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    Rangel-Mullin, Rebecca
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Minor in Literature: Cinema Studies

  • 24 credit hours with grades of C or better and at least 12 credit hours unique to the minor 

Course Requirements

  • COMM-105 Visual Literacy (3) 
  • LIT-135 Critical Approach to the Cinema (3) 
  • 12 credit hours from the following: 
  • LIT-346 Topics in Film (3)
  • LIT-402 Creative Writing: Film Script (3)
  • LIT-446 Advanced Studies in Film (3) (topics)
  • 6 credit hours from the from the following: 
  • COMM-330 Principles of Photography (3) and COMM-331 Film and Video Production I  (3) 
  • COMM-511 History of Documentary (3) 
  • COMM-512 Social Documentary (3) 
  • COMM-517 History of Cross-Cultural Cinema (3) 
  • COMM-520 History of Animation (3) 
  • COMM-558 Survey of American Cinema (3) 
  • COMM-586 History of Czech Cinema (3) (study abroad)