4 credits (core, levels 2,3)
A familiarity with relevant business and professional protocol is necessary to prepare media artists to fulfill their creative goals. This course provides an overview of professional, business and ethical practices for media artists. Topics including copyright, licensing, project funding, business practices, and emerging methods for delivery and presentation of work will be covered through lectures, guest presentations and panel discussions. Each student will develop and launch a personal website, in addition to creating marketing and promotional materials appropriate to their career ambitions.