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BA Honours in Digital Arts

This one year full-time programme is ideally suited for students with a three year degree who wish to prepare for entry to a Masters programme in Digital Arts or for those who simply wish to add a year of Digital Media expertise to their existing degree.The Digital Arts Honours programme will introduce you to the key issues in current theory together with one or two production courses in applied digital media. You will also get the opportunity to take your interests further in a supervised research project, which can include creative work together with theoretical reflection.

The Honours programme consists of FIVE courses:

1. A compulsory theoretical core course.
WSOA4029: Digital Art Theory. (Course outline)

2. A compulsory research project.
WSOA4028: Research report

3. Either one or two practical courses in applied digital media:
WSOA4019: Introduction to 3D Animation (Course outline) 
WSOA4016: Applied Concepts in Networked Digital Media 
(Course Outline)

4. Depending on your choice in (3), either one or two elective courses chosen from the Honours courses available in the Wits School of Arts. These courses range from Drama, Fine Arts, Art History, to Music Theory. Please make sure your elective courses (one or two depending on your choices) do not clash with the Digital Arts courses which are currently run on the C diagonal.

For further information about course content please contact:
Tegan Bristow
Email tegan.bristow@wits.ac.za
Tel 27 11 717-4604

For information about course fees, application procedures etc, please contact:
Mrs Sao Mendes
Email sao.mendes@wits.ac.za
Tel 27 11 717-4617