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The Film and Television B. Film and television majors take courses in three distinct areas: Freshmen and sophomores enroll each quarter in one or two courses designed as preparation for the major primarily cinema and media studieswhile also completing their general education, writing, literature and foreign language degree requirements.
In their junior year, students explore and develop a range of craft skills covering all major aspects of film, television, and digital media production.
Students must complete a professional internship in their junior or senior year as part of the degree. Our course offerings cross traditional disciplinary boundaries. Scholarly work in the areas of history, criticism and theory provide a conceptual underpinning for our world class professional training courses and an educational response to the opportunities that emerging technologies offer.
Our scholarly explorations, in turn, are anchored and informed by the practice of the art.
Working and highly placed professionals visit the campus regularly as instructors or come to work here as adjunct and visiting professors. At the same time, the Department explores the best work of past masters of film and television in Cinema and Media Studies courses, and encourages students to aspire to similar accomplishments.
We affirm the importance of storytelling as the form in which human beings give weight and meaning to the most important passage of their lives. While all media technologies are means to creative ends, not ends in themselves, we believe it is essential for our students to be actively engaged in the digital and telecommunications revolution that is transforming all areas of contemporary culture.
Currently, the School can boast of more than a dozen innovative initiatives that range across every program including computer assisted theater design, special effects for film and television, digital library research and archival restoration, the design of interactive texts and instructional software, computer animation and video gaming, interactive television, and the development of web based media arts.
To earn the bachelor of arts degree in Film and Television, undergraduates must complete all University and School of Theater, Film and Television course requirements about 16 courses, 76 unitsin addition to any courses required by the Department of FTVDM for the major and preparation for the major.I sit on the MFA admissions committees for Filmmaking and Screenwriting at DePaul University, and spent two years on the screenwriting admissions committee at USC.
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Students who apply by this deadline will receive their admissions decision in time to attend our Accepted Students Open House in March (should they be accepted). Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis until our final deadline: May 1, or when the desired cohort size is reached for certain programs (MFA in Screenwriting, MS in Media.
Liberal arts colleges carry on a tradition that is more than two thousand years old dating back to the Greek philosopher Aristotle.
The liberal arts free us from superstition and opinion, helping the liberal arts student begin the climb to knowledge. Screenwriting The minor in screenwriting is designed to train non-writing majors in the challenging field of creating stories for screen and television.
Students learn to write feature-length screenplays, both comedic and dramatic teleplays, and explore specialized areas while learning the fundamentals of character, conflict, and scene structure.
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