UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Cinema and Television Arts, B.A. Screenwriting 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 230 or CTVA 240 or CTVA 250 3
GE Basic Skills: Critical Thinking 3
Electives 9
Total 15

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CTVA 220 3
GE Arts and Humanities 3
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
Electives 5
Take the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE)
Total 15

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
CTVA 320 3
CTVA 309 3
Cinema and Television Arts Criticism Requirement (CTVA 301 or CTVA 319) 3
GE Upper Division Social Sciences (select course to meet IC part 2 requirement) 3
GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures 3
Total
15

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Cinema and Television Arts History Requirement (CTVA 305 or CTVA 310) 3
CTVA 420 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective 3
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
Elective 2
Total 15

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
CTVA 425 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective 3
Cinema and Television Arts Writing Requirement (CTVA 327 or CTVA 428) 3
GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures 3
Electives 6
Total 15

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Cinema and Television Arts Directing Requirement (CTVA 350 or CTVA 440) 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective 3
Title 5 US Constitution and California State and Local Government 3
Electives 6
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120