2013-14 Degree Plan

Media Arts, BA

College of Fine Arts: Department of Cinematic Arts
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Term 1 Hours Towards Degree: 15 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
ENGL 101: Composition I: Exposition 3 C
MATH (see core curriculum) 3 C
Social/Behaviorial Science 3 C
Foreign Language 3 C
MA 210: Introduction to Film Studies 3 D-
Term Hours: 15
Term 2 Hours Towards Degree: 31 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
ENGL 102: Composition II: Analysis and Argument 3 C
Physical/Natural Sciences 4 C
Foreign Language 3 C
MA Production (chosen from Catalog list) 3 D-
Fine Arts outside of major 3 D-
Term Hours: 16
Term 3 Hours Towards Degree: 49 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
ENGL 220: Expository Writing 3 C
Foreign Language 3 C
HIST 101: Western Civilization to 1648 3 C
MA 212: Beyond Hollywood 3 D-
MA Production (chosen from Catalog list) 3 D-
Fine Arts outside the major 3 D-
Term Hours: 18
Term 4 Hours Towards Degree: 67 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
HIST 102: Western Civilization Post 1648 3 C
Foreign Language - 4th semester 3 C
Physical/Natural Sciences 3 C
Social/Behavioral Science 3 C
Fine Arts outside the major 3 D-
MA History/Crit/Theory (chosen from Catalog list) 3 D-
Term Hours: 18
Term 5 Hours Towards Degree: 85 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Arts & Sciences elective 3 D-
Fine Arts outside the major 6 D-
MA 326: History of Film I: Silent 3 D-
MA Production (chosen from Catalog list) 3 D-
MA History/Crit/Theory OR MA Production (chosen from Catalog list) 3 D-
Term Hours: 18
Term 6 Hours Towards Degree: 100 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Arts & Sciences Elective 3 D-
Fine Arts outside the major 3 D-
MA 327: History of Film II: Sound 3 D-
MA 431: Film Theory 3 D-
Elective outside the major 3 D-
Term Hours: 15
Term 7 Hours Towards Degree: 115 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Elective outside the major 6 D-
MA History/Crit/Theory (chosen from Catalog list) 6 D-
MA Production (chosen from Catalog list) 3 D-
Term Hours: 15
Term 8 Hours Towards Degree: 128 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
Elective outside the major 3 D-
Elective outside the major 1 D-
MA 400-level elective 3 D-
MA History/Crit/Theory (chosen from Catalog list) 6 D-
Term Hours: 13
MA Production (chosen from Catalog list)s
MA 111: Technical Intro to Video
MA 216: Topics in Video Making
MA 324: Introduction to Screenwriting
MA 390: T:Elements of Filmmaking
MA 391: 16mm Filmmaking
MA 394: CGI and Animation
MA 409: Advanced Video Art
MA 429: Topics in Production
MA 494: Advanced CGI and Animation
MA 496: Undergrad Production Project
MA History/Crit/Theory (chosen from Catalog list)s
MA 110: Intro To Mass Communications
MA 310: Latin American Film
MA 330: Studies in Film
MA 332: Documentary Film History
MA 334: Teen Rebels
MA 335: International Horror Film
MA 336: Images of (Wo)men
MA 337: Alfred Hitchcock
MA 430: Topics in Film History
MA 497: Undergrad Independent Study