- Program Prerequisite: Not required.
- Minor: Not required.
- Grade Requirements: A grade of “C” or better in courses required for the major (a grade of “C-” is not acceptable). Also refer to the general grade requirements for graduation.
- Credit Hour Requirements: A total of 120 credit hours are required for graduation. Of this total, 61 credit hours in Film Studies are required. A total of 40 upper division credit hours is required by the university for graduation (courses numbered 3000 and above from any department).
- Program Code: 3085BA
- CIPC: 500602
All Film Studies majors should meet with the Arts & Humanities advisors early in their course of study. Call the College of Arts & Humanities Interdisciplinary Programs at 801-626-6631 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Declare your program of study (see Enrollment Services and Information ) with the college advisor. There are no special admission or application requirements.
Refer to Degree Requirements for Bachelor of Arts requirements. The following Film Studies courses will also fulfill 3 credit hours each of the General Education requirement in the Creative Arts (CA) and Humanities (HU) categories: THEA 1023 CA , THEA 1033 CA , COMM 1020 HU , and ENGL 2230 HU/DV .
Language Courses Required to fulfill the BA
Film Studies majors must complete Option 1: Foreign Language (12 credit hours of a foreign language, refer to the Department of Foreign Languages section of this catalog for additional information on obtaining foreign language credit)
OR Option 2 - Foreign Language and Language Arts (6 credit hours of a foreign language and 6 credit hours of language arts). With this option students will fulfill the six credits of language arts by taking ENGL 3380 - CW: Screenwriting Form and Craft and COMM 3740 - Writing for Screen and Television . These language arts courses will also count toward major requirements (see below).