Media Arts and Game Design - How to enroll

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Entry Procedure:

All NU Undergraduate students are eligible to apply for the Media Arts and Game Design module. Seven RTVF majors and five students from other majors or schools will be accepted into the module each year. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. 

To apply, students are required to be in their sophomore year or the first quarter of their junior year. SoC students must have completed the module prerequisite of RTVF 190. Non-SoC students must have completed either RTVF 376, Drawing for Media, or RTVF 370, Storyboarding and Layout.

To apply, students should submit a one-page letter of application to the module coordinator. The letter of application should outline their interests in Media Arts and Game Design and their intention to complete the module requirements. Once admitted by the module coordinator, students must meet with the module advisor to complete the entry process.

For more information, contact Freda Love Smith, module advisor, freda-love-smith@northwestern.edu.

Module Timeline:

Applications will be ongoing for students in the approved class years to declare candidacy in the module until the twelve spots have been filled for the academic year.  All course work must be completed by the end of the winter quarter of the senior year.  The capstone must be submitted for evaluation by the fifth week of spring quarter in the senior year.  See the school wide rules and regulations [pdf] on module completion for more information.