Film and Television Studies B.A.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

Thirty-three total credits in Film and Television Studies to include: 

Two introductory courses from: 6
Dev Motion Pct I:Origin-1930
Dev Motion Pct II:1930-1960
History of Television
Dev Motion Pct III:1960-2000
Four core intermediate courses: 12
Film/Television Theory
Film/TV Genre and Auteur
Global Studies in Film/TV
One from FTS 130 - FTS 139
Three additional 100-level or higher courses from the FTS offerings9
One senior seminar from:3
Seminar in Film/Television
Seminar in Film/Television
One course at any level from the FTS offerings3

The FTS offerings include all FTS courses listed in the catalogue and courses on media studies and production in other departments in the College of Arts and Sciences that are approved by the FTS program and listed on the FTS website each semester including but not limited to:

ARTH 140Hist of Optical Media as Art3
ARTS 139Animation3
ARTS 148Motion Picture Production3
ARTS 248Adv Motion Picture Production3
SOC 043Survey of Mass Communication3
SOC 150Popular Culture3
SOC 243Mass Media in Modern Society3

Only three credits of FTS 191/FTS 192 may count toward the major.