The minor in media studies is designed to provide students with a broad knowledge and understanding of theories and methods of analysis of media and the arts, while at the same time allowing for skill development in an art form.

Students interested in the minor should submit a completed Application for a Program of Minor Study to the Chair of the media studies program.

Academic Requirements for the Minor in Media Studies

  • MSA 1050/Introduction to Media Studies (3 credits)
  • Three electives; at least two of these must be taught by faculty in the Media Studies Department (9–12 credits)
  • At least 4 credits in studio art and/or media production courses