Summer 2018


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Summer 2018 Course Offerings

 Film Studies Major, Film Studies Minor, and Screenwriting Minor *no MIP course this term* ​

Spanish 4580 Latin American Film

Study of Latin American film; special attention is paid to the relationship between film and the society in which it is produced.
Prereq: A grade of C- or above in 3450 (450) or 3450H (450H). Not open to students with credit for 580. FL Admis Cond course.
Class components: Lecture (Note the different meeting times and places for We and Fr) 

  • Lecture: Lecture Section 1 (14064) Instructor: TBA

  • Meets: M W F 11:25am - 2:35pm Hagerty Hall - 351

  • **4-wk Ses 1** 5/10/2017 - 6/05/2017


Italian 2053 Introduction to Italian Cinema

Survey of the Italian cinema from the beginnings to today, with special emphasis on neorealism. Taught in English. Cred: 3 units
Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 221. GE VPA course. 

  • Lecture: Lecture Section 0010 (22069) Instructor: TBA

  • Meets: M W F 11:25am - 2:35pm Psychology Building 006

  • **4-wk Ses 1** 5/10/2017 - 6/05/2017


Minor Only Courses

English 3378 Special Topics in Film

Focuses on the relationship between film and literature; topics may include adaptation, cross-media themes and modes, influence of cinema on literature and vice versa. Prereq: 1110. Not open to students with 10 qtr cr hrs for 378. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs. GE cultures and ideas course. Credits: 3 

  • Lecture: Lecture Section 0010 (19222) Instructor: TBA

  • Meets: M W F 11:40 am - 1:15 pm Journalism Building - Room: 371

  • ** Summer 8-week Session 1** 5/09/2018 - 6/29/2018


Courses for Focus Areas in Productions
***Courses count in Focus Area only***

ART 3009 Film/Video I: Technologies and Analysis

Introduction to the creation and analysis of video artwork; including techniques of video capture, post production, manipulation and critique within the context of art. Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 5501. Credits: 3  

  • Laboratory Section 0010 (18728) Instructor: TBA

  • Meets: M W F 3:15pm - 6:15pm Hopkins Hall 356

  • ** 8-wk Ses 2** 6/05/2018 - 7/27/2018



The Film Studies Program believes that internships are an important part of the academic experience and can add important development opportunities for students pursuing careers in any aspect of film production and film studies.

Local Internships

The Ohio State University's Film Studies Program is proud to announce internships that are being developed locally in Columbus, Ohio. We currently have non-paid/for-credit internships that coincide with video production, film exhibition, and film criticism (See list and descriptions below for Summer 2016).

Visit our internship page to read about each opportunity and how to apply.

Rohauer Collection

Medical Center Media Productions 

Media and Public Relations Broadcast Internship

Student Initiated Internships

Students who are interested in pursuing internships over the summer should contact Matt Swift – Film Studies Program Coordinator – to set up an appointment.

The Film Studies Program supports student’s internships throughout the country and around the world. To find out more about these opportunities visit the internship page, watch the video then email to us to setup an appointment today.