Degrees/Certificates

Film, Television, and Electronic Media Associate in Science Degree for Transfer

The Film, Television and Electronic Media AS-T Degree prepares students for seamless transfer to applicable CSU campuses. Students earning this degree will be granted priority for admission as Radio-Television-Film, Television-Film or Electronic Media majors to a local CSU, as determined by the CSU campus to which the student applies.

 

This degree is designed to develop a well-rounded beginning level coursework in television/film production, audio production, film/media history and the business of electronic media. While a baccalaureate degree is recommended preparation for those considering careers as producers, directors and in areas of management, completion of this curriculum will demonstrate commitment to the field and provide comprehensive preparation for upper-division work.

 

This degree requires students to complete 60 CSU transferable units, including completion of CSU GE or IGETC and 18 units in the major with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better. Title 5 requires that students earn a grade of C or better in all major coursework. The Film, Television and Electronic Media AS-T Degree requires a total of 18 units of required courses and restricted electives from the categories below as indicated.

    Required Courses (6 units)

  • CRTV 118 Introduction to Radio, TV and Film 3 Units
  • CRTV 120 Media Aesthetics 3 Units
  • CRTV 128 Writing for Radio, TV and Film 3 Units

    List A - Area 1 (3 units)

  • CRTV 122 Audio Production Techniques 3 Units

    List A - Area 2 (3 units)

  • CRTV 150 Television Studio Production 3 Units
  • CRTV 157 Digital Production/Non-Linear Editing for Video/Film 3 Units
  • CRTV 160 Introduction to 16mm Film Production and Digital Cinematography 3 Units

    List B (3 units)

  • CRTV 135 Broadcast TV and Radio Announcing 3 Units
  • CRTV 175 Documentary Filmmaking 3 Units

    List C (3 units)

  • CRTV 121 American Cinema to the 1960's 3 Units
  • CRTV 126A World Cinema to 1945 3 Units
  • CRTV 126B World Cinema 1946 to Present 3 Units
  • CRTV 127 Screenwriting 3 Units
  • CRTV 131 Contemporary American Cinema 3 Units
  • CRTV 164 Advanced Digital Production/Non-Linear Editing for Video 3 Units
  • CRTV 290 Internship in Communications I 3 Units
  • TOTAL UNITS: 18

Television and Film Production Certificate

The Television and Film Production Certificate Program is designed for students who seek professional careers in the film and television industry. The program provides a professional, technical and creative foundation to help students enter into the industry. Students are given the opportunity to work with industry-standard film and TV equipment and to explore their industry interests through various courses.

    Required Courses (9 units)

  • CRTV 118 F Introduction to Radio, TV and Film 3 Units
  • CRTV 120 F Media Aesthetics 3 Units
  • CRTV 122 F Audio Production Techniques 3 Units

    Restricted Courses (3 units)

  • CRTV 150 F Television Studio Production 3 units
  • CRTV 157 F Digital Production/Non-Linear Editing for Video/Film 3 units

    Restricted Courses (3 units)

  • CRTV 127 F Screenwriting 3 units
  • CRTV 128 F Writing for Radio, TV and Film 3 units
  • CRTV 129 F Broadcast News 3 units

    Recommended Electives (9 units)

  • CRTV 121 F American Cinema to the 1960's 3 units
  • CRTV 126 AF World Cinema to 1945 3 units
  • CRTV 126 BF World Cinema 1946 to Present 3 units
  • CRTV 127 F Screenwriting 3 units
  • CRTV 128 F Writing for Radio, TV and Film 3 units
  • CRTV 129 F Broadcast News 3 units
  • CRTV 130 F Broadcast Audio Production 3 units
  • CRTV 131 F Contemporary American Cinema 3 units
  • CRTV 135 F Broadcast TV and Radio Announcing 3 units
  • CRTV 150 F Television Studio Production 3 units
  • CRTV 157 F Digital Production/Non-Linear Editing for Video/Film 3 units
  • CRTV 160 F Introduction to 16mm Film Production and Digital Cinematography 3 units
  • CRTV 164 F Advanced Digital Production/Non-Linear Editing for Video 3 units
  • CRTV 175 F Documentary Filmmaking 3 units
  • CRTV 196 F Communications Seminars 0.5 - 3 units
  • CRTV 280 F Television Production Workshop 2 - 5 units
  • CRTV 290 F Internship in Communications I 2 - 4 units
  • TOTAL UNITS: 24