Making movies lets us combine every artistic and technical proficiency we can command, and consequently the art of film has attracted some of the best creative talents of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
For over two decades, MCLA has made the study of film an integral part of the English/Communications major with a concentration in Film Studies that includes the following courses.
Total credits required for Film Studies concentration: 48
Foundation courses - 24 credits
Department electives - 6 credits
Concentration courses - 18 credits
Essentials of Film (ENGL 210) - 3 credits
Constructing the Short Film (ENGL 315) - 3 credits
Special Topics in Film (ENGL 397) - 3 credits
Filmmakers & Filmmaking (ENGL 412) - 3 credits
Plus two film electives at the 200-level or above: