UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Cinema and Television Arts, B.A. (2017-2018 Archive)
Media Theory and Criticism Option

Notice: The General Education requirements prescribed on this Road Map are based on the Plan R Required Pattern of Courses (GE catalog years 2006-2018). See General Education Plan R for more information.

The Transfer Degree Road Map on this page presumes the completion of lower division General Education, Title 5 (United States History and Government), and lower division core requirements for this major. See General Education Rules for more information. Lower division major requirements can be found by looking at the 4-Year Degree Road Map for this major. Refer to ASSIST for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) STAR Act students should use the ADT/STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report/Planner to learn which requirements need to be completed.

To meet residency requirements, students must complete a minimum of 30 units at CSUN: 24 units must be upper division, 12 units in the major and 9 units in General Education.

Transfer Year 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
CTVA 309 3
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* 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 1: 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 Upper Division* 3
Elective 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
CTVA 400 3
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
GE Upper Division* 3
Elective 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 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
Electives 9
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120

*If needed, select UDGE courses that also satisfy: (1) IC: Information Competence, (2) GE Comparative Cultural Studies, and/or (3) Title 5 requirements in American History and/or US/State/Local Government.