Film Studies Certificate
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Overview: The Film Studies Certificate Program offers students an interdisciplinary education in the many aspects of cinema, as they are reflected in fine and performing arts, communication, contemporary criticism, history and foreign languages and cultures. The program is directed at students who wish to acquire a solid basic knowledge in film history and analysis. Its interdisciplinary character enables students to encounter film as a recent yet powerful art form, and to gauge its contribution to human cultures.
Curriculum: Film Studies is an 18-hour certificate program in the College of Arts & Sciences.
Faculty: The faculty in Film Studies come from a wide range of interests and expertise, providing students with a well-rounded approach to the history of the film industry and the role of film in modern society.
Internships: Film Studies at SLU celebrates its connection to The Walter J. Ong Center for Language, Media, and Culture. The Ong Center is an academic focal point that promotes interdisciplinary research in the Humanities at Saint Louis University.
Careers: Career opportunities include Film Studies at the graduate level, whether film criticism or film production; Media Studies at the graduate level; Fine & Performing Arts; Advertising; Law School, for those who seek to specialize in legal issues bearing upon entertainment, media, or the internet;High Tech business functions, such as internet marketing and web design.