Jan 26, 2020  
2019-2020 NOVA Catalog 
  
2019-2020 NOVA Catalog

Cinema, A.F.A.


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CIP Code: 50.0601
NOVA Code: 5630 

Offered through AL, WO

Purpose: This curriculum is designed for individuals who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree program in the Visual Arts with a major in cinema, film, or media production.

Transfer Information: Since four-year colleges can vary in their course and GPA requirements for the business major, please consult your Cinema, AFA Academic Advisor regarding specific requirements and course selection.

Recommended Preparation: Satisfactory completion of the following high school units or equivalent: 4 units of English; 2 units of mathematics (algebra and geometry); 1 unit of laboratory science; and 1 unit of social studies.

Two Years


Total credits for the Cinema A.F.A.: 63 credits


1 May choose Social/Behavioral Science Elective with Advisor approval from the following courses: 3 from this list-strongly recommended: ECO 201 , ECO 202 , GEO 200 , GEO 210 , GEO 220 , HIS 101 , HIS 102 , HIS 112 , HIS 121 , HIS 122 , PLS 120 , PLS 135 , PLS 211 , PLS 241 , PSY 200 , PSY 230 , SOC 200 SOC 211 , or SOC 212 .

2 May substitute any higher-level mathematics course. See transfer institution requirements.

3 May choose ART Elective with Advisor approval for maximum transferability.

4 See biology, chemistry, ENV 121 -ENV 122 , physics, geology, or natural science courses with a lab component, listed under General Education Electives . Some four-year colleges require a two-semester sequence. Select with Advisor approval for maximum transferability.

5 May choose ART or CST Elective with Advisor approval. Select from ART 140 ART 150 ,  ART 270 , CST 110 , CST 114 , CST 140 , or CST 245 .

6 May choose ENG Literature Elective with Advisor approval for maximum transferability.

7 May choose ART Elective with Advisor approval for maximum transferability. Students wishing to enroll in ART 270   should enroll in ART 140 .

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