Spring 2017 Courses

The following is a list of courses offered in Spring 2017.  In addition to these courses, there may be others eligible for elective credit towards fulfilling the requirements of the minor.  Students are encouraged to consult a Documentary Storymaking program campus advisor to identify courses that are appropriate to their interests.

For details, consult the course schedules for Lafayette, Lehigh and Muhlenberg.

Required Courses

DOC 250 Legal and Ethical Challenges in Documentary Practice

Maserjian, J.

Online course with two required class meetings on 4/14, 4/23.


Elective Courses

FAMS 201 Making Media I

Sikand, N.

MW 1:10-4:00


FAMS 202 Making Media 2

MacHose, A.

TR 1:10-4:00


FAMS 285 Educating the Ear—Sound Theory in Film, Video, and New Media

Groo, K.

TR 11:00-12:15 & W 1:10-4:00


FAMS 320 Spectre of Race

Sikand, N.

MW 9:00-10:50 & F 1:00-3:00


ENGL/WGSS 104 What Does Creativity Look Like? Documentary Visions

Handler, K.

Monday/Wednesday 2:35pm – 3:50pm


DOC 396 Documentary Film and the Practice and Politics of History

Myers, T.

Monday/Wednesday, 2:35pm – 3:50pm


JOUR 295-010 Documentary Storytelling: Podcasting & Film

Veto, M.

Monday/Wednesday, 12:45pm – 2:00pm


COM 231-01 Documentary Research

Meek, R

TR 9:30 – 10:45am and req’d lab

Muhlenberg College

COM 231-02 Documentary Research[

Nathanson, E

TR 11:00 – 12:15am and req’d lab

Muhlenberg College

COM 231-03 Documentary Research

TR 12:30 – 1:45pm and req’d lab

Muhlenberg College

COM 251 Introduction to Moviemaking

Ebrahimi Bazaz, A.

TR 2:00-3:15 PM

Muhlenberg College

COM 251-01 Introduction to Moviemaking

Ebrahimi Bazaz, A.

TR 3:30-4:45 PM

Muhlenberg College

COM 351 Video Production

McEwan, P.

TR 11:00-12:15 PM w/ lab W 9:00-10:50 AM

Muhlenberg College

COM 361 Radio Production

Sierzega, G. & Swanson, J.

M 7-9:50 p.m.

Muhlenberg College

COM 387 Audio Visual Essay

Corzo-Duchardt, B.

TR 11:00-12:15 PM

Muhlenberg College

COM 470 Youth Media

Taub-Pervizpour, L.

T 9:00-11:50 AM

Muhlenberg College