MAJOR CURRICULUM

Total credits required for a BFA in Film & Video: 120.0

If a Studio and Humanistic Studies major, a minor in the Liberal Arts, or the MAT preparatory curriculum is chosen, the total credits would be 126.0.


The below degree plan is for students entering in the 2020 - 21 academic year.

Course

Course #

Credits

First-Year-Experience Requirements
Art Matters AH 100 3.0
Frameworks: Themes in Humanistic Studies HMST 101 3.0
Forum I FF 111 3.0
Forum II FF 112 3.0
Drawing: Tradition and Innovation FF 161 3.0
Drawing: Contemporary Practices FF 162 3.0
First-Year-Experience Elective 3.0
Choose one course from the following Color/Design category
Color/Design/Process
FF 120A 3.0
Color/Design/Pattern FF 120B 3.0
Choose one course from the following Form/Space category
Prototype/Situate/Fabricate
FF 130A 3.0
Body/World/Machine FF 130B 3.0
Choose one course from the following Systems/Time category
Haptics and Optics
FF 140A 3.0
Designing Information FF 140B 3.0
Liberal Arts Requirements
Modernism and After AH 201 3.0
Art History Elective AH 3.0
Art History Elective (400-level) AH 3.0
Art History Elective (400-level) AH 3.0
Humanistic Studies/Literature Elective 3.0
Humanistic Studies/Literature Elective (300 or 400 level) 3.0
Intellectual History I -IH1 3.0
Intellectual History II -IH2 3.0
Science/Math NSCI 3.0
Theory -TH 3.0
Academic Electives (or Writing Workshop, if required) 3.0
Academic Elective (or Writing Workshop, if required) 3.0
Film & Video Major Requirements
Moving Image I FILM 200 3.0
Film I FILM 210 3.0
Sound Design for the Moving Image FILM 250 3.0
Moving Image II FILM 300 3.0
Video Art FILM 307 3.0
Documentary Production FILM 317 3.0
Cinematography & Lighting FILM 364 3.0
Senior Thesis I FILM 498 3.0
Senior Thesis II FILM 499 6.0
Internship INT 402 3.0
Film & Video Elective FILM 3.0
Film & Video Elective FILM 3.0
Film & Video Elective FILM 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0

Office of Enrollment Services

Location

The Bunting Center 1400 W. Mount Royal Ave. 2nd Floor Baltimore, MD 21217