Film and Media Studies, Associate in Arts (AA)
Associate Degree Graduation Requirements
Complete all of the following:
- All Department Requirements listed below with a “C” or better or “P” in each course (at least 20% of the department requirements must be completed through SBCC).
- One of the following three General Education options:
- A total of 60 degree-applicable units (SBCC courses numbered 100 and higher).
- Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better in all units attempted at SBCC.
- Maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better in all college units attempted.
- A total of 15 units through SBCC.
|FS 101||Introduction to Film Studies||3-4|
|or FS 101H||Introduction to Film Studies, Honors|
|FS 104||American Film to 1960's||3|
|FS 107||Contemporary American Film||3|
|FS 110||World Cinema to 1960's||3|
|FS 111||Contemporary World Cinema||3|
|FS 116||Gender and Sexuality in Film||3|
|FS 118||Film Genres||3|
|FS 120||Master Filmmakers||3|
|FS 121||Documentary Film||3|
|FS/ENG 173||Screenwriting I||3|
|Select one course from the following:||3|
|Directing For The Camera|
|Introduction to Television Studies|
|Film Festival Studies: 10 Days|
|Film Studies II|
|History of Animation|
|The Vietnam War In Film|
|Introduction To Film Comedy|
- Articulate and demonstrate an understanding of the history of U.S. and world cinema, in relation to filmmakers, style, movements, film industries and genres, using film terminology and standard English in written and oral presentations.
- Articulate and demonstrate an understanding of the theories and critical models of cinema, in relation to auteur studies, style, movements, genre and social ideology, using film terminology and standard English in written and oral presentations.
Make an appointment with your SBCC academic counselor through Starfish to create a Student Education Plan that reflects a recommended course sequence for this program that is tailored to your individual needs.