Full-time students who wish to complete their program in 6 quarters, including a 4th quarter vacation, 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. Cinematography workshops have limited spaces; early enrollment is recommended.
Note: This plan requires that F-1 Visa students take 8 additional units during the 5th quarter to maintain full-time enrollment status.
2 Foundation Courses (8 units)
|Course No. | Title||Units||Spring||Summer||Fall||Winter||Spring||Summer|
|FILM TV X 404 Pre-Production and Production for Film and Television||4||/||/||/||/||/||/|
|FILM TV X 476.581 The Language of Filmmaking||4||/|
8 Required Cinematography Courses (32 units)
Select 2 Electives (8 units)
Students must complete 2 electives (8 units) from courses numbered X 400-499 in Cinematography, Directing, Post-Production, Producing, Film & TV Development, Business & Management of Entertainment, Acting, or Music. New electives are added regularly.
|X 400-X 499 Various Entertainment Courses||4|
Students must complete 8 elective units from the above list or other courses numbered X 400-X 499 from the Entertainment Studies curriculum. New Electives are added regularly.
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 3 years.
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