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Future Cinema Minor

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The minor in future cinema explores the frontier of audiovisual storytelling, building on the cutting edge research within the School of Cinematic Arts. Students will explore the creative and technological transformations of an industry in transition as cinema becomes live, playable, immersive, mobile, virtual, crowdsourced and more.

Combining history, theory and practice, the minor prepares students to engage with new forms of cinematic expression with an awareness of critical context and a methodology for understanding the changing roles of storytelling in the 21st century.

Information about declaring the minor, courses and other program offerings can be obtained by emailing the Media Arts and Practice program at

Program Requirements

A total of 20 units is required to complete the minor. All courses must be taken for a letter grade.

Introductory Courses

Choose 8 units from the following courses:

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