A minor in film studies consists of 15 hours of course work. COMM 270A is a prerequisite for the minor and is not included in the calculation of the grade point average for the minor. Requirements for the minor are as follows.
|COMM 388||Motion Picture Aesthetics||3|
|Select four courses from the list below:||12|
|Understanding European Film|
|The Short Script|
|Documentary Production I|
|Documentary Filmmaking Study Abroad|
|International Film History|
|American Film History|
|Film and Television Genres|
|A maximum of two of the following courses may be selected:|
|A History of French Cinema|
|German Cinema I|
|Total Credit Hours||15|
For completion of the minor, a student must have an overall grade point average of C (2.00) or better in all 300- and 400-level courses specified as a requirement for the minor exclusive of prerequisite courses. Students must complete a minimum of six hours in upper-level courses in the minor requirement through courses offered by Old Dominion University.
Students pursuing a major in Cinema and TV Production, Communication Studies, Media Studies, Professional Communication or Strategic Communication may not minor in Film Studies.