Cinematic Arts - Audio Production Course Plan

Catalog Year 2019-2020

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Major Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements.

Major Elective

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements, or replaced with an equivalent course.

Gen-Ed Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill general education requirements.

Elective

Can be chosen from a selection of courses.

See MyGFU for detailed academic requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester

History of U.S. Cinema (CINE 160) 3 credits
Introduction to Communication (COMM 100) 3 credits
Knowing & Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
I Believe (THEO 101) 3 credits
MATH GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 15 credits

Spring Semester

Introduction to Video Production (CINE 230) 3 credits
Introduction to Audio Production (CINE 243) 3 credits
Social Science GE Requirement 3 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
I Believe (THEO 102) 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 31 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

Sound Design (CINE 343) 3 credits
Scriptwriting for Media or Dramatic Scriptwriting (CINE 260 or CINE 320) 3 credits
Major Elective (choose from approved list in catalog) 3 credits
HUMA 205 or LITR & PHIL GE Requirement 3 credits
HIST, PSCI, or INTL GE Requirement 3 credits
Internships: Finding, Landing & Succeeding (CPAS 216 - optional/recommended) 1 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 47 credits

Spring Semester

Mass Media & Popular Culture (COMM 230) 3 credits
Major Elective (choose from approved list in catalog) 3 credits
HUMA 290 or Fine Arts GE Requirement 3 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Electives 4 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 62 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

Editing Video (CINE 350) 3 credits
Film Theory & Criticism (CINE 280) 3 credits
Major Elective (choose any CINE course) 3 credits
Studio Sound Recording (CINE 344) 3 credits
BIBL/RELI GE Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 77 credits

Spring Semester

Internship (CINE 475) 2 credits
Major Elective (choose from approved list in catalog) 3 credits
Major Elective (choose from approved list in catalog) 3 credits
Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Electives 6 credits
Semester Total 17 credits
Cumulative Total 94 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Senior Portfolio (CINE 490) 1 credits
Navigating College to Career (CPAS 318 - optional/recommended) 1 credits
Electives 15 credits
Semester Total 17 credits
Cumulative Total 111 credits

Spring Semester

Engaging Christ in Transition (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Electives 12 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 126 credits

Notes

Math requirement may be waived with a math SAT score of 620 or higher.

Student may take up to 15 credits at the Contemporary Music Center Program in Nashville, TN, in lieu of the four CMCO Major Electives.