Major Code: FILMST
BA degree awarded
40 hours to complete
10 courses required
For the Declaration of Major Form, contact the department:


Forty semester hours in film studies, twenty-four hours of which must be taken from the core of Film 270: Introduction to Film; Film 371-372 (the film history sequence); Film 381-382 (the film theory sequence); and either Film 393: Nonfiction Film or Film Studies 395: National Cinemas, Western, or 396: Non-Western Cinema. Four credit hours must be taken at the 400 level. Students also may take Art History 107/207 (Film, Video, and Photography) as an elective that counts toward the major.