Oct 03, 2023
Associate in Science Degree
(60 Credit Hours)
This program prepares qualified designers, authors, journalists, media-makers, artists and communicators who can manipulate the latest technology and procedures for digital media presentations. Skills learned include components and construction of narrative and documentary video/film and still photography, digital audio, video and graphic design, broadcast and new media programming, with an emphasis on traditional and internet distribution methods. Display, sales and distribution of multimedia products are primary outcomes.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Function as part of a team on film/video productions.
- Analyze and execute tasks for the area of film/video editing.
- Analyze and execute tasks for the area of camera and lighting.
- Formulate strategies to interpret and implement audio recording requirements for film production.
- Demonstrate employability skills.
Program Entrance Requirements
In addition to the admission requirements of the College, the following are required for admission to the Film Production Technology Program:
I. Mathematics proficiency which qualifies the student for entry into +MAC1105 or higher, as demonstrated by the standard placement criteria currently in use at State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF); and
2. Successful completion of GRA 1100C , FIL 1000 , and ENC 1101 with a grade of “C” or belter.
General Education Courses
Subtotal Credit Hours: 15
Program Specialization Courses
Please consult the course description section of the Catalog for any prerequisites.
Subtotal Credit Hours: 45
Articulated credit from a technical college/secondary school may be applicable. For more information click here: http://www.scf.edu/Academics/CareerTechnicalEducation/Career_Pthwys.asp
Required Courses and recommended Sequence: The following is a recommended sequence of courses for completing this program. Developmental courses and prerequisite course requirements, credit load, and/or course availability may affect a student’s individual progress. Course availability within the program sequences is specifically intended for full-time students who begin their course work with the fall semester. Students should always consult their online degree planner for the catalog year that they entered the college, and contact their program manager to better understand typical course availability and individual program planning.
Please follow link to: http://www.scf.edu/Academics/degree-pathways.asp