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Media Study BA - Production Concentration - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 06.01 COMMUNICATIONS- GENERAL, CIP: 50.0601 Film/Cinema Studies)

Department of Media Study

231 Center for the Arts
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-6020

Thomas H. Feeley
Chair

Bradley Hendricks
Assistant to the Chair for Student Programs

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. 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
Basic Theory M 4
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Math & Quantitative Reasoning MQR 3
Scientific Literacy SLI1 3
Total Credits: 16 or 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Basic Production M 4
Basic Theory M 4
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Scientific Literacy SLI2 4
Total Credits: 15 or 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Basic Production M 4
Basic Theory M 4
Pathway P 4
Basic Production M 4
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Intermediate Prod. M 4
DMS 211LEC PLASMA M 3
Minor/Virtual Minor M 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Advanced Theory M 4
Intermediate Prod. M 4
Pathway P 3
Communication Literacy CL2 3
Total Credits: 14
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Advanced Prod. M 4
Minor/Virtual Minor M 3
Diversity Learning (Approved Diversity Learning course if not met through approved major, elective, or UBC course.) DL 3
Pathway P 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 14

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
DMS Elective M 3
Minor/Virtual Minor M 3
Minor/Virtual Minor M 3
Minor/Virtual Minor M 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Minor/Virtual Minor M 3
Minor/Virtual Minor M 3
Elective E 2
Elective E 3
DMS Elective M 3
Total Credits: 14
Total Credits Required for Degree:
120
Curricular Category Key
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 Quantitative 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 more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Dec 05, 2019 11:41:25