BFA Major in Film Studies

Program Requirements

Major in Film Studies (48 credits)

18

credits:

FMST 201 Film History I (3.00)
FMST 202 Film History II (3.00)
FMST 203 Film History III (3.00)
FMST 204 Approaches to Film Studies I (3.00)
FMST 205 Approaches to Film Studies II (3.00)
FMST 220 Film Analysis (3.00)

Note: One of FMST 201, FMST 202 and FMST 203; and FMST 220 should be taken as part of the first 30 credits.

3

credits chosen from:

FMST 214 Canadian Cinema (3.00)
FMST 215 Le cinéma québécois (3.00)
FMST 217 First Peoples’ Cinema (3.00)

3

credits chosen from:

FMST 222 Topics in Film Aesthetics (3.00)
FMST 223 Montage Aesthetic (3.00)
FMST 224 Moving Camera Aesthetic (3.00)

3

credits chosen from:

FMST 315 Introduction to Film Theory (3.00)
FMST 316 Film and Moving Image Cultures (3.00)
FMST 317 Transnational Approaches to Cinema (3.00)
FMST 319 The Moving Image and Society (3.00)
FMST 320 Digital Media and Animation (3.00)

15credits of Film Studies electives, excluding FMST 200
6

credits of Cinema electives

Note: Up to 12 credits chosen from the Communication Studies Film Courses list may be applied as Film Studies or Cinema electives for degree purposes. VDEO 350 may also be applied as a Cinema elective for degree purposes.

Notes

  • Students are responsible for fulfilling their particular degree requirements; hence, the sequences above must be read in conjunction with Section 81.20 Degree Requirements.

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