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Knight, Tara L Associate Professor




courses taught

  • CMDP 3830 - Advanced Performance Media Workshop
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018
    Study practical, technical and theoretical strategies of performing with and through media. This is an in-depth course that investigates a narrow scope drawn from topics that may include dance/movement, the illustrated lecture, projection environments, digital sensing, responsive lighting or acoustic strategies for performance.
  • CMDP 4620 - Media Environments
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019
    Explore the design and implementation of multimedia environments. Students will develop strategies for creating media exhibitions and/or performance environments with projection and sounds activated by sensors. This course is ideal for performers, dancers and media artists as well as those desiring to present information in novel ways, such as working with archival or non-fiction materials.
  • CMDP 5500 - Documentary Production Workshops
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018
    Workshopping and developing technical skills in documentary media production.
  • CMDP 6650 - Documentary MFA Thesis Seminar II
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2019
    Explores editing and post-production of the MFA thesis project. Emphasizes aesthetic choices (structure, narration and music), distribution, contracts and audience.
  • CMDP 7500 - Production Methods I
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018
    Provides technical resources for students to work with emergent technologies in a media arts context. This is a team-taught, practice-based course addressing various production methods, from moving image and video to web and network media to computational media.


International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)