Minor in Film Studies

Undergraduate students at LIU Post who are pursuing a major in another subject area can apply elective courses (18 credits) toward a minor in Film. The minor in Film adds value to your degree and a competitive edge in the job market by providing you with additional skills and enhanced knowledge in another field of study. Contact your academic and career counselor for additional information.

Non-film majors interested in minoring in Film Studies can choose 6 courses from the following list:

CINEMA 1 Art of Film - Silent Era 3.00
CINEMA 2 Art of Film - Sound Era 3.00
CINEMA 3 Major Forces in the Cinema 3.00
CINEMA 4 Major Figures in the Cinema 3.00
CINEMA 5 Art of the Documentary Film 3.00
CINEMA 9 Screenwriting - Short Form 3.00
CINEMA 10 Screenwriting - Long Form 3.00
CINEMA 28 Film Theory 3.00
*CINEMA 303 or 304

Film and Society 

*for students with a 3.3 GPA

Credit and GPA Requirements:
Minimum Total Credits: 18
Minimum Minor GPA: 2.25


College of Arts, Communications & Design
Dr. Jennifer Holmes, Dean
Kahn 100, Kahn Hall