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Film Studies Minor

For students interested in a focused study of film, cinematography, and the motion picture industry, the Department of Communication offers an 18-credit hour minor in Film Studies.

Minor Requirements

To earn a film studies minor, students must complete and pass at least eighteen hours of Film courses, six of these hours must include:

  • FLM 101 - Introduction to Film
  • FLM 201 - Survey of Film History

For the remaining twelve hours, students may choose a combination of any four film courses at the three and four hundred level. At least three hours must be completed at the four-hundred level. A list of the specific courses can be found in the bulletin.

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Courses with heavy film content from other disciplines may be counted toward the minor with Department Chair approval.

If you would like more information about the Film Studies Minor, please contact:

Dr. Van Roberts
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