The B.S.C. degree in Interactive Media focuses on digital product design, with an emphasis on interaction design. It equips students to research, analyze, prototype, and design concepts and products with the tools to not just use technology but to understand it, modify it, and create it. The Interactive Media B.S.C. major is also considered a STEM qualified program.
This major is an opportunity for designers, artists, programmers, filmmakers, scientists, and others to explore digital expression. The curriculum engages students with the essential technical skills and expertise in designing, researching, and prototyping, concepts in their business, social, and cultural contexts while incorporating rich interaction to create impactful experiences in our everyday lives. Students are encouraged to be curious, imaginative, and out-of-the-box thinkers and to experiment with innovative approaches to solving human problems using computational power.
Students will also pursue rigorous study in a cross-disciplinary set of interests emphasizing clear expression through research, writing, and speech that will prepare them for a career in any creative field –– developers, designers, artists, educators, entrepreneurs, and scholars.
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This major is open to all undergraduate students at the University of Miami. To enroll, please speak with your academic advisor.