Film Studies

General

Program Title

Film Studies

Degree Designation

MIN

Award Type

Minor

Program Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

On Campus

Program Description

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.

Department/Unit(s)

College/School

College of Liberal Arts

Status

Active

Required GPA for graduation

2

Requirements

Program Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Correctly use film terminology and the tools of objective description.

Outcome

Conceptualize and create films from the perspectives of image, story telling, and emotion.

Outcome

Write critically about the cinema from a multicultural and global perspective.

Outcome

Analyze and write critically about film from a cultural and ideological perspective.

Outcome

Recognize major theoretical and aesthetic paradigms.

Outcome

Describe major historical landmarks in the development of cinema and conduct historical research.

Degree Maps

Major Code

1055

Program Code

1055.01