Cinema Studies Minor Requirements

Requirements for the Minor with a Concentration in Cinema Studies (21 semester hours)

ENG-250 Literary History I3
ENG-251Literary History II3
ENG-284Language of Film Analysis3
Literature Courses
One course from the following:
3
ENG-331Medieval Literature 
ENG-33316th-Century Literature 
ENG-33517th-Century Literature 
ENG-340Restoration and 18th-Century Literature 
ENG-345Romantic Literature, 1780–1830 
ENG-346Victorian Literature, 1830–1900 
ENG-34720th-Century British Literature 
ENG-348Contemporary British Literature 
ENG-35119th-Century American Literature 
ENG-35220th-Centuy American Literature 
ENG-353Contemporary American Literature 
ENG-411History of the English Language 
Genre/Seminar Courses
One course from the following:
3
ENG-336Grammar and Style 
ENG-362The Novel 
ENG-363The Drama 
ENG-365Short Fiction 
ENG-381Studies in Film Genre 
ENG-384Film Adaptation 
ENG-484Seminar in Cinema Studies 
Cinema Studies Courses
Two courses from the following:
6
ENG-282Global Film History: Origins to 1960
ENG-283Global Film History: 1961 to the Present
ENG-285American Film History: Origins to 1960
ENG-286American Film History: 1960 to the Present
ENG-381Studies in Film Genre 
ENG-382Comparative Film Directors 
ENG-383Global Cinemas 
ENG-384Film Adaptation 
ENG-484Seminar in Cinema Studies 
May take additional courses from the following:
AMS-214
Special Topics in American Studies: The Films of Stanley Kubrick* 
AMS-214Special Topics in American Studies: New York Film Directors: Allen, Scorsese, Lee** 
AMS-214Special Topics in American Studies: Steven Speilberg in America* 
AMS-215Alfred Hitchcock in America 
COM-291Documentary Film and Video 
FRE-422Cultural Expression in French Film and Television 
GER-307German Literature and Film (knowledge of German language required) 
GLS-310Ethnographic Film 
LAW-204Law, Literature, and Film in America 
LAW-395Special Topics in Law and Justice: Women Lawyers in Film** 
MUS-309Film Music 
POL-306Political Film 
PSY-375Psychology and Film 
SPA-412Hispanic Theater and Film (knowledge of Spanish language required) 
SPA-496Latin-American/Latino Film and Fiction 

*Special Topics that may be approved by the Department of English to fulfill course requirements within the concentration.


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