Time-Based and Interactive Media, Certificate

The Time-Based and Interactive Media Certificate program is suited for graduate students and professionals who wish to develop skills with the moving image, digital technology, and interactivity. The curriculum will enable applicants to engage in new technologies and skills that could be incorporated into their practice, or extend their knowledge to improve their career opportunities.



A total of 5 course units are required to complete the Certificate program. 

Select 5 of the following: 15
Architecture Design Innovation
Form and Algorithm
Image, Object, Architecture
Art of the Web: Interactive Concepts for Art & Design
3-D Computer Modeling
Digital Figure Modeling
Environmental Animation
Information Design and Visualization
Interfacing Culture: Designing for Mobile, Web and Public Media
User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) Design
Digital Photography
Documentary Video
Cinema Production
Advanced Video Projects
Advanced Lens Based Projects
Performance/Camera: Performance and-with-through-for Cameras
Performance Studio
Hand-Drawn Computer Animation
Computer Animation
Machine for Seeing: Architecture and the Moving Image
Advanced Projects in Animation
Total Course Units5

The selection and sequence of the elective courses must be approved by the Director and must be completed within six semesters.

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2023 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.