Program

A. Lower Division Core Courses (6 units)

(2) FILM/COMS 27A Digital Film/Video Production
(Corequisite: FILM/COMS 27B)
(1) FILM/COMS 27B Digital Film/Video Production Lab
(Corequisite: FILM/COMS 27A)
(3) FILM/ENGL 97 Introduction to Film Studies

B. Upper Division Core Courses (15 units)
(3) FILM/ENGL 105 Film Theory and Criticism
(3) FILM/COMS 121 Media Aesthetics
(3) FILM/INTD
(3) 124F Avant Garde Film (ENGL 97 or PHOT 102)
(3) FILM/THEA 155 Survey of World Cinema
(3) HRS 169 Hollywood and America

C. Option Requirements Choose either the Film Studies or the Digital Film/Video Production option.

Digital Film/Video Production - 24 units A. Area Requirements

(2) FILM/COMS 20A Audio Production (Corequisite: FILM/COMS 20B)
(1) FILM/COMS 20B Audio Production Lab (Corequisite: FILM/COMS 20A)
(3) FILM/COMS 124 Writing Short Scripts for Film/Video
(3) FILM/COMS 128 Non-Studio Video Production
(FILM/COMS 20A, FILM/COMS 20B, FILM/COMS 27A and FILM/COMS 27B each with a grade of "B-" or better)

(6) Select two of the following:
FILM/COMS 129 Video Production Management
FILM/COMS 130 Staging and Lighting Digital Video (FILM/COMS 20A, FILM/COMS 20B, FILM/COMS 27A and FILM/COMS 27B each with a grade of "B-" or better)
FILM/COMS 141 Theory of Film and Video
Editing ART 147/COMS 157 Video Art (ART 97 or FILM/COMS 27A and FILM/COMS 27B)

B. Capstone Courses (3-6) FILM/COMS 185 Senior Practicum in Video Production
(FILM/COMS 128 with a grade of "C-" or better; and instructor permission)*

Film Studies

A. Area Requirements
(3) Select one from the following:

ART 147/COMS 157 Video Art (ART 97 or FILM/COMS 27A and FILM/COMS 27B)
FILM/COMS 129 Film and Video Production Management
FILM/COMS 130 Staging and Lighting Digital Video (FILM/COMS 20A, FILM/COMS 20B, FILM/COMS 27A and FILM/COMS 27B each with a grade of "B-" or better)
FILM/COMS 141 Theory of Film/Video Editing

B. Capstone Course
(3)FILM/COMS 192 Senior Seminar in Film (Completion of the Film Studies core; GWAR Certification before Fall 09, or WPJ score of 80+; or 3-unit placement in ENGL 109M/W; or 4-unit placement in ENGL 109M/W and co-enrollment in ENGL 109X; or WPJ score 70/71 and co-enrollment in ENGL 109X)

C. Electives
(12) To be selected in consultation with your major advisor

Electives

HRS 180 The Film
ENGL 130F Writing for Television
ENGL 191A Masterpieces of the Cinema
ENGL 197G Films of Great Directors
ENGL 197K Fiction Into Film
ENGL 197M Recent American Films
HRS 169 Hollywood and America
HRS 177 Modern East Asian Cinema
HRS 181 Contemporary Issues in Film
HRS 183 Religion and Film
HRS 185 Women in Film and American Culture
INTD 124E Film/Design
THEA 106 Latin American Film
THEA 175 Multicultural Perspectives in American Film
ComS 127 Producing and Directing for Television
Theatre 106--Latin American Film
COMS 114 Communication and American Culture
COMS 133 The Documentary Film
ComS 142 Film as Communication

Other upper division related courses in consultation with your advisor