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2017-2018 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
Grand Valley State University
   
 
    
 
  Oct 23, 2017
 
2017-2018 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Film and Video Production


Requirements for a Major in Film and Video Production


School of Communications Core (credits: 6)


All students majoring in the School of Communications must complete the following core courses, for a total of six credits:

Requirements for the B.A. and B.S. Degree


All undergraduate programs in the school of communications offer both the B.A. and B.S. degree. All students selecting majors in the school of communications must choose either the B.A. or B.S. requirement that is intended for a particular undergraduate program.

B.A. Degree Requirement


The B.A. degree requires a third semester proficiency in a foreign language of the student’s choice.

Pre-admission Courses (can be taken in any order)


Film/Video Production Foundation (credits: 22)


Take each of the following:

Internship or Thesis (credits: 1 to 6)


Capstone (credits: 3)


• CFV 495 - Issues in Film & Media Arts (capstone) Credits: 3

All students majoring in film & video production must take CFV 495 capstone during their senior year. The capstone is a culminating course in which students demonstrate their conceptual understanding and creative abilities as they relate to film and media arts.

Film and Video Program Description


Click here for the program description.