Critical Media Practices
The Department of Critical Media Practices addresses the changing landscape of media making, including visual and audio production, by developing students’ skills across a wide range of platforms.
As an undergraduate student you will explore nonfiction multimedia projects, production for small screens, interactive media, and streaming and innovative approaches to Web media. You’ll get hands-on experience as you collaborate with your fellow students and faculty. When you finish your degree, you will be prepared to follow a career path as an innovative media producer and an engaged, active and critical citizen for the 21st century.
The department offers undergraduate concentrations in documentary media, digital cultures, music and technology, and performance media. Off campus, you'll find exciting opportunities to network with Boulder’s creative community, including award-winning filmmakers and artists.
The skills you learn in the Department of Critical Media Practices will allow you to choose from many exciting careers in a changing workplace. Your opportunities could include multimedia production, documentary media, entertainment, social media and archiving services.
The Department of Critical Media Practices will also offer a master of fine arts in interdisciplinary documentary and a PhD in emergent technologies and media art practices