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Digital Media & Animation

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Digital Media and Animation

Tammy Brackett, Chair
Phone : 607-587-4659
Administrative Assistant Phone : 607-587-4696
Email : bracketr@alfredstate.edu

The Digital Media and Animation Department offers Associate of Applied Science and Bachelor of Science degrees in digital media and animation, Associate of Science and Bachelor of Science degrees in graphic and media design, and Associate of Science and Bachelor of Science degrees in game and interactive design.

MISSION

Prepares graduates for immediate employment or continued educational opportunities in a range of design and technology-related disciplines. The department provides quality technical education that integrates theory and practice with a foundation in the arts and sciences.

FACILITIES

  • Studios – Students in DMA programs have access to a large traditional studio space for foundations in traditional materials, figure drawing, and 2D and 3D design. They also have access to a highly sophisticated computer lab that provides industry-standard capability in 2D graphics, web design, interactive media, motion graphics, 2D and 3D animation, screen printing, large format printing, laser engraving/cutting, and 3D printing. Students enrolled in a DMA degree program have 24-hour access to these studios.
  • Video and sound production studio – This studio contains industry-standard hardware and software.
  • Virtual reality and 3D sculpting studio – This studio utilizes the latest virtual reality technology for interactive design and 3D modeling.
  • Other equipment and software – Digital cameras, production light kits, microphones, digital audio recorders, HD video cameras, drawing tablets, and other pieces of high-end equipment are available for students to sign out.

Please note: All entering students in the Digital Media and Animation Department programs are required to purchase a laptop computer.

DEPARTMENT PROGRAMS

Digital Media and Animation (AAS)
Digital Media and Animation (BS)
Game and Interactive Design (AS)
Game and Interactive Design (BS)
Graphic and Media Design (AS)
Graphic and Media Design (BS)