Jan 24, 2022  
2020-2021 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Film and Media Studies Minor

This minor investigates the historical contexts, theoretical perspectives and social and political questions surrounding film, photography, animation and new media.  While the methodologies of art history provide a critical backdrop, this minor is focused on the transformations in everyday life, artistic possibilities and socio-political effects of “new media.” 

To declare a Film and Media Studios minor, students must be a degree candidate who has earned at least 24 credits, with a minimim cumaltative grade point averge of 2.0 and a minimum 2.5 grade point average in their major.