Recommended Course Sequence

Recommended Sequence of CoursesPrinter Friendly
Program of Study: Film StudiesCourse Offerings subject to change. Please consult the current Schedule of Classes.
Department: Communication StudiesThis document is for planning purposes only and is not a guarantee of course offerings
Coordinator: mtraina@santarosa.eduA full-time student seeking to complete an Associate's Degree in two years should expect to take an average of 15 units per semester.
Term Effective: Fall 2018A major is only part of what is required for an Associate's Degree see additional requirements here
* denotes a required course.Students are strongly advised to meet with a counselor for educational planning
   

Semester 1
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
MEDIA10*FILM APPRECIATION4.00Fall 2020, Spring 2021Eligibility for ENGL 1A or equivalentYES
LIR10*INTRO TO INFO LITERACY1.00Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Summer 2021YES
Total Semester Units:5.00
Semester 2
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
MEDIA14*EARLY FILM HISTORY4.00Fall 2020, Spring 2021Eligibility for ENGL 1A or equivalentYES
Total Semester Units:4.00
Semester 3
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
MEDIA15*MODERN FILM HISTORY4.00Fall 2020, Spring 2021Eligibility for ENGL 1A or equivalentYES
Total Semester Units:4.00
Semester 4
Course NumberCourse TitleUnitsSemester OfferedPrerequisitesAdvisoriesIn PersonOnlineHybridBlendedDayEveningWeekend
MEDIA20*DIGITAL FILMMAKING4.00Fall 2020, Spring 2021YES
MEDIA4 or Complete any combination.INTRO/MASS COMMUNICATION3.00Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Summer 2021Eligibility for ENGL 1A or equivalentYES
Total Semester Units:7.00
Recommended course sequence units total:20.00
Minimum units to meet major requirements:20.00
Key:
In Person=Face to Face
Online=Fully Online, no mandatory face to face.
Hybrid=At least 51% online
Blended=Majority face to face