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Film & Media Studies Undergraduate Program

Film Minor Curriculum Requirements

Students selecting this minor must complete the following:  
FMS 100 Introduction to the Film Medium 3
FMS 380 American Popular Culture of: _____ 3
Film History. Satisfied by one of the following: 3
History of the Silent Film  
History of the American Sound Film  
History of the International Sound Film to 1950  
History of the International Sound Film Post 1950  
History of African-American Images in Film  
Theory and Criticism. Satisfied by one of the following: 3
Classical Film/Media Theory  
Contemporary Concepts in Media Studies  
Film and Video. Satisfied by one of the following: 3
Documentary Film and Video  
Experimental Film and Video  
Film Studies. Satisfied by one of the following: 3
Undergraduate Studies Seminar in: _____  
Latin American Film  
American Film Criticism

Minor Hours & Minor GPA

While completing all required courses, minors must also meet each of the following hour and GPA minimum standards:

Minor Hours

Satisfied by 18 hours of minor courses.

Minor Hours in Residence

Satisfied by a minimum of 9 hours of KU resident credit in the minor.

Minor Junior/Senior Hours

Satisfied by a minimum of 15 hours from junior/senior courses (300+) in the minor.


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