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Spring Entry Plan of Study

Acting Certificate

Full-time students who wish to complete their program in 4 quarters should select darker shaded courses in each specific quarter, illustrated by the vertical columns of the chart. Lighter shaded courses indicate available course options which may be taken to achieve full-time status during the specific quarter. Acting workshops have limited spaces; early enrollment is recommended.

2 Foundation Courses (8 units)

Course No. | Title Units Spring Summer Fall Winter
FILM TV X 404 Pre-Production and Production for Film and Television + 4 Offered Spring Offered Summer Offered Fall Offered Winter
FILM TV X 404A Post-Production for Film and Television 4 Offered Spring Offered Summer Offered Fall Offered Winter

7 Required Acting Courses (28 units)

FILM TV X 407.5 Acting Techniques: The Fundamentals 4 Offered Spring Offered Summer Offered Fall Offered Winter
THEATER X 422.12 Voice and Movement for the Screen Actor 4 Offered Spring Not Offered Summer Offered Fall Not Offered Winter
THEATER X 410.3 Acting for the Camera I * 4 Offered Spring Offered Summer Offered Fall Offered Winter
THEATER X 410.5 Acting for the Camera II * 4 Offered Spring Not Offered Summer Offered Fall Not Offered Winter
THEATER X 407.78 Improvisation Techniques for the Actor: A Course in Spontaneity 4 Not Offered Spring Offered Summer Not Offered Fall Offered Winter
FILM TV X 438.40 The Working Actor: Get the Audition, Book the Job 4 Offered Spring Not Offered Summer Offered Fall Not Offered Winter
THEATER X 438.8 Delivering Memorable Auditions for Film and Television: A Workshop for Actors in Cold Reading and Interview Techniques 4 Offered Spring Not Offered Summer Offered Fall Not Offered Winter

Select 1 Workshop (4 units)

FILM TV X 407.45 Acting Workshop: The Meisner Technique 4 Not Offered Spring Not Offered Summer Not Offered Fall Offered Winter
FILM TV X 407.42 Inside Stanislavski: Applications for the Screen Actor 4 Not Offered Spring Offered Summer Not Offered Fall Not Offered Winter

Select 2 Electives (8 units)

Students must complete 2 electives (8 units) from courses numbered X 400-499 in Acting, Directing, Producing, Entertainment Development, Business and Management of Entertainment, Cinematography, Post-Production, or Music. Below is a list of suggested electives. New electives are added regularly.

X 400-X 499 Various Entertainment Courses 4 Offered Spring Offered Summer Offered Fall Offered Winter

Note: Full-time students wishing to add additional electives or take a vacation quarter may extend their program length. F-1 Visa students may have up to 6 quarters to complete their program. Domestic students have a maximum of three years.

+ Should be completed within the first 2 quarters of study.

* Should be taken in sequential order.

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