The computer requirements for Digital Filmmaking will familiarize students familiarity with the hardware and software crucial to the success of a digital filmmaker.
All Digital Filmmaking majors are required to have an Apple laptop computer by the beginning of their freshman year. Computers are used extensively by Digital Film Making majors in most digital film courses throughout their academic career. Please note that technology and software purchases qualify for educational rates. Ask for educational prices before purchasing.
What we provide:
We provide all of our students a hard drive and two cards that work in our cameras. These are yours to own forever.
We also provide computer labs that are outfitted with software, and a variety of cameras, film gear and technology that students can check out for short periods of time. If you want information about specific technology that we provide, feel free to ask.
Requirements for design students (as of Fall 2015) are:
Check to see if your renters insurance will cover accidental damage, or contact these companies:
Please contact the Digital Film Making Faculty or Academic computing before using alternatives.
Contact your advisor or Academic Computing if you have any questions.
Visit the Technology Requirements page for the complete list of computer and technology requirements by department.
Students who wish to expand their computers should look into options for more RAM or Storage.
Chair and Associate Professor of Design
Professor of Fine Arts
Art History Technology Requirements
Design Technology Requirements
Digital Filmmaking Technology Requirements
Fine Arts Technology Requirements
Illustration Technology Requirements
Photography Technology Requirements
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Design for User Experience (online)
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