 323 Principles of Public Relations
  • COM 325 Communication Training & Development
  • COM 430 Communication Law
  • MKT 424 Marketing Research
  • Select 3 Courses:
    • COM 230 Television Production
    • COM 355 Communication Theory & Research
    • COM 410 Video Editing
    • COM 423 Public Relations Campaign
    • COM 488 Internship in Public Relations
    • MKT 424 Marketing Research


Digital Media Studies Society
The Digital Media Studies Society strives to raise awareness of digital media by fostering creativity in an interdisciplinary environment. Membership is open to any DMS major.
Advisor: Cam Tracy
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Scholarship Banquet with Tony Blair Oct 3, 6:00pm: Carl Perkins Civic Center, Jackson, Tennessee
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair will be the keynote speaker for Union University’s 14th annual Scholarship Banquet Oct. 3 at the Carl Perkins Civic Center in Jackson, Tenn. : more event info

Fall Classes Begin Aug 23, 8:00am

Fall Convocation Aug 26, 10:00am: G.M. Savage Memorial Chapel

FOCUS: New Student Orientation Aug 19, 9:00am

Freshmen Registration Jun 20, 9:00am

Communication Arts Awards Banquet May 10, 5:00pm: Grant Events Center
Come out to enjoy a great dinner and celebrate the end of the 2010-2011 school year with all of the Com. Arts faculty and staff. Tickets are $5.00 and will go on sale at the end of April.

Digital Media Festival Nov 18, 6:00pm: DMS Lab

DMS Homecoming Gathering Nov 5, 8:00pm: Cam Tracy's home

DMS Society Kick Off Party Sep 23, 7:00pm: Cam Tracy's home

Union Scholarship Symposium May 4, 9:00am: Jackson Campus