Cinema Studies, Minor
Department of Comparative Cultural Studies
College of Arts and Letters
Interested in film and cultural analysis, the impact of visual technologies, the meanings of media in everyday life, and the significance of historic and modern modes of exhibition? This minor exposes students to international, classic, and independent cinema; internships are also available. It is a natural companion to many majors, including Comparative Cultural Studies, English, History, Women’s and Gender Studies, Psychology, Journalism, etc.
A minor is earned in conjunction with a bachelor's degree.
To receive a minor (18 - 24 units) at Northern Arizona University, you must complete a planned group of courses from one or more subject matter areas with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0. At least 12 units of the minor must be unique to that minor and not applied to any other minor.
In addition to University Requirements:
- Complete individual plan requirements.
Students may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.
|Minimum Units for Completion||18|
Take the following 18 units:
Select additional courses from the following on the Diversity of Cinema (6 units):
- CINE 232, CINE 380, CINE 383*, CINE 394
- CCJ 215, CCJ 314
- ENG 467C
- ES 200, ES 391*, ES 392*
- FYS 121*
- HUM 344, HUM 370, HUM 382*
- LAN 350
- PHI 325*
- REL 265
- SOC 301*
- SPA 354
*Denotes topics courses; only the topics related to Cinema Studies are approved for the minor. Please consult with your advisor.
At least 6 units must be upper-division.
Be aware that some courses may have prerequisites that you must also successfully complete. For prerequisite information, click on the course or see your advisor.