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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 3572
First Term: 2020 Fall   
Award: AAS
Total Credits: 60-72
CIP Code: 50.0602
Occupational Area: Art, A/V Technology, and Communication

Instructional Council: Theatre Arts (50)
GPA: 2.0
SOC Code: Upon completion of this degree, students may pursue a career as:
27-2012.00 Producers and Directors
27-2012.01 Producers
27-2012.02 Directors- Stage, Motion Pictures, Television, and Radio
27-2012.03 Program Directors
27-2012.04 Talent Directors
27-2012.05 Technical Directors/Managers
27-3043.00 Writers and Authors
27-3043.04 Copywriters
27-3043.05 Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers
27-4031.00 Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture
27-4032.00 Film and Video Editors


Description: The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Motion Picture, Television, and New Media Production program is designed for students who plan to pursue a career in the motion picture, television, and new media industry. Students receive hands-on production training and industry exposure in a fine arts learning environment in one or more areas of specialization, which include screenwriting, motion picture production, and editing. Certificates of Completion (CCL) in Screenwriting, Motion Picture Production, and Editing are also available.



Required Courses
Program Core:
FMT100 Introduction to Production 3
FMT107 Career Pathways in the Media 3
FMT121 Story Theory for Film, Television and Media 3
+ FMT134 Pre-Production for Motion Picture and Television 3
+ FMT135 Production for Motion Picture and Television 3
+ FMT136 Post-Production for Motion Picture and Television 3
HUM/THF205 Introduction to Cinema 3
Credits: 21

Learning Outcomes
1. Produce cinematic works using film and digital media tools and technologies according to industry standards. (FMT100, FMT134, FMT135, FMT136, FMP/FMT117, FMP/FMT151, FMP/FMT270, FMT118, FMT/MTC120, FMT241, FMT242, FMT243, FMT248, FMT280, FMT283, FMT298AC, FMT+++++, FMT217, FMT230, (CRE), [MA], [SG], [SQ])
2. Integrate principles of story, cinematography, and editing theory in the development, production, and post-production of cinematic works. (FMT121, FMT123, FMT134, FMT135, FMT136, FMP/FMT117, FMP/FMT151, FMP/FMT270, FMT118, FMT/MTC120, FMP/FMT117, FMP/FMT151, FMP/FMT270, FMT118, FMT/MTC120, FMT223, FMT224, FMT241, FMT242, FMT243, FMT248, FMT280, FMT283, FMT298AC, FMT+++++, FMT217, FMT230, (CRE), [FYC], [MA], [SB] [SG], [SQ])
3. Synthesize principles of historical and current film genres, styles, and movements in the development and creation of cinematic works. (FMT121, FMT134, FMT135, FMT136, HUM/THF205, FMP/FMT117, FMP/FMT151, FMP/FMT270, FMT118, FMT/MTC120, FMT123, FMT124,FMT223, FMT224, FMT241, FMT242, FMT243, FMT248, FMT280, FMT283, FMT298AC, FMT+++++, FMT217, FMT230, (CRE), [FYC], [SB])
4. Employ industry standards for safety and set etiquette in a production environment. (FMT134, FMT135, FMT136, FMP/FMT117, FMP/FMT151, FMT107, FMT118, FMT/MTC120, FMT241, FMT242, FMT243, FMT248, FMT280, FMT283, FMT298AC, FMT+++++, FMT217, FMT230, FMT260, (COM), [MA], [SB])
5. Apply knowledge of industry roles and techniques for each stage of the production cycle, from development through distribution. (FMT107, FMT121, FMT134, FMT135, FMT136, THF/HUM205, CRW+++++, ENH+++++, FMP/FMT117, FMP/FMT151, FMP/FMT270, FMT118, FMT/MTC120, FMT123, FMT124,FMT223, FMT224, FMT241, FMT242, FMT242AA, FMT243, FMT248, FMT280, FMT283, FMT298AC, THE118, FMT+++++, FMT217, FMT230, FMT260, (COM), (CRE), [MA], [SB])
6. Demonstrate collaboration and inclusivity to promote an ethical and diverse work environment. (FMT107, FMT121, FMT134, FMT135, FMT136, THF/HUM205, CRW+++++, ENH+++++, FMP/FMT117, FMP/FMT151, FMP/FMT270, FMT118, FMT/MTC120,FMT123, FMT124, FMT223, FMT224, FMT241, FMT242, FMT242AA, FMT243, FMT248, FMT280, FMT283, FMT298AC, FMT+++++, FMT217, FMT230, FMT260, (COM), (CRE), [FYC], [SB])
7. Demonstrate qualifications and experience as a competitive film and media industry professional in written and oral communication. (FMT107, FMP/FMT270, FMT124, FMT223, FMT224, FMT241, FMT242, FMT242AA, FMT248, FMT293, FMT298AC, FMT+++++, FMT230, (COM), (CRE), [FYC])
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: February 25, 2020

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