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Associate in Arts
Transfer Preparation* (Major Code: 01280)
Southwestern College offers most of the lower-division courses that are required by colleges and universities offering a four-year curriculum in telecommunications. Enrollment in the courses will develop the student’s competency and understanding in audio, video, television, and film. It will satisfy the lower-division course requirements for the bachelor’s degree in television, film, and new media production at SDSU.
Program Student Learning Outcome Statement
- Students will utilize Production Books to communicate the design, acquisition and post production requirements to their team members in order to produce complete motion picture productions.
- By undertaking a comprehensive video production students will participate in a collaborative environment that promotes the sharing and evaluation of creative contributions.
- Students will demonstrate their understanding of fundamental pre-production, production and post-production concepts by completing a three to five minute video project which will integrate camera, lighting, sound and editing techniques.
|ART 121||DARKROOM AND DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY I||3|
|ART 159||GRAPHIC DESIGN---LAYOUT||3|
|TELE 110||WRITING FOR FILM AND ELECTRONIC MEDIA||3|
|Select one of the following:||3|
|CULTURE AND THE MEDIA|
|HISTORY OF FILM AS ART|
|CINEMA AS A FORM OF EXPRESSION AND COMMUNICATION|
|TELE/ART 131||INTRODUCTION TO VIDEO AND FILM PRODUCTION||3|
|TELE/TA 150||INTRODUCTION TO DESIGN AND PRODUCTION||3|
|TELE/MUS 151/RA&T 120||RECORDING TECHNIQUES||3|
|TELE/COMM 180||INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRONIC MEDIA||3|
|TELE 183||VIDEO STUDIO PRODUCTION||3|
|TELE 115||ACTING FOR TELEVISION AND FILM||3|
|TELE 132||INTERMEDIATE VIDEO AND FILM PRODUCTION||3|
|TELE 233||FILM PRODUCTION||3|
|TELE 234||DOCUMENTARY VIDEO PRODUCTION||3|
|TELE 242||TELEVISION AND FILM DIRECTING||3|
|JOUR 101||INTRODUCTION TO MASS COMMUNICATION AND SOCIETY||3|
|JOUR 151||NEWS REPORTING AND WRITING||3|
Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses specific to the transfer institution of choice. University requirements vary from institution to institution and are subject to change. Therefore, it is important to verify transfer major preparation and general education requirements through consultation with a counselor in either the Counseling Center or Transfer Center. See catalog Transfer Courses Information section for further information.
To earn an associate degree, additional general education and graduation requirements must be completed.