Five College Consortium

Film Studies at the Five Colleges

New Major Requirements

Note: Majors (students graduating in or before 2019) may consult with their advisers to discuss shifting to the new requirement structure. Majors graduating after 2019 will use the new requirements. To view the previous requirements, click here.

See below for courses in each of the following major requirements: 

Category 1: Introduction to Film Studies

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort descending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
FAMS 210 01 Coming to Terms: Cinema Joshua Guilford TTH 02:30PM-03:50PM; M 07:00PM-10:00PM Amherst College
FMS 150 01 INTRO TO FILM & MEDIA STUDIES Jennifer Malkowski TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
FMS 150 F01 INTRO TO FILM & MEDIA STUDIES Jennifer Malkowski W 07:30-10:00 Smith College
FLMST 201 01 Introduction to Film Robin Blaetz TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM;W 07:00PM-09:00PM Mount Holyoke College

Category 4: Film, Video, Digital Production and/or Screenwriting

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort descending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
FMS 282 01 ADVANCED PRODUCTION WORKSHOP Bernadine Mellis F 08:30-12:10 Smith College
FLMST 210VP 01 Beginning Video Production Bernadine Mellis TH 09:30AM-12:30PM;W 07:00PM-09:00PM Mount Holyoke College
HACU 0167 1 Digital Resistance Professor Loza;Kara Lynch 01:00PM-03:50PM W;07:00PM-09:00PM TU Hampshire College
HACU 0263 1 Film and Poetry Baba Hillman 01:00PM-03:50PM W;07:00PM-09:00PM TU Hampshire College
HACU 0210 2 Film Workshop I Abraham Ravett 09:00AM-11:50AM W;07:00PM-09:00PM W Hampshire College
HACU 0287 1 Performance and Directing Baba Hillman 09:00AM-11:50AM TU;07:00PM-09:00PM M Hampshire College
HACU 0258 1 Recycled Images Abraham Ravett 01:00PM-03:50PM M;07:00PM-09:00PM M Hampshire College
ENGL 388 01 Screenwriting Christopher Johnson W 02:00PM-05:00PM Amherst College
FAMS 240 01 Screenwriting Christopher Johnson W 02:00PM-05:00PM Amherst College
HACU 0209 2 Video I Patricia Montoya 09:00AM-11:50AM TH;05:00PM-07:00PM M Hampshire College
HACU 0222 1 Video II: Media for Democracy Kara Lynch 09:00AM-11:50AM TH;07:00PM-09:00PM W Hampshire College
FAMS 221 01 Video Production The Department MW 01:00PM-04:00PM Amherst College
ARHA 221 01 Video Production The Department MW 01:00PM-04:00PM Amherst College

Electives

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2017
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort descending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
FAMS 422 01 Apocalypse Japan Timothy Van Compernolle T 01:00PM-03:30PM Amherst College
ASLC 436 01 Apocalypse Japan Timothy Van Compernolle T 01:00PM-03:30PM Amherst College
ENGL 462 01 Film and Video Curation Joshua Guilford W 02:00PM-04:30PM; T 07:00PM-10:00PM Amherst College
FAMS 462 01 Film and Video Curation Joshua Guilford W 02:00PM-04:30PM; T 07:00PM-10:00PM Amherst College
ARHA 462 01 Film and Video Curation Joshua Guilford W 02:00PM-04:30PM; T 07:00PM-10:00PM Amherst College
ENGL 180 01 Film and Writing Sarah Osment TTH 01:00PM-02:20PM; M 07:00PM-10:00PM Amherst College
FAMS 110 01 Film and Writing Sarah Osment TTH 01:00PM-02:20PM; M 07:00PM-10:00PM Amherst College
HACU 0168 1 LatinAmerican Children on Film Norman Holland 02:30PM-03:50PM M;02:30PM-03:50PM W Hampshire College
FAMS 316 01 Performance Heidi Gilpin W 02:00PM-05:00PM Amherst College
GERM 360 01 Performance Heidi Gilpin W 02:00PM-05:00PM Amherst College
ENGL 384 01 Television & Experience Amelie Hastie TTH 02:30PM-03:50PM Amherst College
FAMS 382 01 Television & Experience Amelie Hastie TTH 02:30PM-03:50PM Amherst College
RUSS 251 01 The Art of Labor Michael Kunichika MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
EUST 251 01 The Art of Labor Michael Kunichika MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
FAMS 356 01 The Art of Labor Michael Kunichika MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
SWG 200 01 THE QUEER 90'S Jennifer DeClue MW 01:10-02:30 Smith College
GER 300 01 TOPICS IN GERMAN CULTR & SOC Joseph McVeigh TTh 01:00-02:20 Smith College
HACU 0166 1 Urban Imagination in Lit&Film Jennifer Bajorek 01:00PM-02:20PM M;01:00PM-02:20PM W Hampshire College
FMS 261 01 VIDEO GAMES & POLITICS OF PLAY Jennifer Malkowski TTh 03:00-04:20 Smith College
FMS 248 01 WOMEN AND AMERICAN CINEMA Alexandra Keller MW 01:10-02:30 Smith College

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