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
Required GPA for graduation
Correctly use film terminology and the tools of objective description.
Conceptualize and create films from the perspectives of image, story telling, and emotion.
Write critically about the cinema from a multicultural and global perspective.
Analyze and write critically about film from a cultural and ideological perspective.
Recognize major theoretical and aesthetic paradigms.
Describe major historical landmarks in the development of cinema and conduct historical research.