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Cinematic Arts Minors

Critical Studies Minor

Critical Studies Minor Requirements24 units
TFT 101
Christianity and the Creative Process*
3
TFT 275
History of Broadcasting and Electronic Media
3
TFT 285
History of Film**
3
TFT 341
Media Criticism and Theory
3
TFT 360
Studies in Popular Culture
3
TFT 444
Advanced Film Theory
3
Select two of the following:
TFT 317
Cinematic Aesthetics
3
TFT 351
Film and Social Issues
3
TFT 420
Topics in Cinema and History
3
TFT 481
Contemporary Auteurs
3
TFT 495
Special Topics ^^
3

Screenwriting Minor

Screenwriting Minor Requirements27 units
TFT 101
Christianity and the Creative Process*
3
TFT 274
Story and Character
3
TFT 275
History of Broadcasting and Electronic Media
3
TFT 285
History of Film
3
TFT 375
Screenwriting**
3
TFT 385
Intermediate Screenwriting
3
TFT 481
Contemporary Auteurs
3
TFT 485
Advanced Screenwriting
3
Select one of the following:
TFT 487
Television Writing: Episodic Drama
3
TFT 488
Television Writing: Situation Comedy
3
TFT 498
Directed Research^
1–4

*Meets a General Education core requirement.
**Meets the Upper-division Writing Intensive requirement.
^TFT 498 is a varied unit class (1-3 units). 3 units must be taken to fulfill this requirement.
^^May be repeated within the minor as topics change.

**Meets a General Education elective requirement.
***Meets the Upper-division Writing Intensive requirement.
^May be repeated up to a maximum of 6 units. Only 3 units count toward the major or minor.
^^TFT 416 and TFT 466 are variable unit classes (1-3 units). 3 units total must be taken to fulfill this requirement.

Note: This information is current for the 2013-14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.