Cinema Studies, Minor

The interdisciplinary cinema studies minor is intended for students who wish to augment their major program of study with courses that promote the study of film, television, and digital media. In addition to film analysis and film theory, students choose from electives on culture and film, film and television history, and gender and film. The minor also includes film-related courses from art, English, history, and music.

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified.

Required Courses

MSCR 2895Film Analysis4
CINE 3500Film Theory4

Elective Courses

Complete three of the following:12
Survey of the Still and Moving Image
American Animation Film
American Film and Culture
History of Film
Modern Film and Global Culture
Contemporary Directions in Cinema
Film and Psychoanalysis
Gender and Film
Modernism/Modernity and Film
Film and Text
Topics in Film
History of the American Film Industry
History of Soviet Cinema
Film Music

GPA Requirement

2.000 GPA required in the minor