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Film and Media Studies Minor

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Combine your degree with the film and media studies minor to explore the critical and creative study of the media industry.

Combine your degree with the film and media studies minor to explore the critical and creative study of the media industry.

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The film and media studies minor is useful for students who want to explore the critical and creative study of film and media from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Students can select to study a range of courses that emphasize media and society, media industries, styles and genres and screenwriting. This minor is an innovative program in the study of film, television, computer games, the Internet and screenwriting.

The film and media studies minor provides students with skills that can be applied in a number of professional fields, including as leaders within these areas of the media and entertainment industries. Please note, students may only apply to a minor in combination with an existing degree program. Please speak with your academic advisor to ensure this minor is applicable with your major.

Requirements

A student wishing to pursue a specific minor should consult an academic advisor in the unit offering that minor to ensure that an appropriate set of courses is taken. The student should also consult an academic advisor in the college or department of the major to make sure the college or department of the major allows the recognition of the minor.

Note: Certain major and minor combinations may be deemed inappropriate either by the college or department of the major or minor. Courses taken as part of a minor may not count toward both the major degree and the minor. Please contact the department for more information.