Top 7 reasons to choose the Film Studies Minor at Dal:
- Add depth to your studies: The Film Studies Minor can complement your major area of study, whether the subject is Theatre, English, Italian, Russian, History - the possibilities are almost endless.
- Audiovisual analysis is a highly transferable skill within our multimedia culture—and in any field dealing with audiovisual media.
- Get a different perspective by viewing society through the lenses of the world’s greatest directors and cinematographers.
- Cinema has become the dominant form of entertainment in the modern world. The Film Studies minor offers insight into why its impact is so important and relevant.
- Similar to courses in an English degree, our Film Studies courses teach you good writing and active critical thinking skills.
- The range of courses offered means you’ll encounter a wide variety of forms of critical analysis—formal, ideology, historical, and political.
- Transcend borders and boundaries: You can access global cultures through the diverse and adaptable film medium.