Auburn Bulletin 2023-2024

Media Studies Minor

The 18-hour minor in Media Studies provides students with an in-depth study of film, television, music, and digital media. The minor is open to all undergraduate students.

Required Courses:9
Concepts in Communications and Journalism
Introduction To Film Studies
Foundation of Media Studies
And nine additional hours in MDIA at 3000 level or higher: 9
Total Hours18


1 Students must earn at least a 2.0 in the minor to successfully complete it.

2 If a student has taken a course to fulfill requirements of the College or School core/major, it cannot count toward the minor. In this case, the student must select an additional three hour MDIA course.

3 Students should visit with their advisers to identify appropriate area course work and ensure that they meet the prerequisites for each course.