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2019-2020 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Film Studies Minor

Film Studies Minor

The interdisciplinary Film Studies minor is devoted to the study of cinema history, theory, criticism and production. The minor is comprised of three required film-centered courses (Film Studies 2759G, “History of Cinema”, Communication Studies 3530, “Film Communication,” and English 4904, “Studies in Film.”) and a core list of courses with film-specific content. Up to two courses in the film studies minor can be double counted in a student’s major. Coursework may also include Honors Program course equivalents. Existing prerequisites for all courses must be satisfied. Including required courses, students may count no more than two courses in their major area(s).


The Film Studies minor includes three required courses, as listed below, and three courses from the list of elective courses, for a total of at least 19 hours:


*With the permission of the Film Studies Advisor