Minor in Film Studies

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The Minor in Film Studies enhances preparation for careers in arts, media, and education. Courses from various departments develop communication skills along with expert knowledge of film, television and their cultural contexts.

Minor in Film Studies
Core Requirements
MCOM 2366Film Appreciation 13
MCOM 3354Film History I 23
MCOM 3355Film History II 23
MCOM 3356Select Film Genre 26
MCOM 4350Film Theory 23
Total Hours18


The minor program requires 18 semester credit hours.

All students declaring a major or minor in Mass Communication or Ag/Com are required to receive a grade of C or better in all MCOM courses.

All students who choose to declare a major or minor in Mass Communication or Ag/Com will be required to pass the Season Grammar Competency Lab with a score of 80 or better before being allowed to register for 3000-4000 level courses in MCOM. The lab is offered free of charge.