Minor in Electronic Media and Film

The Electronic Media and Film minor requires a total of 24 units: 9 units in required courses, 3 units in media writing, 3 units in production and 9 units in elective courses. Six (6) of these 9 units in electives must be upper division.

Required Courses (9 Units)
EMF 120CONCEPT AND STORY3
EMF 140INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONIC MEDIA AND FILM3
EMF 221PRINCIPLES OF FILM AND MEDIA PRODUCTION3
Writing Requirement (3 Units)
Select one of the following:3
HISTORY OF ELECTRONIC MEDIA
HISTORY OF FILM
BROADCAST/FILM WRITING
Production Requirement (3 Units)
EMF 222FILM/VIDEO PRODUCTION3
or EMF 265 AUDIO PRODUCTION I
Electives (9 Units)
Select three of the following, or any courses not taken in the requirements above:9
WOMEN AND GENDER IN FILM AND MEDIA
BROADCAST/CABLE PROGRAMMING
ELECTRONIC MEDIA AND FILM LAW AND REGULATION
AESTHETICS OF FILM AND ELECTRONIC MEDIA
GENRE THEORY AND CRITICISM
RADIO, CULTURE, AND SOCIETY
DEVELOPING THE SCREENPLAY
SCREENWRITING
THE MEDIA PRODUCER
TOPICS IN INTERNATIONAL CINEMA
FILM AND MEDIA ANALYSIS
SPECIAL TOPICS IN FILM AND MEDIA STUDIES
SEMINAR IN DIGITAL STUDIES
DIRECTED STUDY IN FILM & MEDIA STUDIES
TOPICS IN ARTS, MEDIA, COMMUNICATION, AND SOCIAL ACTION
Total Units24
  1. The Pass grading option is not available for these courses.
  2. No more than 3 units of Directed Study can be applied to the Electronic Media and Film minor.
  3. The department will transfer into the minor up to 9 units of compatible courses.