PHOTOGRAPHY - CINEMA PRODUCTION/FILMMAKING (12 Units) ( Official )
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Program Type: Occupational Skills Certificate

Division: School of Visual, Media and Performing Arts

Program Description:
The curriculum prepares students with entry-level skills to seek employment in the motion picture (cinema and other forms of media distribution) industry. The program introduces students to a broad range of knowledge and skills required to be successful in the industry. Emphasis is placed on development of creative thinking and processes alongside current professional practices.

An Occupational Skills Certificate is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective: Summer 2008

Required Units in the Major:    12

Required Courses
  Semester I (3 units)
PHOT 026A - BEGINNING FILMMAKING--ELECTRONIC (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester II (6 units)
PHOT 026B - INTERMEDIATE FILMMAKING--ELECTRONIC (3.0 units)
  PHOT 126 - DIGITAL FILM NARRATIVE (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester III (3 units)
PHOT 026C - ADVANCED FILMMAKING (3.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  PHOT 025 - FILM ART (3.0 units)
  &
  PHOT 021 - ELEMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY (3.0 units)
  &
  PHOT 030 - INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL IMAGE EDITING (3.0 units)
  &
  THRT 007A - EARLY FILM HISTORY (3.0 units)
  &
  THRT 007B - CONTEMPORARY FILM HISTORY (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 015 - SKETCHING FOR DESIGN (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 011A - FOUNDATION DRAWING (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 031A - COLOR AND COMPOSITION--TWO DIMENSIONAL DESIGN (3.0 units)
  &
  ART 032A - DESIGN-THREE DIMENSIONAL (3.0 units)