Academic Calendar 2021-2022

Film and Media – Major (Arts) – Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

Plans of study for students who were admitted to a Film Plan after May 1, 2020
FILM-M-BAH
Subject:  Administered by the Department of Film and Media.
Plan:  Consists of 60.0 units as described below.
Program:  The Plan, alone, or in combination with a Minor in another subject, and with sufficient electives to total 120.0 units (114.0 units for students admitted prior to September 2017), will lead to a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2020-2021 Calendar for the previous requirements.

1. Core
A. Select 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Film, Media and Screen Cultures
or FILM 104 and FILM 106
or BISC 100 and FILM 104
B. Select 9.00 units from the following:9.00
Research, Writing, and Presentation Methods
Writing Foundations for Film and Media
Historical Inquiry
Disney Pixar DreamWorks
The Comedy Film
Media and Cultural Studies
Film and Media Concept Development
C. Complete the following:
FILM 217Film and Media History and Theory Pre-19603.00
FILM 218Film and Media History and Theory Post-19603.00
FILM 250Fundamentals of Media Production3.00
D. Select 6.00 units from the following:6.00
Major Project
FILM at the 400 level or above (Excluding FILM 450/3.00 and FILM 459/3.00)
2. Option
A. FILM at the 400 level6.00
B. Select 15.00 units from the following:15.00
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
C. Select 9.00 units from the following:9.00
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 6.0 units may be taken from FILM_Centric_Options
Electives
Elective Courses60.00
Total Units120.00

4. Notes

A. FILM 250 Fundamentals of Media Production is the prerequisite course for all upper-year FILM production courses, therefore FILM 250 Fundamentals of Media Production should be taken in 2nd-year. FILM 257 Film and Media Concept Development is the prerequisite for FILM 312 Screenwriting.

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.

FILM_Centric_Options

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