Loyola University Chicago

School of Communication

Film and Media Production

This program will be effective for students starting in Fall 2017 or later.

Total Credit Hours: 43

School of Communication Core (10 credit hours)

  • COMM 100: SOC Seminar
  • COMM 200: Communication & New Media
  • COMM 201: Media Theory and Criticism
  • COMM 360: Digital Media Ethics

Foundation Courses (9 credit hours)

  • COMM 130: Intro to Audio
  • COMM 135: Intro to Video Production
  • COMM 274: Intro to Cinema

Production Electives (12 credit hours)

Choose 4 courses, max of 1 non-COMM
 
  • COMM 202: Story for Film and TV
  • COMM 207: Photojournalism
  • COMM 232: Digital Cinema Production
  • COMM 257: Radio/TV Writing
  • COMM 275: Web Design and Usability
  • COMM 299: Themes in Film & Digital Media: Animation
  • COMM 299: Themes in Film & Digital Media: Filmmaking in Rome (Rome Center)
  • COMM 308: Screen Directing
  • COMM 326: Screenwriting
  • COMM 337: AD/PR Commercial Production
  • COMM 338: Narrative Production
  • COMM 339: Documentary Video Production
  • COMM 359: Advanced Post-Production
  • COMM 373: Digital Storytelling Abroad
  • COMM 374: Special Topics in FDM
  • COMM 384: Film Practicum
  • COMP 104: Computer Animation
  • COMP 150: Introduction of Computing
  • FNAR 115: Foundations of Photography
  • FNAR 219: Photography: Digital Imaging
  • FNAR 233: Digital Media I: Pixel
  • FNAR 234: Digital Media II: Vector
  • FNAR 334: Digital Media III: Motion
  • FNAR 383: Digital Media IV: Interactive
  • MUSC 201: Music Technology I
  • THTR 204: Playwriting
  • THTR 252: Theatrical Design I
  • THTR 261: Beginning Acting for Non-Majors

Film & Media Studies (6 credit hours)

Choose 2
 
  • COMM 203: Topics in Cinema History
  • COMM 258: Games Studies
  • COMM 280: R/Evolution in Communication Technology
  • COMM 283: Global Media
  • COMM 301: Discovering China through Film
  • COMM 322: Guerilla Media
  • COMM 323: Remixing Culture
  • COMM 324: Film Genre
  • COMM 357: Archiving and Curating
  • COMM 361: New Media Criticism

Internship (3 credit hours – Required)

  • COMM 394: FDM Internship

Capstone (3 credit hours)

Choose 1