UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Cinema and Television Arts, B.A. Screenwriting Option

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 four-year Degree Road Map for this major. Refer to Assist for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified STAR Act students should use the STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report and 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
CTVA 320 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Elective 3
Total
15

Transfer Year 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Cinema and Television Arts Criticism Requirement (CTVA 301 or CTVA 319) 3
CTVA 420 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Elective 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
Cinema and Television Arts History Requirement (CTVA 305 or CTVA 310) 3
CTVA 425 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Electives 6
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Cinema and Television Arts Directing Requirement (CTVA 350 or CTVA 440) 3
Cinema and Television Arts Writing Requirement (CTVA 327 or CTVA 428) 3
Cinema and Television Arts Upper Division Elective 3
Electives 6
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.