Film Studies

Arts and Humanities

Film Studies

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  • Academic Plan
  • Cognate
    Arts and Humanities
  • Responsible Academic Unit

    Contact Info
    • Name: Luis Herrera
    • Email:
    • Phone: 305-284-2474
    • Location: 2035 Wolfson Building
  • Recommended for
    All undergraduate students.
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
  • Number of Groups: 2

Cognate Categories


This cognate examines film from various historical, theoretical, cultural, and aesthetic perspectives. Students will gain advanced knowledge in international cinema history, directors, genres, forms, and traditions. Students gain a comprehension of the role of social contexts, develop tools in close analysis of individual films, and hone writing skills.

Option Groups

Students must complete exactly 2 of the following option groups:

*Indicates an inactive course

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