Film Directing Concentration - Requirements

Major Requirements (27 credits)

FILM  1005: Filmmaking I: Basic Production
FILM  1501: Cinematic Storytelling
FILM  2208: Filmmaking II: The Professional Crew
FILM  2210: Post Production I
FILM  2250: Screenwriting
FILM  3209: Filmmaking III: Mastering the Art and Craft of Film Production
FILM  3350: Twentieth Century Cinema
FILM  4311: Producing & Directing the Thesis Film I
FILM  4312: Producing & Directing the Thesis Film II

Concentration Requirements (9 credits)

FILM  2350: The American Film Director
FILM  3363: Film Directing
THEA 4457: Contemporary Film Studies
[Any FILM survey or auteur course substitutes for this course]

Major Electives (6-9 credits)
Note: Three (3) credits in Internship may be used to fulfill elective credits

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Cognate Requirements (10-16 credits)

THEA 2005 Directing (Theater)
THEA 3351 Production & Performance (Film Sections: 1 credit)

6-12 Credits from the following:

COMM2210  Popular Culture & Media
CGD1313      Creative Imagery with Photoshop
MUSI2205     Music for the Movies
PHIL1106      Ideas of Happiness
PHIL1107      Dreams and Imagination
PHIL1436      Asian Philosophy
PHIL2102      Space and Time
PSYC3015    Theories of Personality
PSYC3331    Theories of Learning
PSYC3333    Sensation and Perception
PSYC4291    Schools of Psychology
THEA1203   Basic Acting I



Howard Libov
Department Chair
Tel: 973-443-8646

Visual & Performing Arts Department
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