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  • B.A. Degree in Film Studies
  • Cinema Arts & Digital Technologies

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  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    B.A. Degree in Film Studies (120 Credits)

    Core Requirements

    FILM 100 Technical Training: Video Production (1)
    FILM 101A Practicum (1)
    FILM 172 Video Production (3)
    FILM 280 History of Film (3)
    FILM 280S Studio in Film History (1)
    FILM 281 Film Appreciation (3)
    FILM 281S Studio in Film Appreciation (1)
    FILM 302 Practicum (1)
    FILM 383 Adaptations to Film (3)
    FILM 385 Survey of International Cinema (3)
    FILM 385S Studio in International Cinema (1)
    FILM 386 Genre Studies (3)
    FILM 387 Director Studies (3)
    FILM 388 Topical Studies (3)
    FILM 402 Senior Seminar Project Development (1)
    FILM 480 Film Theory and Criticism (3)
    FILM 496 Senior Seminar (3)


    Restricted Electives

    Choose one of the following (will be repeated for credit).

    FILM 386 Genre Studies (3)
    FILM 387 Director Studies (3)
    FILM 388 Topical Studies (3)


    Electives

    Students must complete at least 12 credits and must include one Film course.

    ART 170 Art Appreciation: Content and Form (3)
    ART 233 Global Art History I (3)
    ART 234 Global Art History II (3)
    CMST 210 Introduction to Communication Theory (3)
    CMST 310 Rhetorical Theory and Criticism (3)
    CMST 410 The Rhetoric of Popular Culture (3)
    ENGL 285 Scriptwriting (4)
    FILM 200 Tech Training: Beginning Filmmaking (1)
    FILM 284 Beginning Filmmaking (3)
    FILM 290 Topics in Film (1-3)
    FILM 372 Editing Techniques (3)
    FILM 375 Animation Techniques (3)
    FILM 378 Techniques of Producing (3)
    FILM 384 Techniques of Film Directing (4)
    FILM 390 Topics in Film (1-3)
    FILM 416 Special Projects in Film (1-3)
    FILM 469 Internship (1-12)
    FILM 472 Advanced Video Production (3)
    FILM 490 Topics in Film (1-3)
    MUS 364 Survey of Film Music (3)
    PHIL 320 Philosophy of the Arts (3) or
    ART 320 Philosophy of the Arts (3)
    THTR 230 Acting I: Principles (3)
    THTR 235 Directing I: Principles (3)
    THTR 255 Stagecraft (3)
    THTR 322 Drama II (3)