Film, Television, and Media Arts

 

Student Transfer Achievement Reform (STAR) Act (SB1440)

Associate in Arts
Transfer Preparation* (Major Code: 01281)

Prepares students to pursue careers in the film, television, and media production industry as cinematographers, editors, camera operators, sound designers, and screen writers in entertainment, public relations, education, government, and medical institutions.

Students will learn needs analysis, proposal writing, script writing, marketing, graphics design, studio and field production, and video editing as applied to the production of media, such as instructional, documentary, broadcast journalism, and entertainment.

REQUIRED CORE
Select two courses6
INTRODUCTION TO WRITING FOR TELEVISION MOTION PICTURE, AND MEDIA
CINEMA AS A FORM OF EXPRESSION AND COMMUNICATION
INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONIC MEDIA
LIST A: SELECT ONE FROM EACH AREA
AREA 1: AUDIO3
RECORDING TECHNIQUES
AREA 2: VIDEO OR FILM PRODUCTION3
FUNDAMENTALS IN CAMERA, LIGHTING, AND SOUND
INTRODUCTION TO MOTION PICTURE PRODUCTION
TELEVISION STUDIO PRODUCTION I
LIST B
Select one course 3
FUNDAMENTALS IN CAMERA, LIGHTING, AND SOUND
INTRODUCTION TO MOTION PICTURE PRODUCTION
TELEVISION STUDIO PRODUCTION I
CULTURE AND THE MEDIA
LIST C
Select one course OR any course not taken above3
VIDEO POST-PRODUCTION,GRAPHICS, AND SPECIAL EFFECTS
HISTORY OF FILM AS ART
PROFESSIONAL MEDIA WORK EXPERIENCE I
Total Units18

Some courses within this program may require additional coursework that must be completed prior to enrollment in these courses. Please consult the individual course listings for prerequisites and any other limitations on enrollment.