2018-19
Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

Film Studies BA - Curricular Plan

Media Study

231 Center for the Arts
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-6020
716-645-6902
716-645-6979
www.mediastudy.buffalo.edu
Thomas Feeley, PhD
Chair
Bradley Hendricks
Assistant to the Chair for Student Programs
(HEGIS: 10.10 CINEMATOGRAPHY, CIP: 50.0601 Film/Cinema Studies)

Curricular Plan

A Finish in 4 Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum in four years. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the hUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Math & Quantitative Reasoning MQR 4
Film History/Theory M 4
Total Credits: 14 or 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Film Theory M 4
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Scientific Literacy SLI1 4
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 14 or 15

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Film Theory M 3
World Cinema M 3
FST Elective M 4
Scientific Literacy SLI2 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Film Theory M 4
FST Elective M 3
Critical Theory M 4
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 17

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Critical Theory M 4
World Cinema M 3
Communication Literacy CL2 3
Pathway P 3
Diversity Learning DL 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
World Cinema M 4
Critical Theory M 4
FST Elective M 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Critical Theory M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 12
Total Credits Required for Degree: 121
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DL Diversity Learning
MQR Math and Quatitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward mort than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.

Media Study

231 Center for the Arts
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-6020
716-645-6902
716-645-6979
www.mediastudy.buffalo.edu
Thomas Feeley, PhD
Chair
Bradley Hendricks
Assistant to the Chair for Student Programs
(HEGIS: 10.10 CINEMATOGRAPHY, CIP: 50.0601 Film/Cinema Studies)
Published: August 16, 2018 09:19:23 AM