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BGS in Film & Media Studies: Production

Graduation Requirements
120 credit hours (45 at JR/SR level)
2.0 KU GPA
2.0 KU JR/SR Major GPA

KU CORE General Education Requirements  30 hours

Goal 1.1 Critical Thinking (Filled with FMS 100)
Goal 1.2 Quantitative Literacy
Goal 2.1 Written Communication (1)
Goal 2.1 Written Communication (2)
Goal 2.2 Oral Communication
Goal 3H Arts & Humanities (Filled with FMS 200)
Goal 3S Social Sciences
Goal 3N Natural Sciences
Goal 4.1 U.S. Diversity
Goal 4.2 Global Diversity
Goal 5 Social Responsibility & Ethics
Goal 6 Analyzing & Combining Ideas (Filled with FMS 585)



FMS Major Requirements  40 Hours

Core Knowledge & Skills  13 Hours

FMS 100 Introduction to Film  3 hours
FMS 200 Aesthetics / Goal 3H  3 hours
FMS 380 Pop Culture of ______  3 hours
FMS 301 UG Professional Development Seminar  1 hour
FMS 530 Classic Film/Media Theory  3 hours

Film & Media Studies: Production  21 hours

FMS 275 Basic Video Production  3 hours
Media: FMS 345, 350, or 355  3 hours
Film History:  FMS 310, 311, 312, 313, or 314  3 hours
Documentary or Experimental Film: FMS 592 or FMS 593  3 hours
Production (6 hrs. required):  FMS 273, 303, 373, 374, 375, 376, 377, 474, 475, 477, 478, 479, or 480
Capstone Experience / Goal 6:  FMS 585 Capstone in Film & Media  3 hours

Film & Media Studies Electives  6 hours



BGS-Specific Requirements  21 hours

Choose a Minor or Second Major: 18 hours

Career Preparation Course  3 hours

Writing Requirement

ENGL 101 (or 102/105) - Fulfills KU Core Goal 2.1
ENGL 102 (or 203, 205, 211) - Fulfills KU Core Goal 2.1

Elective Hours  32 hours

Check the KU Core website for a list of courses that can fulfill each KU Core goal.

For assistance with your class selection or for any questions please contact our advisor.

 

BGS in Film & Media Studies: Culture & Studies

Graduation Requirements
120 credit hours (45 at JR/SR level)
2.0 KU GPA
2.0 KU JR/SR Major GPA

KU CORE General Education Requirements  30 hours

Goal 1.1 Critical Thinking (Filled with FMS 100)
Goal 1.2 Quantitative Literacy
Goal 2.1 Written Communication (1)
Goal 2.1 Written Communication (2)
Goal 2.2 Oral Communication
Goal 3H Arts & Humanities (Filled with FMS 200)
Goal 3S Social Sciences
Goal 3N Natural Sciences
Goal 4.1 U.S. Diversity
Goal 4.2 Global Diversity
Goal 5 Social Responsibility & Ethics
Goal 6 Analyzing & Combining Ideas (Filled with FMS 585)



FMS Major Requirements  40 Hours

Core Knowledge & Skills  13 Hours

FMS 100 Introduction to Film / Goal 1.1  3 hours
FMS 200 Aesthetics / Goal 3H  3 hours
FMS 380 Pop Culture of ______  3 hours
FMS 301 UG Professional Development Seminar  1 hour
FMS 530 Classic Film/Media Theory  3 hours

Film & Media Studies: Culture & Studies  21 hours

Cultural Studies:  FMS 315, 316, 318, 350 or 620  3 hours
Media:  FMS 345, 355, or 474  3 hours
Documentary or Experimental Film: FMS 592 or FMS 593  3 hours
Production:  FMS 273, 275, or 374  3 hours
Film History (6 hrs. required):  FMS 310, 311, 312, 313, or 314
Capstone Experience / Goal 6:  FMS 585 Capstone in Film & Media  3 hours

Film & Media Studies Electives  6 hours



BGS-Specific Requirements  15-20 hours

Choose a Minor or Second Major:  18 hours

Career Preparation Course  3 hours

Writing Requirement

ENGL 101 (or 102/105) - Fulfills KU Core Goal 2.1
ENGL 102 (or 203, 205, 211) - Fulfills KU Core Goal 2.1

Elective Hours  32 hours

Check the KU Core website for a list of courses that can fulfill each KU Core goal.

For assistance with your class selection or for any questions please contact our advisor.


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