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    Culture
    Media 
    Kate Eichhorn 
    Culture Director and Departmental Faculty Advisor
    Media Director and Departmental Faculty Advisor
    eichhorc@newschool.edu  
    212.229.5100 x3477

    Screen Studies 
    Genevieve Yue   
    Screen Studies Director and Departmental Faculty Advisor    
    yueg@newschool.edu 
    212.229.5617 x2360 

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  • This page outlines the requirements for the major in Culture and Media (BA, Culture and Media). Students can also study this subject as a minor or a self-designed major (BA or BS, Liberal Arts).

    Requirements for the BA in Culture and Media

    Only specific courses satisfy the major requirements, including electives. Courses should be chosen carefully, in consultation with the departmental faculty advisor and Student Success advisor. Learn more in the Detailed Degree Requirements section and track your progress using the program requirements worksheet (see below).

    Introductory courses:

    2 introductory core courses (total 6 credits)

    1 integrative course (3-4 credits)

    Other courses:
    Choose either Option A or Option B below:

    • Option A:
      • 3 electives in the area of Cultural Studies (9-12 credits)
      • 3 electives in the area of Media Studies (9-12 credits)
      • 3 electives in the area of Screen Studies (9-12 credits)
      • Capstone seminar or project
    • Option B:
      • 2 courses, one in two of the three areas (Cultural Studies, Media Studies, and Screen Studies. 6-8 credits) 
      • 7 courses in the remaining area
      • Seminar or project

    Total credits: 40-50

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