Study of the production of television and film programs using single camera and editing techniques. Prerequisite: C or better in CMAT 234 and CMAT 243. Three hours per week with enhancement.
CMAT 435 DIRECTING FOR THE CAMERA (Fall 2019)
Introducion to processes and skills required to plan, design and direct drama for the television/film medium. Study the formalistic elements of the medium and complete the required projects designed to provide practical experience in planning and then directing material that persuades, informs and entertains audiences. Fundamentals of the language of television/film are stressed: aesthetics and applications. Emphasis on the communication between directors and actors, effective use of the audiovisual language, camera blocking and visual storytelling. Prerequisites: C or better in CMAT 343. Three hours per week with enhancement.
CMAT 456 ADV TELEVISION STUDIO PRODUCTN (Fall 2019)
Advanced level production course designed for experience in writing, designing and producing programs in television studio environment. Emphasis on program proposals, writing, producing, directing and use of digital technology in production. May not receive credit for both CMAT 336 and 456. Prerequisite: C or better in CMAT 243. Four hours per week.