Interactive Arts and Technology

Stretch the limits of your creativity in this interdisciplinary program where technologists, artists, designers and theorists collaborate in innovative research and immersive study. Your education will combine the science of human experience, the analysis of media and culture, the creation of experimental art and the implementation of new technologies. You will graduate ready to contribute to cutting-edge sectors of the economy and build the technologies and experiences that increasingly shape our lives.

Overview

The Interactive Arts and Technology program in the Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology has three options for concentrations: Design, Interactive Systems and Media Arts. The program is at the Surrey campus.

Degree: Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science

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Admission requirements for Interactive Arts and Technology

Students applying directly from BC high school Grade 12: see program-specific requirements for the School of Interactive Arts and Technology. For other areas and other categories of admission, please see admission requirements.

How to apply

Before applying, you might want to review this help video. Then:

  • Go to https://apply.educationplannerbc.ca/sfu.jsp
  • In section 4, Applying to SFU:
    • select from the drop-down list of faculties: Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology
    • select from the drop-down list of programs: BA Interact Art&Tech - Surrey or BSC Interact Art&Tech - Surrey

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Advertising Executive
  • Art Director
  • Consultant
  • Digital Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • IT Specialist
  • Product Designer
  • Systems Consultant
  • Technical Writer
  • Web Designer

Not sure where to start? Career Services can help you explore your options and create possibilities.