The Master’s College 2015-2016 Catalog
C362 Writing Essays, Editorials & Columns (3)
Training in essay writing. (Fee: $20.)
C367 Introduction to 3DGraphics &Animation-
This course introduces students to the world of
three-dimensional (3D) computer graphics and
animation. The software package used is Maya, the
most widely used 3D content creation and animation
software. Topics include curves and polygons,
surfaces, lights, cameras, rendering, effects and more.
Same as MIS368. (Fee: $50.)
C368 Fundamentals of Advertising Copywriting
Basic principles of copywriting for print and
broadcast media. Surveys newspaper, magazine,
billboards, brochures, direct mail, radio and television.
C371 Interpersonal Communication (3)
Analysis of the theory and practice of the process
of interpersonal communication including verbal and
nonverbal messages, self-disclosure, social power,
intimacy, emotions, conflict reduction and various
C373 Graphic Design I (3)
This class introduces the students to the concepts
of Desktop Publishing. Topics covered will
include color theory, page layout, composition,
print requirements and other production related
techniques. The applications used in this class
are Adobe™ Photoshop™ for image editing,
Adobe™ Illustrator™ for logo design and Adobe™
InDesign™ for page layout and composition.
C381 Beginning Public Relations (3)
Theories, processes and techniques involved in
planning and implementing programs designed to
influence public opinion and behavior.
On campus internship of 6-10 hours a week.
C382 Persuasion (3)
Theories and techniques of social influence. Course
content includes motivation, attitude change,
ethics, credibility, nonverbal persuasion, logic and
argumentation, emotions and cultural influences.
C383 Family Communication (3)
A survey of communication that occurs within the
family, with emphasis on rules, change, development,
power, stress and decision-making. Attention will
be given to how families seek satisfaction through
C384 Nonverbal Communication (3)
Examination of the influence of environmental
factors, physical behavior and vocal cues on human
C388 Communication & Social Movements (3)
Social and political movements as rhetorical
phenomena. Ideology and influence of recent
movements will be analyzed.
C391 Intercultural Communication (3)
Analysis of theories and techniques of the process
of communication between persons of different
cultures or subcultures.
C392 Advanced Public Relations (3)
Advanced theories, processes and techniques
involved in planning and implementing programs
designed to influence public opinion and behavior.
Requirements: Off campus internship of 10 hours a week.
C394 Intro to Computer Visual Effects (VFX)
Introduces students to basic concepts for producing
visual effects using computers. HDRI, rotoscoping,
green screen compositing and explosions are a few
methods demonstrated during the class. These
effects apply to film, video, animation, graphics
Prerequisite: Junior or Senior status.
C401 Directing I (3)
Concentration on the principles and aptitudes
of planning and picturization of script material,
culminating in the production and editing of various
projects. (Fee: $50.)
C402 Directing II (3)
An advanced course in directing and producing from
program conceptualization to evaluation.
C404 Graphic Design II (3)
This class builds upon the previous classroom