Digital Filmmaking Major – B.A./B.S. – 44 Hours

Core (6 hours): *Prerequisite to all other FILM courses

  • *FILM   1305    Introduction to Film
  • *FILM   1310    Introduction to Visual Storytelling [Pre-req: FILM 1305]

Film-Required (26 hours):

  • FILM    2310    Script Analysis [Pre-req: FILM 1310]
  • FILM    2466    Digital Filmmaking 1 [Pre-req: FILM 2310]
  • FILM    3456    Digital Filmmaking 2 [Pre-req: FILM 2466, 60 credit hours must be completed]
  • FILM    4356    Digital Filmmaking 3 [Pre-req: FILM 3456]
  • FILM    4357    Digital Filmmaking 4 [Pre-req: FILM 4356]
  • FILM    3315    Classical Film Theory
  • FILM    3350    Cinema History 1
  • FILM    3351    Cinema History 2 [Pre-req: FILM 3350]

Electives (12 hours): Choose from the following:

  • FILM    3305    Production Design
  • FILM    3310    Cinematography
  • FILM    3316    Film Theory Since 1960
  • FILM    3320    Film Editing [Pre-req: FILM 2466]
  • FILM    3321    Internship (120 work hrs.) [Minimum GPA 2.5, FILM 2466, FILM 3456]
  • FILM    3322    Directed Study in Digital Filmmaking [Pre-req: Consent of Instructor]
  • FILM    3355    Visual Effects Compositing
  • FILM    3356    Animation for Visual Effects
  • FILM    3363    Audio Production and Design [Pre-req: FILM 2466]
  • FILM    3373    Documentary Production [Pre-req FILM 2466]
  • FILM    4380    Seminar in Film Studies [Pre-req: FILM 1310]
  • FILM    4392    Topics in Digital Production (Directing, Prod Action, Film Prod, etc.) [Pre-req: FILM 2466]
  • MCOM 3307    Media Theory and Research
  • MCOM 4323    Seminar in Mass Communication
  • JOUR  3374    Broadcast Journalism Production II
  • JOUR  4313    Writing for Electronic Media
  • WRTG 3320    Forms of Scriptwriting
  • WRTG 3376    Screenwriting Workshop
  • THEA   2320    Stage Makeup
  • THEA   3310    Costume Design

SUMMARY of GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum 120 hours; 40 of which are upper division

GPA of 2.0+ required in the major, minor, and cumulatively

Includes the following:

UCA Lower Division Core (38 hours)
Special degree hours (BA or BS)
Major hours (44)
Minor hours (contact minor department)
Free Elective hours (if any)