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.
20 credits from the following list of courses or from other departmental courses cross-listed with Film Studies. Students may double count up to 2 classes from their major. Topics courses (277 or 377) often fulfill film studies minor requirements; questions should be brought to the contact person for the Film Studies Committee.
Five of the following:
A minimum of one third of the required credits must be earned at UMF for a minor to be awarded.
Total credits for the Minor: 20