This is a comprehensive program focusing on moving graphics for broadcast and digital film, including traditional studio art classes designed to prepare students creatively for the competitive digital video and film production marketplace. Studio classes take advantage of state-of-the-art facilities including two networked graphics and animation computer labs with high-end peripherals. Students will have access to the following labs and studios: drawing studios, ceramic lab, metal working lab, digital and silver photography labs, digital video labs, television studio, screening facilities, and green screen facilities.
In addition to the intensive hands-on program that includes work at local PBS affiliate, KENW, students have access to extensive production facilities for their portfolio and resume reel. The program offers several competitive internships and job placement in the industry. The mission of the Animation, Media Arts, and Design Program is to direct students towards successful job placement in an variety of post-production facilities. Although sometimes specialized, post-production companies offer a broad range of creative solutions for print, television, film and web for a wide variety of clients.