Program Requirements

Digital film and media production is listed as mass media-comprehensive on our majors list and in the Undergraduate Catalog.

Completing a degree in digital film and media production

If you are pursuing a degree in digital film and media production, you must meet the below requirements to be eligible for graduation. Also, you must complete the general education program, fulfill the general baccalaureate degree requirements and complete at least 125 hours of coursework.

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Mass Media (Comprehensive)

Bachelor of Science

Program requirements

  1. General Education Program and Requirements
    Specific General Education Requirement: MED 120(3)
  2. Major Requirements (60 hours)
    1. Departmental Preadmission Core: MED 130(3), 220(3)
    2. Departmental Required Courses: MED 304(3), 581(3); JRN 407(3)
    3. Public Affairs Capstone Experience will be fulfilled by completion of MED 581(3).
    4. General Mass Media Courses:
      1. MED 274(3), 454(3)
      2. Theory: Select 3 hours from MED 355(3), 570(3)
      3. History: Select 3 hours from MED 325(3), 374(3), 375(3) 
    5. Digital Film and Television Production Courses:
      1. Beginning Production: MED 365(3)
      2. Screenwriting: MED 360(3); select 3 hours from MED 464(3), 565(3), 566(3)
      3. Audio Production: Select 3 hours from MED 361(3), 382(3), 461(3)
      4. Editing: MED 461(3) or 466(3)
      5. Intermediate Production: Select 9 hours from MED 383(3), 462(3), 465(3), 466(3), 472(3), 483(3)
      6. Capstone Production: Select 3 hours from MED 561(3), 562(3), 583(3) 
      7. Electives: Select 6 hours from MED 300470492595, 597 or any JRN or MED courses.
    6. No course may be used to satisfy more than one requirement within the Mass Media major.
  3. Note: Students majoring in Mass Media (Comprehensive) cannot also complete a minor in Mass Media. They may select, as an optional minor, Film Studies, Journalism, Screenwriting or any other BS minor. No more than 6 hours may count toward both the Mass Media major and any minor.
  4. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements