Cinema & Media Arts Option

cinema media arts class

Students choosing the Cinema & Media Arts option will study the creative media industries with a focus on developing professional skills and knowledge relating to careers in film, television and radio. Courses cover topics such as narrative, screenwriting, audio and video production, film history and criticism, documentary, and audience research methods. Students may elect to take an internship in the area of cinema and media arts to help fulfill requirements for the Option.

cinema & media arts Curriculum:

I. SELECT THREE OF THE FOLLOWING COURSES:

  • CA 500 Media Writing
  • CA 512 Screenwriting
  • CA 514 Fundamentals of Video
  • CA 515 Advanced Video Production
  • CA 517 Fundamentals of Audio
  • CA 518 Adv. Topics in Digital Media
  • CA 519 Advanced Screenwriting
  • *CA 520 Special Topics

II. SELECT TWO OF THE FOLLOWING COURSES:

  • *CA 501 Internship
  • CA 502 Image and Sound
  • CA 504 Film Criticism
  • CA 527 History of Film
  • *CA 550 Special Topics

III. SELECT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING COURSES:

  • CA 600 Research Methods: Media
  • CA 612 Narrative
  • CA 615 Film History: Theory and Method
  • CA 618 Documentary
  • *CA 720 Seminar
  • *CA 795 Independent Study

* Topic must be related to cinema and media arts

For more details on the Cinema Media Arts Option, please contact Program Coordinator, Jeff Klenotic or the UNH Manchester Academic Advising office.

What’s the most engaging to me is it never gets stagnant and you never get bored because you’re always moving on to something new, and you’re always learning and growing.

Angela Marsh '08, Communication Arts, B.A.