UT Dallas Marketable Skills

Master of Fine Arts in Arts, Technology, and Emerging Communication with Animation Pathway

Upon successful completion of the MFA in Arts, Technology, and Emerging Communication: Animation Pathway, UT Dallas students will receive, identify, formulate, apply, and conduct or implement the following skills:

  • Multimedia content creation and storytelling
  • Extended technical expertise in animation industry standard software and hardware
  • Theory-driven research and creative projects that reflect multi-modal research planning and implementation
  • Participation in substantial collaborative projects
  • Understanding and engaging diverse audiences
  • Understanding the cultural, economic, and political implications of media
  • An appreciation of ethical issues and sustainability to produce creative projects in a socially responsible manner
  • Understanding pedagogical practices, assessment principles, and instruction methods