UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Cinema and Television Arts, B.A. Media Theory and Criticism Option

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
CTVA 100 (also meets GE Lifelong Learning) 3
GE Basic Skills: Written Communication 3
GE Basic Skills: Mathematics 3
GE Arts and Humanities 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CTVA 210 3
GE Basic Skills: Oral Communication 3
GE Social Sciences 3
Title 5 American History Institutions and Ideals 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
CTVA 220 3
GE Basic Skills: Critical Thinking 3
Electives 9
Take the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE)
Total 15

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CTVA 309 3
GE Arts and Humanities 3
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
Electives 5
Total 15

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
Cinema and Television Arts Media Message Research Requirement 3
Cinema and Television Arts History Requirement 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective Area B 3
GE Upper Division Social Sciences (select course to complete IC part 2 requirement) 3
GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures 3
Total 15

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CTVA 319 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective Area A (CTVA 410, CTVA 412, CTVA 413, CTVA 415A-Z, CTVA 416) 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective Area B 3
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
Elective 2
Total 15

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
Cinema and Television Arts New Directions/International Broadcasting Requirement 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective Area A (CTVA 410, CTVA 412, CTVA 413, CTVA 415A-Z, CTVA 416) 3
CTVA 400 3
GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective Area A (CTVA 410, CTVA 412, CTVA 413, CTVA 415A-Z, CTVA 416) 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective Area B 3
Title 5 US Constitution and California State and Local Government 3
Electives 6
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120