Studying film at SCSU prepares students for media careers as well as for any profession that requires good analytical skills, good written and oral communication skills, and a strong background in visual culture. Students here learn the art of visual storytelling from a critical, historical, and global perspective.
College of Liberal Arts
What previous degree and/or experience is required prior to admission to this program?
High School / GED
Required GPA for graduation
Analyze and write critically about film from a cultural and ideological perspective.
Conceptualize and create films from the perspectives of image, story telling, and emotion.
Correctly use film terminology and the tools of objective description.
Describe major historical landmarks in the development of cinema and conduct historical research.
Recognize major theoretical and aesthetic paradigms.
Write critically about the cinema from a multicultural and global perspective.