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Spelman College Documentary Film Making

Documentary Filmmaking Minor 

The documentary filmmaking minor exposes students to the basics of digital media production, the discipline's history and theories, and allows students to explore their personal interests through producing a short documentary media project. The  minor will give students limited technical knowledge while offering them exposure to cultural and social issues, different modes of storytelling, and the ethical issues associated with the art form.

Courses (16 Credits)

AVC 124 Introduction to Documentary Filmmaking (4 credits)
AVC 205 Documentary Media Production I* (4 credits)
AVC 206 Documentary Media Production II* (4 credits)

Choose one of the following:
AVC 285 Hollywood History* (4 credits)
AVC 125-01 Black Cinema: Contemporary Voices (4 credits)