BYU Department of Theatre & Media Arts Selection, Viewing and Creating Policy April 2010 The selection, viewing and creation of media is structured within the framework of the Gospel and guided by The Aims of a BYU Education(http://unicomm.byu.edu/president/aims.aspx). The BYU Department of Theatre and Media Arts seeks to provide students with intellectual and character building experiences with media. With these principles as a framework, student’s experiences with the Media Arts curriculum should be: (1) spiritually strengthening, (2) intellectually enlarging, (3) character building, (4) leading [students] to lifelong learning and service. To this end TMA faculty members seek opportunities to help students become both spiritually strong as well as intellectually literate. Media Arts students must know and be conversant with relevant historical and contemporary media texts. More importantly students must learn to be vigorous in their search for and discernment of truth. A BYU graduate will not have received an
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