Minor in Film Studies
The Minor in Film Studies encourages students to select a combination of courses dedicated to film as well as to related disciplines that inform the making and appreciation of cinema. The history, art and politics of film – as well as the dynamics of critical reception from fans to philosophers – are all part of the experience. This interdisciplinary minor involves a total of eight courses, including four to seven FILM courses.
All four of the following courses:
- FILM 1143 - Introduction to the Study of Film
- One 2000-level or higher FILM course
- Two 3000-level or higher FILM courses
One of the following:
- ANTH 2243 - Anthropology Through Film
- ARTH 1101 - The History of Art: Prehistory to Renaissance
- ARTH 1103 - The History of Art: Renaissance to the Present
- ARTH 2207 - Provocative Themes in Art Explored
- ARTH 2209 - History of Modern Art from 1850 to 1920
- ARTH 3311 - Art, Revolution and Pop Culture
- COMM 3521 - The Documentary
- CRWT 3305 - Script Writing
- ENGL 3256 - Canadian Drama
- ENGL 3309 - Theatre and Performance from 1900 to Now
- FREN 3343 - Francophone Cinema
- HIST 2291 - Film and History
- SPAN 3312 - Hispanic Cinema
Three additional 2000-level or higher courses from FILM or from the above list.
*This course requires one or more prerequisites outside of the minor.