Students must also complete the Undergraduate Registration Requirement and the degree requirements of their home school.
Program Requirements (12 units)
All courses for SoC majors, minors and distribution requirements must be completed with a grade of C- or higher and may not be taken P/N.
Introductory Course (1 unit)
|RTVF 190-0||Media Construction (and second-year standing—not through AP credits—are the prerequisites for all 300-level production courses)|
Advanced Courses (11 units)
- 3 200-level courses:
Course List Course Title RTVF 220-0 Analyzing Media Texts RTVF 230-0 Understanding Media Contexts One additional 200-level RTVF course, which may include: RTVF 260-0 Foundations of Screenwriting or RTVF 298-0 Studies in Media Topics OR COMM_ST 275-0 Persuasive Images: Rhetoric of Popular Culture
- 8 additional units of credit in communication at the 300 and 400 levels, including at least 6 courses in the department at the 300 and 400 levels, and including no more than a total of 2 units of independent study, practicums, or internships
Additional Requirements (30 units)
Courses Outside Communication (6 units)
6 courses at the 200 level or above outside communication, including at least 3 courses at the 300 level or above; courses taken to meet the distribution requirement may be used to fulfill this requirement
Two-year proficiency in a classical or modern foreign language as defined by the Weinberg College foreign language proficiency requirement
Distribution Requirements (18 units)
18 units of credit outside the school, including 8 units of credit from the School of Communication distribution areas: 2 from science, mathematics, and technology; 3 from individual and social behavior; and 3 from humanities and fine arts
Electives in communication and other areas to complete a minimum of 42 units