Minors are a secondary area of academic focus.

This can be helpful if you have several areas you’d like to study but don’t want to do a double major. A minor can complement your main course of study by enhancing the value of your major, helping you to find an area of specialization within your major. Or, your minor can just be something you really enjoy and want to know more about. Some degrees require a minor.

The film and literature minor curriculum provides knowledge and skills that have immediate practical application and are in high demand across a wide variety of careers and professions.

Film and Literature Minor
(18 hours)

Required Courses

  • LI205 The Art of Film (3)
  • LI215 Film, Literature and Adaptation (3)

Choose 6 Hours

  • LI305 Film Studies: Theories/Genres/Periods (3)
  • LI307 Studies in TV and Pop Culture (3)
  • LI317 Multicultural Visions (3)

Choose 6 Hours

  • AR323 Art and New Technology (3)
  • AR324 Digital Art Photography/Video (3)
  • AR423 Art Motion Graphics (3)
  • FR375 French Cinema (3)
  • MC251 TV and Film in America (3)
  • MC253 Film History (3)
  • MC354 Screenwriting (3)
  • MC382 History/Phil of Am Mass Media (3)
  • PG284 Photography Fundamentals (3)
  • TH181 Script Analysis (3)
  • TH218 Acting I (3)
  • TH223 Movement for the Actor I (3)
  • TH316 Acting II (3)
  • TH319 Acting for Film and TV (3)
  • TH350 Stage Lighting I (3)
  • TH385 Directing I (3)
  • TH386 Sound Design (3)
  • UI306 Film and History (3)
  • UI375 European Film (3)
  • UI384 History of the Musical (3)
  • UI462 Stalin’s Hunger Games (3)
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