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AAS - Motion Picture/Television Production

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                    [row_1] => Demonstrate use of computers and basic video cameras to manipulate and create multimedia products. (TCM100)
                    [row_2] => Explain the preparatory steps necessary for entry-level positions in the broadcasting/film industry. (TCM107)
                    [row_3] => Identify basic elements of story theory and structure as they pertain to feature films, TV programs (both one-hour dramas and sitcoms), video games, reality TV programs and industrial/commercial videos to write a script for different categories of media. (TCM121)
                    [row_4] => Identify and describe the basic elements of pre-production for motion picture and television. (TCM134)
                    [row_5] => Pre-produce one film and one video project. (TCM134)
                    [row_6] => Identify and describe the basic elements of production for motion picture and television. (TCM135)
                    [row_7] => Produce one film and one video shoot. (TCM135)
                    [row_8] => Identify and describe the elements of post-production for motion picture and television. (TCM136)
                    [row_9] => Complete the post-production and marketing plan for one film and one video project. (TCM136)
                    [row_10] => Review the history and development of the art of motion pictures including the aesthetic and technical elements. (THF/HUM205)
                    [row_11] => Track I: SCREENWRITING
                    [row_12] => Demonstrate skills and techniques used in the production of marketable materials for contemporary publications. (ENG210)
                    [row_13] => Use theories and techniques of writing for the stage; creating characters, dialogue, and plot for monodramas, scenes, and plays. (THE118)
                    [row_14] => Interpret a poem, a short story, and a play through oral and/or written discourse using literary criticism as a basis. (ENH110)
                    [row_15] => Create full-length feature screenplay from outline developed in class. (TCM123) AND
                    [row_16] => Generate two rewrites (drafts) of feature screenplay previously written using theme, three-act structure and Eight Sequence method tools. (TCM223)
                    [row_17] => Apply elements learned through authoring series and season format documents, episode beat sheets and outline, and full-length spec script for an existing one-hour TV drama or sitcom. (TCM124)
                    [row_18] => Generate one-half hour TV sitcom pilot and supporting/pitch materials (series format, episode beat sheet and outline). (TCM212)
                    [row_19] => Create an original one-hour drama series concept, write an original pilot script for the series, develop an individual writing voice and discuss the professional television writing landscape. (TCM224)
                    [row_20] => Use established screen story paradigms and format to create an original full-length feature or TV script. (TCM242AA)
                    [row_21] => Practice video and audio production skills and roles in a television or film production setting. (TCM275)
                    [row_22] => Track II: TELEVISION PRODUCTION
                    [row_23] => Shoot a short 16mm or high-definition video project and crew on additional 16mm or high-definition video project shoots. (TCM117)
                    [row_24] => Use tools such as light meters, scopes, storytelling, and color theory to properly expose a scene based on the mood of the project. (TCM118)
                    [row_25] => Demonstrate analog and digital recording techniques and skills in studio and on location. (TCM131)
                    [row_26] => Demonstrate multi-camera production techniques and skills in studio and on location. (TCM151)
                    [row_27] => Use non-linear editing techniques to create and edit a variety of assigned projects. (TCM241)
                    [row_28] => Use an editing system to edit a film or television project for presentation. (TCM242)
                    [row_29] => Create, produce and screen your own social documentary. (TCM250)
                    [row_30] => Operate equipment in a studio and work with a team to create an in-studio quality video production. (TCM251)
                    [row_31] => Track III: FILM PRODUCTION
                    [row_32] => Shoot a short 16mm or high-definition video project and crew on additional 16mm or high-definition video project shoots. (TCM117)
                    [row_33] => Use tools such as light meters, scopes, storytelling, and color theory to properly expose a scene based on the mood of the project. (TCM118)
                    [row_34] => Demonstrate analog and digital recording techniques in the field as well as in a controlled environment. (TCM/MTC120)
                    [row_35] => Demonstrate multi-camera production techniques and skills in studio and on location. (TCM151)
                    [row_36] => Explain and demonstrate effect on-set cinematography including shooting for the edit and communication with different department heads and creatives. (TCM217)
                    [row_37] => Design, develop and direct a scene from a script with a camera. (TCM230)
                    [row_38] => Develop a prospectus for a specific film/video production. (TCM260)
                    [row_39] => Use non-linear editing techniques to create and edit a variety of assigned projects. (TCM241)
                    [row_40] => Use an editing system to edit a film or television project for presentation. (TCM242)
                    [row_41] => Demonstrate the ability to work as a crew member in the pre-production and production activities of real world film production departments. (TCM248)
                    [row_42] => Track IV: EDITING
                    [row_43] => Demonstrate analog and digital recording techniques in the field as well as in a controlled environment. (TCM/MTC120)
                    [row_44] => Use non-linear editing techniques to create and edit a variety of assigned projects. (TCM241)
                    [row_45] => Use an editing system to edit a film or television project for presentation. (TCM242)
                    [row_46] => Plan and produce a project using computer based video compositing and title animation. (TCM243)
                    [row_47] => Use advanced non-linear techniques and applications to create and edit an advanced project. (TCM244, TCM282)
                    [row_48] => Use advanced non-linear editing techniques to prepare an individual project for entry into a film festival. (TCM280)
                    [row_49] => Plan and produce a project using advanced non-linear techniques for effect and compositing creation. (TCM282)
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    [description] => The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Motion Picture/Television Production program is designed for students who plan to enter the field of motion pictures and/or television production. Successful completion of this program will qualify students for the AAS degree. Students will receive "hands-on" practical training in a fine arts learning environment and may select one or more of several specialization tracks within the degree. Certificates of Completion (CCL) in Screenwriting, Production: Film, Production: Television, and Editing programs are also available.

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) [row_22] => Array ( [col_0] => Array ( [data] =>   [colspan] => 3 [empty] => 1 ) ) [row_23] => Array ( [col_0] => Array ( [data] => Students must select one (1) of the following two (2) emphasis areas: [colspan] => 3 ) ) [row_24] => Array ( [col_0] => Array ( [data] =>   [colspan] => 3 [empty] => 1 ) ) [row_25] => Array ( [col_0] => Array ( [data] => Emphasis I: Feature Credits: [colspan] => 2 ) [col_2] => Array ( [data] => 6 ) ) [row_26] => Array ( [col_0] => Array ( [data] => TCM123 ) [col_1] => Array ( [data] => Feature Screenwriting: First Draft ) [col_2] => Array ( [data] => 3 ) ) [row_27] => Array ( [col_0] => Array ( [data] => TCM223 ) [col_1] => Array ( [data] => Feature Screenwriting: The Rewrite ) [col_2] => Array ( [data] => 3 ) ) [row_28] => Array ( [col_0] => Array ( [data] =>   [colspan] => 3 [empty] => 1 ) ) [row_29] => Array ( [col_0] => Array ( [data] => Emphasis II: Television Credits: [colspan] => 2 ) [col_2] => Array ( [data] => 6 ) ) [row_30] => Array ( [col_0] 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Description:
The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Motion Picture/Television Production program is designed for students who plan to enter the field of motion pictures and/or television production. Successful completion of this program will qualify students for the AAS degree. Students will receive "hands-on" practical training in a fine arts learning environment and may select one or more of several specialization tracks within the degree. Certificates of Completion (CCL) in Screenwriting, Production: Film, Production: Television, and Editing programs are also available.

Suggested Course Plan Sequenced by Semester: Track I-Emphasis I, Track I-Emphasis II , Track II, Track III, Track IV
Major Code: 3572
Award: AAS
First Term: 4156
Total Credits: 60-71
Last Updated: Apr 21st, 2015
Prerequisites:
None
Required Courses: 32-47
CORE: Credits: 18-21
TCM100 Digital Multimedia (3) OR
Permission of Program Director 0-3
 
TCM107 Career Pathways in the Media 3
TCM121 Story Theory for Film, Television and Media 3
TCM134 Pre-Production for Motion Picture and Television 3
TCM135 Production for Motion Picture and Television 3
TCM136 Post-Production for Motion Picture and Television 3
THF/HUM205 Introduction to Cinema 3
 
 
In addition to completing the above Program Common Core, students must select one (1) of the following four (4) tracks:
 
Track I: SCREENWRITING Credits: 14-16
ENG210 Creative Writing (3) OR
THE118 Playwriting (3) 3
 
ENH110 Introduction to Literature 3
 
TCM242AA Professional Portfolio in Screenwriting (2) OR
TCM275 Advanced Portfolio Production (4) 2-4
 
Students must select one (1) of the following two (2) emphasis areas:
 
Emphasis I: Feature Credits: 6
TCM123 Feature Screenwriting: First Draft 3
TCM223 Feature Screenwriting: The Rewrite 3
 
Emphasis II: Television Credits: 6
TCM124 Television Screenwriting: Existing Programs 3
TCM212 Television Screenwriting: Sitcom Pilot (3) OR
TCM224 Television Screenwriting: One-Hour Drama Pilot (3) 3
 
 
Track II: TELEVISION PRODUCTION Credits: 22-23
TCM117 Introduction to Cinematography 3
 
TCM118 Lighting for Film and Television (3) OR
TCM131 Radio-Television Announcing (4) 3-4
 
TCM151 Broadcast Production 3
TCM241 AVID Media Composer Editing 4
TCM242 Professional Portfolio in Film and Television 2
TCM250 Documentaries for Social Change 4
TCM251 Advanced Studio Production 3
 
 
Track III: FILM PRODUCTION Credits: 25-26
TCM117 Introduction to Cinematography 3
TCM118 Lighting for Film and Television 3
TCM/MTC120 Introduction to Sound Design for Film and Video 3
TCM151 Broadcast Production 3
 
TCM217 Advanced Cinematography (3) OR
TCM230 Motion Picture Directing (4) OR
TCM260 Film/Video Producing and Financing (3) 3-4
 
TCM241 AVID Media Composer Editing 4
TCM242 Professional Portfolio in Film and Television 2
TCM248 Advanced Film Production Techniques 4
 
 
Track IV: EDITING Credits: 24
TCM/MTC120 Introduction to Sound Design for Film and Video 3
TCM241 AVID Media Composer Editing 4
TCM242 Professional Portfolio in Film and Television 2
TCM243 Introduction to Video Compositing and Title Animation 4
TCM244 Film Finishing 4
TCM280 The Art of Editing 3
TCM282 Advanced Non-Linear Editing Techniques 4
Restricted Electives: 0-9 Credits
Students must choose the appropriate number of credits to meet the program total for completion of the degree. Selected courses will not apply in both Required Courses and Restricted Electives areas.
 
Track I: SCREENWRITING Credits: 6-9
TCM117 Introduction to Cinematography 3
TCM123 Feature Screenwriting: First Draft 3
TCM124 Television Screenwriting: Existing Programs 3
TCM212 Television Screenwriting: Sitcom Pilot 3
TCM223 Feature Screenwriting: The Rewrite 3
TCM224 Television Screenwriting: One-Hour Drama Pilot 3
TCM230 Motion Picture Directing 4
TCM241 AVID Media Composer Editing 4
TCM260 Film/Video Producing and Financing 3
TCM275 Advanced Portfolio Production 4
TCM285++ Special Topics: Motion Picture/Television Production (any module) 1-3
TCM296++ Cooperative Education (any suffixed course) 1-4
THF209 Acting for the Camera 3
THF/HUM210 Contemporary Cinema 3
 
Track II: TELEVISION PRODUCTION Credits: 0-1
TCM285AA Special Topics: Motion Picture/Television Production 1
TCM296WA Cooperative Education 1
TCM298AA Special Projects 1
 
Track III: FILM PRODUCTION Credits: None
 
Track IV: EDITING Credits: None
Free Electives: None
General Education: 19-24 Credits
General Education Core: 12-17 Credits
First-Year Composition: 6 Credits
ENG101 First-Year Composition (3) OR
ENG107 First-Year Composition for ESL (3) AND
ENG102 First-Year Composition (3) OR
ENG108 First-Year Composition for ESL (3) 6
Critical Reading: 0-3 Credits
CRE101 College Critical Reading (3) OR
Equivalent as indicated by assessment 0-3
Oral Communication: 3 Credits
Any approved general education course from the Oral Communication area.
Mathematics: 3-5 Credits
Any approved general education course from the Mathematics area.
General Education Distributed: 7 Credits
Humanities and Fine Arts: 0 Credits
Met by THF/HUM205 in the Required Courses area.
Social and Behavioral Sciences: 3 Credits
Any approved general education course from the Social-Behavioral Sciences area.
Natural Sciences: 4 Credits
Any approved general education course from the Natural Sciences area.
Program Competencies:
  1. CORE
  2. Demonstrate use of computers and basic video cameras to manipulate and create multimedia products. (TCM100)
  3. Explain the preparatory steps necessary for entry-level positions in the broadcasting/film industry. (TCM107)
  4. Identify basic elements of story theory and structure as they pertain to feature films, TV programs (both one-hour dramas and sitcoms), video games, reality TV programs and industrial/commercial videos to write a script for different categories of media. (TCM121)
  5. Identify and describe the basic elements of pre-production for motion picture and television. (TCM134)
  6. Pre-produce one film and one video project. (TCM134)
  7. Identify and describe the basic elements of production for motion picture and television. (TCM135)
  8. Produce one film and one video shoot. (TCM135)
  9. Identify and describe the elements of post-production for motion picture and television. (TCM136)
  10. Complete the post-production and marketing plan for one film and one video project. (TCM136)
  11. Review the history and development of the art of motion pictures including the aesthetic and technical elements. (THF/HUM205)
  12. Track I: SCREENWRITING
  13. Demonstrate skills and techniques used in the production of marketable materials for contemporary publications. (ENG210)
  14. Use theories and techniques of writing for the stage; creating characters, dialogue, and plot for monodramas, scenes, and plays. (THE118)
  15. Interpret a poem, a short story, and a play through oral and/or written discourse using literary criticism as a basis. (ENH110)
  16. Create full-length feature screenplay from outline developed in class. (TCM123) AND
  17. Generate two rewrites (drafts) of feature screenplay previously written using theme, three-act structure and Eight Sequence method tools. (TCM223)
  18. Apply elements learned through authoring series and season format documents, episode beat sheets and outline, and full-length spec script for an existing one-hour TV drama or sitcom. (TCM124)
  19. Generate one-half hour TV sitcom pilot and supporting/pitch materials (series format, episode beat sheet and outline). (TCM212)
  20. Create an original one-hour drama series concept, write an original pilot script for the series, develop an individual writing voice and discuss the professional television writing landscape. (TCM224)
  21. Use established screen story paradigms and format to create an original full-length feature or TV script. (TCM242AA)
  22. Practice video and audio production skills and roles in a television or film production setting. (TCM275)
  23. Track II: TELEVISION PRODUCTION
  24. Shoot a short 16mm or high-definition video project and crew on additional 16mm or high-definition video project shoots. (TCM117)
  25. Use tools such as light meters, scopes, storytelling, and color theory to properly expose a scene based on the mood of the project. (TCM118)
  26. Demonstrate analog and digital recording techniques and skills in studio and on location. (TCM131)
  27. Demonstrate multi-camera production techniques and skills in studio and on location. (TCM151)
  28. Use non-linear editing techniques to create and edit a variety of assigned projects. (TCM241)
  29. Use an editing system to edit a film or television project for presentation. (TCM242)
  30. Create, produce and screen your own social documentary. (TCM250)
  31. Operate equipment in a studio and work with a team to create an in-studio quality video production. (TCM251)
  32. Track III: FILM PRODUCTION
  33. Shoot a short 16mm or high-definition video project and crew on additional 16mm or high-definition video project shoots. (TCM117)
  34. Use tools such as light meters, scopes, storytelling, and color theory to properly expose a scene based on the mood of the project. (TCM118)
  35. Demonstrate analog and digital recording techniques in the field as well as in a controlled environment. (TCM/MTC120)
  36. Demonstrate multi-camera production techniques and skills in studio and on location. (TCM151)
  37. Explain and demonstrate effect on-set cinematography including shooting for the edit and communication with different department heads and creatives. (TCM217)
  38. Design, develop and direct a scene from a script with a camera. (TCM230)
  39. Develop a prospectus for a specific film/video production. (TCM260)
  40. Use non-linear editing techniques to create and edit a variety of assigned projects. (TCM241)
  41. Use an editing system to edit a film or television project for presentation. (TCM242)
  42. Demonstrate the ability to work as a crew member in the pre-production and production activities of real world film production departments. (TCM248)
  43. Track IV: EDITING
  44. Demonstrate analog and digital recording techniques in the field as well as in a controlled environment. (TCM/MTC120)
  45. Use non-linear editing techniques to create and edit a variety of assigned projects. (TCM241)
  46. Use an editing system to edit a film or television project for presentation. (TCM242)
  47. Plan and produce a project using computer based video compositing and title animation. (TCM243)
  48. Use advanced non-linear techniques and applications to create and edit an advanced project. (TCM244, TCM282)
  49. Use advanced non-linear editing techniques to prepare an individual project for entry into a film festival. (TCM280)
  50. Plan and produce a project using advanced non-linear techniques for effect and compositing creation. (TCM282)