Film Studies

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The interdisciplinary Film Studies minor is devoted to the study of cinema history, theory, criticism and production. The minor is comprised of two required film-centered courses (Communication Studies 3530, ?Film Communication,? and English 3504, ?Film and Literature?) and a core list of courses with film-specific content.

Degree Plan

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Research Opportunities

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Student Professional Organizations

Lambda Pi Eta (Communication Honorary)
Public Relations Student Society of America
Forensics (Speech Team)
Students in the Illinois News Broadcasters Association

Faculty Research Interests

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Faculty Honors & Awards

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Film Studies, Coleman Hall 3351
Contact Name: Dr. Robin Murray
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