Multimedia Film and Production B.S.

Degree Requirements: 124 Credit Hours

See Core Curriculum for required courses in Area A1 through Area E.

Credit Hours
General Requirements (Core Areas A - E)42
Additional Requirements4
Area F - Courses Appropriate to Major18
Media and Society
Introduction to Communication Research
Script Analysis for Theatre and Film
Introduction to Cinema
Introduction to Web Technologies
Stage Construction Techniques for the Entertainment Industry
Introduction to Media Writing
Select one of the following:
Foreign Language - through 2001
Significant International Content Course
Major Requirements30
Mass Communication Law
Media Ethics
Multi-Camera Production 1
Audio Production and Sound Design 1
Studio Production
Single Camera Production
Producing and Production Management
Senior Project
Choose 2 of the following courses:
History of Mass Communication
Theories of Mass Communication
History of Cinema
Film Theory and Criticism
Major Electives
Choose 3 courses if selecting a minor; otherwise choose 4 courses:9-12
Selected Multimedia Topics
Directing For Screen
Lighting and Cinematography
Broadcast Performance
Advanced Audio Production
Digital Media Post Production
Screenwriting for Film and Television
Multimedia Applications
Studio Applications
Narrative Film Production
Sports Production
Documentary Writing and Production
Multimedia Film or Production Internship (requires 2.75 GPA)
Directed Multimedia Study
Communication Arts Electives
Select 2 courses:6
Other Communication Arts electives may be selected with advisor approval
Media Criticism
International Media Systems
Media Management and Sales
History of Mass Communication
Theories of Mass Communication
Small Group Communication
Communication and Conflict
FILM 3000 - 4000 - Upper Division Film Studies Course
General Electives
Select at least 2 courses in one area of study with Advisor approval12-15
Total Credit Hours124

Other Program Requirements

  • Students must make a minimum grade of “C” in each Communication Arts class to receive credit for that course.
  • A total institution GPA of 2.75 is required to register for internship credit. A maximum of 3 credit hours of internship credit can be applied to major requirements. The deadlines for applying for internships are October 1 for Spring semester, February 1 for Summer semester, and March 1 for the following Fall semester placement. Secure forms and submit the appropriate materials to the Internship Coordinator.

Honors in Multimedia Film and Production

To graduate with Honors in Multimedia Film and Production, a student must:

  • be admitted to the Honors College;
  • successfully complete at least three credit hours of Honors Research Seminar (HONS   4610) over three semesters;
  • successfully complete and present an Honors Thesis or Capstone Project;
  • be in good standing in the Honors College at the time of graduation.


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