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Luis Figueroa <[log in to unmask]>
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Film and TV Studies Discussion List <[log in to unmask]>
Mon, 19 Sep 2005 18:33:28 -0400
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The University of Michigan also has a similar program:

Luis Figueroa
Trinity College
Hartford, Connecticut

On Sep 19, 2005, at 2:49 PM, Matthew H. Bernstein wrote:

> For the record, Emory University has one.
> Click on "Students" and scroll down.
> Matthew Bernstein
> Emory
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Barbara Baker"  
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> Sent: Monday, September 19, 2005 2:25 PM
> Subject: Re: [SCREEN-L] Grad Certificate
>> I don't know of any program currently with such a certificate, but  
>> I know I would have loved one when completing my degree at USC  
>> back in the 1980s.  I was in the Communication Department, but  
>> took courses in the Film School as a cognate area, and completed a  
>> dissertation that was as much a critical film study as a critical  
>> rhetorical study.  Luckily, I've been able to finally move into  
>> teaching some film courses where I teach, but it may have been  
>> easier to get employment coming out from grad school with such a  
>> certificate.  I don't know if those who hire would find such a  
>> certificate also useful, but I have a feeling it would appeal to  
>> some universities (e.g. my own).
>> Sincerely,
>> Barbara L. Baker, Ph.D.
>> Professor
>> Department of Communication
>> Central Missouri State University
>> Warrensburg, MO. 65493
>>>>> [log in to unmask] 9/19/2005 12:38 PM >>>
>> Dear subscribers,
>> I am in the process of investigating the viability of offering a  
>> graduate
>> certificate in film to students earning PhDs in other (non-film)
>> departments. This would be offered to students who might wish to  
>> earn a
>> credential in film because they will teach film (e.g. students in  
>> American
>> Studies who might include film in a cultural studies course, or  
>> foreign
>> language students who might offer a course in a national cinema)  
>> and/or who
>> might include some film in their dissertation but are not housed  
>> in a film
>> program.  I have seen models for this sort of thing with gender  
>> studies but
>> am not aware of programs in film.  If any of you know of such  
>> programs, can
>> you please contact me?  If you have opinions about their viability or
>> usefulness, I'd love to hear from you.You can contact me directly at
>> [log in to unmask]  If subscribers are interested in this  
>> issue, I can
>> offer a list and summary of comments.
>> Thanks for your help,
>> Pam Wojcik
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