Minor in Media Studies

Requirements

24 units

100 Level Courses (8 units)

  • MS 100 Intro to Media Studies
  • MS 101 Multi-Media Storytelling

200 Level Courses (8 units) - choose 2

  • MS 201 Civic Media
  • MS 202 Media History
  • MS 203 Cultural Industries
  • MS 221 Audio Production
  • MS 222 Video Production
  • MS 223 Journalism I Reporting
  • MS 224 Journalism II Specialty Reporting
  • MS 225 Digital Media Production

300-400 Level (8 units) - choose 2

  • MS 301 Green Media
  • MS 302 Communication for Social Change
  • MS 306 The Documentary
  • MS 307 Advanced Radio Production
  • MS 311 Communication Law & Policy
  • MS 312 Media Audience and Research
  • MS 313 Media Theory and Criticism
  • MS 314 Media Research
  • MS 315 Telenovelas/Soap Operas
  • MS 317 Latin American Cinema
  • MS 318 Indian Cinema
  • MS 319 LGBT Cinema
  • MS 322 Advanced Media Production
  • MS 325 Feature Writing
  • MS 327 Scriptwriting
  • MS 328 Photojournalism
  • MS 329 Arts Reporting and Reviewing
  • MS 330 Documentary Production
  • MS 331 Narrative Film Production
  • MS 335 Feminist Thought
  • MS 340 Experimental Cinema
  • MS 350 Human Rights and Film
  • MS 380 Latinos in US Media
  • MS 390 Special Topic
  • MS 398 Directed Study
  • MS 400 Politics and the Media
  • MS 405 Gender and the Media
  • MS 403 Race, Ethnicity and Media
  • MS 407 Alternative Media and Social Change
  • MS 409 International/Global Media
  • MS 410 Popular Music and Communication
  • MS 411 Popular Culture Studies
  • MS 412 Media, Memory, History
  • MS 414 Undoing Gender
  • MS 490 Honors Seminar in Media Studies

Students must obtain a grade of ā€œCā€ or higher in every class in the minor and may not count pre-requisite courses in which a grade of ā€œC-ā€ or lower is obtained.

Contact Info

Department of Media Studies

Mon-Fri, 8a.m.- 4:30p.m.

Kalmanovitz Hall 103 (415) 422-5152