Minor in Computing & Media

Minor in Computing & Media

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General Requirements:

  • Must be in good academic standing (Student is not on academic warning or probation; is maintaining satisfactory academic progress.)
  • CS 1301, CS 1315, or CS 1371 must be completed with an “A” or “B” before applying for the Minor in Computing & Media
  • CS 1331 must be completed with an “A” or “B” before applying for the Minor in Computing & Media
  • Students must have a minimum of 48 credit hours remaining (not including minor prerequisites and required coursework) in your major degree requirements, as seat availability in CS classes is limited
  • Only CS courses are included in the minor
  • All courses must be completed with a letter-grade of “C” or better
  • 9 hours must be 3000/4000 level
  • Course prerequisites are not a part of the minor; it is the student’s responsibility to account for all required prerequisites understanding that they are also subject to change
  • No Special Problems or Internship coursework may be used towards any CS minor
  • Computational Media, Computer Engineering (catalog year 2021-2022 and later), and Computer Science majors cannot minor in Computing & Media

Required Courses:

  • CS 1332 Data Structures and Algorithms, 3
  • CS 2110 Computer Organization and Programming, 4 or CS 2261 Media Device Architecture, 4
  • CS 2340 Objects and Design, 3
  • CS 3451 Computer Graphics, 3
  • Pick 2 from Media Technologies (below):
    • CS 4455 Video Game Design and Programming, 3
    • CS 4460 Information Visualization, 3
    • CS 4464 Computational Journalism, 3
    • CS 4475 Computational Photography, 3
    • CS 4480 Digital Video Special Effects, 3
    • CS 4496 Computer Animation, 3
    • CS 4590 Computer Audio, 3

Total hours to receive minor: 19 hours

For Phase I & II registration information, please visit our Registration Information page. 

All courses are not consistently offered. See http://www.cc.gatech.edu/three-year-course-outline.

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