Rhode Island College

2019-2020 Catalog


Film Studies B.A.

Course Requirements

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
FILM 116Introduction to Film

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
FILM 219Methods of Film Analysis

4

Spring.
FILM 220History of Film I

4

Fall.
FILM 221History of Film II

4

Spring.
FILM 454Film Theory

4

Spring.

TWO COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
FILM 351Major Directors

4

Alternate years.
FILM 352Film Genres

4

Alternate years.
FILM 353National Cinemas

4

Alternate years.
FILM 354Television Genres

4

Alternate years.
FILM 355New Media

4

Alternate years.
FILM 450Topics in the Study of Film

4

As needed.

FOUR COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ENGL 337Studies in Film Aesthetics

4

As needed.
FILM 349Visual Anthropology

4

Alternate years.
FILM 351Major Directors

4

Alternate years.
FILM 352Film Genres

4

Alternate years.
FILM 353National Cinemas

4

Alternate years.
FILM 354Television Genres

4

Alternate years.
FILM 355New Media

4

Alternate years.
FILM 370Screenwriting I

4

Fall.
FILM 371Screenwriting II

4

Spring.
FILM 372Preproduction: Word to Moving Image

4

Fall.
FILM 373Introduction to Film Production

4

Spring.
FILM 374Film Production: Narrative Form

4

Alternate years.
FILM 375Film Production: Documentary Form

4

Alternate years.
FILM 376Film Production: Experimental

4

As needed.
FILM 377Film Production: 2D Animation

4

As needed.
FILM 378Film Production: 3D Animation

4

As needed.
FILM 379Digital Audio Production

4

As needed.
FILM 450Topics in the Study of Film

4

As needed.

Total Credit Hours: 44