Academic Calendar 2021-2022

Film and Media – Minor (Arts)

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Plans of study for students who were admitted to a Film Plan after May 1, 2020.
Subject:  Administered by the Department of Film and Media.
Plan:  Consists of 30.0 units as described below.
Program:  The Plan, in combination with a Major Plan in another subject, and with sufficient electives, will lead to an Honours Bachelors Degree.

1. Core
A. Select 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Film, Media and Screen Cultures
FILM 104
FILM 106
Thinking Locally
B. Select 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Research, Writing, and Presentation Methods
Writing Foundations for Film and Media
Historical Inquiry
Disney Pixar DreamWorks
The Comedy Film
Critical Inquiry
Film and Media Concept Development
C. Select 3.00 units from the following:3.00
Media and Cultural Studies
Media & Popular Culture
Digital Media Theory and Practice
2. Option
A. Select 9.00 units from the following:9.00
FILM at the 300 level or above
MAPP at the 300 level or above
FILM_Centric_Options at the 300 level or above
Cuban Culture & Society
B. Select 6.00 units from the following:6.00
FILM at the 200 level or above
MAPP at the 200 level or above
FILM_Centric_Options at the 200 level or above
3. Additional Requirements
A. A maximum of 6.00 units may be taken from FILM_Centric_Options
Total Units30.00

4. Notes

A. The Minor/General Plan does not include production courses.  Enrollment in a FILM Major, FILM Medial, COCA or MAPP Plan is required for access to production courses.

B . A maximum of 6.0 units from courses offered by other Faculties and Schools may be counted toward the program and/or Plan Requirements. This includes courses in BMED, COMM, GLPH, LAW, NURS and courses in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Film and Media Course Lists

The following lists contain courses offered through other Departments. In accordance with Academic Regulation 2.5 (Access to Classes), students do not have enrolment priority in all of these courses. Access to these courses may only be made available during the Open Enrolment period, and then only if space permits.


Cinema Focused Options
ARTH 319Art in the Age of the Internet3.00
HIST 220Jews on Film3.00
LLCU 200Semiotics: Interpreting the World3.00
LLCU 206Rebel Cities3.00
LLCU 209Rio de Janeiro: the Marvelous City3.00
LLCU 226Italian Literature and Cinema3.00
LLCU 249Latin Lovers: Love, Sex and Popular Culture3.00
LLCU 308From Fellini to Benigni3.00
LLCU 326Film in the New Europe3.00
LLCU 328Gender, Development and Film in Latin America3.00
SPAN 458Film y Politica en Argentina3.00