This minor offers students the opportunity to acquire a deeper understanding of how digital technologies are transforming society and culture. Participatory cultures are emerging through games and social media, and whole new modes of interaction are being crafted online, whether it be a game, social media site, or mobile application. From the disruption of established industrial models to the creation of new social norms, this minor asks students to create and analyze digital media that directly engages in this transforming and transformative culture.
The core course IN 206 is required. The remaining 12 credits are chosen from the following courses, two of which must be taken at Emerson, at least one of which must be at the 300 or 400 level.