Apr 01, 2020  
Undergraduate Day Catalog 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Day Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Cinema Arts, B.A.

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120 Credit Hours*

General Education Requirements - 43 Credit Hours

Cinema-Television majors must meet the Baccalaureate Degree Requirements  as set out in the General Education Program .

General Education Recommendations

  • Fine Arts Requirement: Cinema Arts majors must take any Theatre (THE) course for a minimum of two credit hours to fulfill the Fine Arts requirement.
  • Global Studies Requirement: Cinema Arts majors must take CIN 3123 - International Cinema  to fulfill the Global Studies requirement.
  • Social Science Requirement: Cinema Arts majors should carefully consider taking COM 3563 - Introduction to Communication Research  to fulfill the Social Science requirement.

Production Labs - 5-6 Credit Hours

All Cinema Arts majors must enroll in and successfully complete JEM 3021 - Cinema Arts Production Lab in each semester their freshman year through their junior year.  Students admitted to the Cinema Arts major after the start of the first semester of their freshman year must enroll in and successfully complete this lab in each subsequent semester upon declaration of their major through their junior year.  This lab may be repeated for a total of 6 credit hours.


*16-17 additional credit hours are required to meet the 120 total and the 42 upper-division credit hour requirement.

Sample Degree Plan

Cinema Arts Degree Plan 


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