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Filmmaking - Screenwriting Specialization - Certificate Level 1

Available on Campus Campus

Students interested in a career in screenwriting should choose this option since it emphasizes skills used when writing scripts for film and video productions. All courses in this certificate apply towards the AAS in Filmmaking.


Prerequisite Courses

Year 1

Semester 1
FLMC 1311 Survey of the Motion Picture 3
RTVB 1321 TV/Video Field Production 3
RTVB 1329 Scriptwriting 3
RTVB 2330 Film and Video Editing 3
Semester 2
FLMC 2335 Screenwriting for Features, Shorts and Documentaries 3
FLMC 1300 Production Management 3
FLMC 2336 Production Developing - Producing 3
FLMC 2380 Cooperative Education - Cinematography and Film/Video Production (Capstone) 3
Semester 3

Year 2

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
Total Credits 24

Capstone Statement

A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.

Marketable Skills

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