Communication Arts
College of Arts and Humanities

Multimedia Film & Production Curriculum

Bachelor of Science in Multimedia Film & Production – 124 Hours

Core – https://catalog.georgiasouthern.edu/undergraduate/academic-resources/programs-requirements/core-curriculum-course-requirements/
Area A1 6 Hours
Area A2 3 Hours
Area B 7 Hours
Area C 6 Hours
Area D1 8 Hours
Area D2 3 Hours
Area E 9 Hours
HLTH 1525 – Concepts of Health and Physical Activity 2 Hours
FYE 1220 – First Year Seminar 2 Hours
Area F – Courses Appropriate to Major 18 Hours
COMM 2332 – Media and Society (3)
COMS 2330 – Introduction to Communication Research (3) OR THEA 2300 Script Writing Analysis (3)
FILM 2200- Introduction to Cinema (3)
MMFP 2335 – Introduction to Media Writing (3)
 IT 1230 – Introduction to Web Technologies (3) OR THEA 2332 – Stagecraft (3) OR
GFA 1000 – Introduction to On-Set Film Production (6) (three of the six hours count toward general electives)
Select one of the following:
Foreign Language – through 2001 (3)
Significant International Content Course (3) – INTS 2130
Major Requirements 27 Hours
MMFP 2331 – Multi-Camera Production (3)
MMFP 2336 – Audio Recording and Sound Design (3)
MMFP 3132 – Studio Production (3)
MMFP 3331 – Single Camera Production (3)
MMFP 3532 – Producing & Production Management (3)
COMM 3530 – Media Ethics (3)
COMM 3337 – Mass Communication Law (3)
Select one of the following:
MMFP 4432 – Senior Project II (3)
MMFP 4791 – Internship (3-6), requires minimum 2.75 GPA
Choose two of the following:
COMM 4330 – History of Mass Communication (3)
COMM 5533 – Theories of Mass Communication (3)
FILM 3331 – History of Cinema (3)
FILM 5035 – Film Theory & Criticism (3)
 Major Electives – Choose 9-12 hours from the following:  9-12 Hours
MMFP 3030 – Special Topics (3)
MMFP 3333 – Sports Broadcasting (3)
MMFP 3335 – Lighting & Cinematography (3)
MMFP 3431 – Broadcast Performance (3)
MMFP 3436 – Advanced Audio Production (3)
MMFP 3437 – Digital Media Post-Production (3)
MMFP 3531 – Screenwriting for Film & Television (3)
MMFP 4132 – Studio Application (3)
MMFP 4233 – Narrative Film Production (3)
MMFP 4331 – Sports Production (3)
MMFP 4335 – Documentary Writing & Production (3)
MMFP 4791 – Internship (3), requires minimum 2.75 GPA
GFA 3000 or above course (6)
 Major Area Electives – Choose 2 (6 hours)  6 Hours
COMM 3331 – Media Criticism (3)
COMM 3430 – Media Management & Sales (3)
COMM 3336 – International Media Systems (3)
COMM 4331 – Gender, Media & Representation (3)
COMM 4330 – History of Mass Communication (3)
COMM 5333 – Theories of Mass Communication (3)
COMS 3332 – Small Group Communication (3)
FILM 3331 – History of Cinema (3)
FILM 3000 or above – upper division film studies course (3)
FILM 5035 – Film Theory & Criticism (3)
Minor (encouraged), 18 hours, or General Electives, 15 hours
At least two courses in one area of study with advisor approval

OTHER PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

• Students must make a minimum grade of “C” in each Communication Arts class to receive credit for that course.

Course Descriptions

Last updated: 3/25/2020

Communication Arts Department • PO Box 8091; Statesboro, GA 30460 • 912-478-5138commarts@georgiasouthern.edu