Film Major/Minor

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Major in Film(pdf)

30 credits, combined total: 12 credits analytical, 12 credits production and 6 credits electives from analytical and/or production courses. Students must receive a grade of B or better in Film 101 to declare a major in Film. The major must be declared in person with an undergraduate film adviser (call 212-772-4949 to schedule). The student must bring his or her transcript, and, where relevant, transcripts from other colleges attended, when meeting with the undergraduate film adviser to declare a film major. Students majoring in Film must also take FILM/MEDIA 160 which is prerequisite for all film production courses. FILM 101 and FILM/MEDIA 160 do not count towards the major. A maximum of 6 credits in MEDIA courses at the 200 or 300 level may be applied toward the major in film. Students must meet any prerequisites for these courses. Courses at the 100 level, independent study, and internship courses do not count toward the major. Students must see a program adviser to plan choice and sequence of courses.