University of Maine at Farmington 2020-2021 Catalog

 
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Students may choose a minor field of study, commonly called a minor, along with their major. A minor usually consists of 20 credits of study. Minors are optional, but many students find that a minor is helpful in providing greater career opportunities after graduation. The requirements for the various minors are listed within individual majors as well as in this section.
 
Following are the requirements for official University of Maine at Farmington minors. Contact the chairperson of the department offering the minor for an application.
 
*Starred courses have pre-requisites not included in the minor requirements.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Film Studies

20 credits from the following list of courses or from other departmental courses cross-listed with Film Studies.  Art majors with a concentration in New Media must satisfy the minor outside of their concentration requirements. Topics courses (277 or 377) often fulfill film studies minor requirements; questions should be brought to the contact person for the Film Studies Committee.  
 
Required Courses: 
 
Five of the following:
 
ARH 378
Contemporary Japanese Film
4
History of Japanese Film
4
World Film
4
ART 220 Film: A Cultural Affair 4
ART 239A Animation 4
ART 241A Video I 4
ART 339A Animation II 4
ART 341 Video II 4
ENG 214 Screenwriting 4
Writing for the Stage
4
Multicultural Literature and Film
4
ENG 292H Human Rights Literature and Film: Global Perspective 4
ENG 314 Advanced Screenwriting 4
ENG 370 The Splendid Drunken Twenties 4
ENG 382 Popular Genres 4
FRE 301 French Film 4
Psychology in Cinema
4
Hispanic Film
4
Sound as Art
4
Social and Political Theatre and Film
4
 
Total credits for the Minor: 20

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