Academic Catalog

Screen Cultures - B.A.

Summary

Screen Cultures B.A. Major Requirements41-44
Integrative Core Curriculum 128-40
Electives36-51
Total Credits120

Degree Requirements

No more than five courses, including Foundations courses, may be taken at the 100-level.
At least four courses, including Foundations courses, must be taken at the 300- or 400-level.
FOUNDATIONS
CNPH 10100Introduction to Film Aesthetics and Analysis3
or TVR 12200 Introduction to Media Aesthetics and Analysis
CNPH 21400Hollywood and American Film4
SCRE 10000FLEFF (Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival) Immersion1
SCRE 11100Global Screen Cultures3
CNPH 30000Fiction Film Theory3
or CNPH 30100 History and Theory of Documentary
HISTORIES, INDUSTRIES, MODES 1
Select two courses from the following:6-8
Introduction to Visual Culture
Art since 1960
Performance, Institutional Critique, and the Museum
Selected Topics in Cinema and Photography
Introduction to Emerging Media
Utopias and Dystopias of Emerging Media
Introduction to Mass Media
Introduction to Media Industries
GENRES AND REPRESENTATIONS 1
Select two courses from the following:6
Gender and Visual Culture
Latinx Art in the United States
Contemporary Film Criticism
American Gangster: Social Portrayals of Gangs
Hip-Hop Cultures
Watching Race in American Media
Philosophy in Film
Media and Politics
Religion and Culture
Electronic Media Criticism
GLOBAL SCREENS 1
Select two courses from the following:6
Art and Revolution in Latin America
European Cinema
British Comedy: Film, Television, and Radio
History of German Film
Italian Culture through Cinema
Africa through Film: Images and Reality
Contemporary Spanish Culture through Film
Global Flow of Information
SCREEN CULTURES ELECTIVES 1
Select two additional courses with the attribute SCE; these electives can be drawn from the courses listed above but should not repeat courses already taken to satisfy the area requirements. These additional electives must be at the 200 level or above. Students may also apply up to three credits of SCRE 39900 Screen Cultures Independent Study or SCRE 40100 Screen Cultures Internship towards this requirement.6-7
CAPSTONE
SCRE 45000Capstone Seminar in Screen Cultures3
Total Credits41