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The Cinema and Digital Media Major Program

A.B. Major Requirements:

 
UNITS
Preparatory Subject Matter
25
Choose two courses from:
Film Studies 1; Technocultural Studies 1 or 5 8
Cinema and Technocultural Studies 12, 20 9
Choose two courses from:
Cinema and Technocultural Studies 40A, 40B, 41A, 41B; Film Studies 45 8
Depth Subject Matter
37-38
Film Studies 127 or Cinema and Technocultural Studies 150 5
Choose two courses for a total of 8 units from the following courses:
Art Studio 114A, 114B, 114C, 117; Cinema and Technocultural Studies 116, 124E, 174; Technocultural Studies 100, 101, 103, 104, 111, 112, 113, 115, 121, 122, 123, 125, 130, 131, 170A-E, 175, 192, 198, 199 8
Choose two courses for a total of 8 units from the following courses:
Cinema and Technocultural Studies 146A, 147A, 150; Film Studies 120, 121, 121S, 124, 125, 127, 129, 142, 176A, 189, 194H, 195H, 198, 199; Science and Technology Studies 160; Technocultural Studies 151, 152, 155, 158, 159.
Some courses are identified as fulfilling more than one requirement; a given course can only fulfill one such requirement 8
Plus four additional courses chosen
from the lists above for a total of at least 16 units 16
Total Units for the Major
62-63
Major Adviser. Information on the current Academic Advisers can be obtained by contacting the Arts Group Advising Center at 530-752-0890.
The Film Studies Major Program

A.B. Major Requirements:

 
UNITS
Preparatory Subject Matter
20-40
Film Studies 1 4
A four-course sequence in a single language or equivalent 0-20
One course from: African American and African Studies 15, 50; American Studies 1A, 21, 30; Art History 5; Art Studio 30; Chicana/o Studies 50, 60; Design 1; French 50; Humanities 60; Italian 50; Japanese 25; Native American Studies 32; Textiles and Clothing 7; Women's Studies 20, 25 4
One course from: African American and African Studies 10, 15, 50; Asian American Studies 1, 2; Chicana/o Studies 10, 50, 60; Native American Studies 1, 10, 32, 33; Women's Studies 20, 25, 50, 70, 80 4
Two courses from: Art History 1A, 1B, 1C, 1D; Asian American Studies 2; Chinese 10, 11; Classics 10; Comparative Literature 3, 4, 5, 6, 7; Dramatic Art 1, 20; English 43, 44; German 48; History 4C, 10C, 17B, 72B; Humanities 5, 6; Japanese 10; Music 10, 28; Native American Studies 33; Russian 41, 42 8
Note: One of these two courses may be from Design 15, 16 or Dramatic Art 10, 21A, 21B, 24.
Depth Subject Matter
36-40
One course from: English 161A, 161 B or Film Studies 124 4
One course from: English 162; Film Studies 127; Philosophy 127; Women and Gender Studies 162 4
One course each from three of the following topic areas: Cinematic Traditions and Movements, Visual and Popular Culture, Gender/Sexuality/Class, Race/Ethnicity/Class, Production and Performance 12
A current list of approved classes is available from the Advising office and from the faculty adviser.
16-20 units in one of the two breadth areas not used to satisfy the breadth requirement, or development of a thematic area in consultation with a faculty adviser 16-20
Qualified students who complete 20 units and have an overall GPA of 3.500 may choose the senior thesis option (194H-196H) for 8 of those 20 units.
No course may be counted for more than one requirement for the major.
Total Units for the Major
56-80
Major Adviser. Information on the current Academic Advisers can be obtained by contacting the Arts Group Advising Center at 530-752-0890.  

Minor Program Requirements:

 
UNITS
Film Studies 24
Film Studies 1 4
Upper division courses selected from the following list, with no more than two courses from any one category 20
(a) Problems and Themes in Cinema: Anthropology 136, Classics 102, Dramatic Art 115, English 160, 161A, 161B, 162, Film Studies 124, 125, Women's Studies 162
(b) Cinema, Nation and Nationality: German 119, 142, Film Studies 176A, 176B, Italian 150, Japanese 106, Russian 129, Spanish 148
(c) Film and Social Identities: African American and African Studies 170, 171, Film Studies 120, Jewish Studies 120, Women's Studies 160, 164
(d) Film/Video Production: Art Studio 116, 117, 150
(e) Popular and Visual Culture: American Studies 130, 132, 133, 139, Art Studio 150, Communication 140, Political Science 165, Textiles and Clothing 107, Women's Studies 139
Minor Adviser. Information on the current Academic Advisers can be obtained by contacting the Arts Group Advising Center at 530-752-0890.
The Technocultural Studies Major Program

A.B. Major Requirements:

 
UNITS
Preparatory Subject Matter
28
Technocultural Studies 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7A-E 24
American Studies 1A or 5 4
Depth Subject Matter
44
Technocultural Studies 190, 191 8
Production emphasis 32
Choose five from production based Technocultural Studies: 100, 101, 103, 104, 110, 111, 112, 113, 121, 122, 123, 192
Plus two from Technocultural Studies: 120, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 155, 158, 159
Plus a four-unit class from another department or program relevant to the student's area of concentration, as approved by Technocultural Studies.
Studies emphasis 32
Choose two from production based Technocultural Studies: 100, 101, 103, 104, 110, 111, 112, 113, 121, 122, 123, 192
Plus five from Technocultural Studies: 120, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 155, 158, 159
Plus a four-unit class from another department or program relevant to student's area of concentration, as approved by Technocultural Studies.
Technocultural Studies 198 4
Total Units for the Major
72
Major Adviser. Information on the current Academic Advisers can be obtained by contacting the Arts Group Advising Center at 530-752-0890.  
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