Interested in Film Studies?

Students learn the art and power of film through knowledge of techniques in the filmmaking process.

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The Creative Arts Scholarship Program is for first-time, out-of-state graduate and undergraduate students, including international and transfer students. Applicants must be accepted to ETSU before they will be considered for a Creative Arts Scholarship.

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The Film Studies Minor at ETSU seeks to educate students about film in an interdisciplinary context. The goals of this program are to encourage serious consideration of film as an art form, explore film as a medium of communication, and examine the power of film in shaping attitudes, values, and our understanding of society and the world.


Courses are designed to provide students with knowledge of techniques of filmmaking process, historical development of film as an institution, film theory, and methods of critical analysis. A curriculum resulting in an awareness of the relationship of film to broader issues within various disciplines.