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Film, Television, and Electronic Media (AS-T) Communications Studies Total Units: 20
Term Effective: Fall 2022

Description:

See the state issued Transfer Model Curriculum (TMC) template for any further clarification regarding program requirements.

The Associate of Science for Transfer (AS-T) in Film, Television, and Electronic Media is designed for students pursuing transfer majors in film & media studies and film & television production.

The AS-T in Film, Television, and Electronic Media is designed to give the student a basic framework with flexibility to tailor the degree to their interests. It is designed to prepare students for careers in the film and television industries by giving them a variety of hands-on opportunities.

The Film, Television, and Electronic Media degree is designed to provide a clear pathway to a CSU major and baccalaureate degree. California Community College students who are awarded an ADT are guaranteed admission with junior standing somewhere in the CSU system. This priority does not guarantee admission to specific majors or campuses. Current and prospective community college students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to develop an educational plan that best meets their goals and needs. Students are required to complete 60 semester units that are eligible for transfer to the California State University, including both of the following:

  1. The Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) or the California State University General Education – Breadth Requirements.
  2. A minimum of 18.00 semester units in a major or area of emphasis, as determined by the community college district. Students are also required to obtain a minimum grade point average of 2.0. ADTs also require that students must earn a C or better in all courses required for the major or area of emphasis.

Program Student Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:

  1. Analyze visual media from a technical, aesthetic, historical, and cultural point of view;
  2. Demonstrate fluency in the language of film production and criticism;
  3. Structure and develop a narrative into a properly formatted screenplay;
  4. Plan, organize, and execute the production of digital media projects;
  5. Collaborate effectively in production teams.

Program Requirements:

The requirements for the Film, Television, and Electronic Media (AS-T) program are:

  • Complete 20 units from
    • Film, Television, and Electronic Media Requirements

Film, Television, and Electronic Media Requirements - complete 20.00 units
Complete any combination totaling at least 6.00 units from the following:
CourseDescriptionUnits
MEDIA 4Introduction to Mass Communication3.00
MEDIA 10Film Appreciation4.00
MEDIA 22Screenwriting3.00
MEDIA 18Audio for Film Production3.00
Complete any combination totaling at least 4.00 units from the following:
CourseDescriptionUnits
MEDIA 20Introduction to Digital Filmmaking4.00
MEDIA 19Multi-Camera Studio Production4.00
Complete any combination totaling at least 4.00 units from the following:
CourseDescriptionUnits
JOUR 55Multimedia Reporting4.00
MEDIA 14Early Film History4.00
MEDIA 15Modern Film History4.00
MEDIA 17Contemporary World Cinema4.00
MEDIA 21Intermediate Digital Filmmaking4.00
CS 74.22Digital Video Post-Production3.00

Term Effective: Fall 2022

The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.

Associate Degree Requirements:

The major is one of several requirements students need to fulfill in order to be awarded the Associate Degree, the highest level of academic achievement recognized by Santa Rosa Junior College. Please note that all of the following requirements must be met in order for the degree to be conferred:

For all students admitted for the Fall 2009 term or any term thereafter, a grade of "C" or better, or "P" if the course is taken on a pass/no pass basis, is required for each course applied toward the major.

Course Prerequisites and Advisories:

Courses in a program of study may have prerequisites or advisories; that is, courses that must or should be completed before taking that course. Please check for prerequisites or advisories by clicking on the course numbers in the Program Requirements section.

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Communications Studies