Film Studies

Are there courses students MUST, SHOULD, or CAN take their First Year?

  • Must:  There are no courses that students must take.
  • Should: Students are strongly encouraged to take Film 101: Introduction to Film Studies.
  • Can: Students can take courses offered in other departments and programs such as Russian Cinema, Nordic Film, or Chinese Cinema. They should consult with the director of the program if they have questions about which courses count toward the concentration.

Credit for previous coursework

Not applicable


Not applicable

Informational Events

See Week One schedule; the program does hold an information session about the concentration.