B.F.A. in film and television

Available at:  
- Atlanta
- Savannah

Foundation studies: 35 hours

  • DRAW 100 Drawing I: Form and Space
  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • DSGN 204 Design III: Time
  • DSGN 208 Storyboarding Essentials
  • Studio elective

General education: 55 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • Select one of these two courses:

  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • ENGL 142 Foundations of Story
  • Select one of these two courses:

  • CINE 205 Reading Films
  • CINE 275 History of Cinema
  • BUSI 210 Management in the Creative Environment
  • General education elective
  • Mathematics/natural sciences elective
  • Social/behavioral sciences elective

Major curriculum: 80 hours

  • FILM 100 Digital Film Production: Story to Screen
  • SNDS 101 Sound for Film and Television
  • DWRI 106 Introduction to Screenwriting
  • FILM 115 Preproduction: From Concept to Set
  • FILM 232 Production: Lighting, Camera and Sound
  • FILM 240 Postproduction: Cutting the Story
  • FILM 250 Content, Platform and Distribution Revolution*
  • Select two of these five courses:

  • FILM 265 Short Film Screenwriting
  • FILM 327 Multi-camera Production
  • FILM 328 Directing Actors
  • FILM 329 Shot Design
  • FILM 330 Editing Aesthetics
  • Select two of these four courses:

  • FILM 337 Visual Storytelling: Directing the Documentary
  • FILM 339 Visual Storytelling: Producing Television
  • FILM 341 Visual Storytelling: Directing the Narrative
  • FILM 343 Visual Storytelling: Virtual Reality to Interactive
  • Select one of these three courses:

  • FILM 424 Commercial and Branded Content Production
  • FILM 426 Production for Mobile and Social Platforms
  • FILM 428 Music Video Production
  • FILM 452 Preproduction Lab: Story and Development
  • Select one of these three courses:

  • FILM 472 Production Lab: Producing and Directing
  • FILM 474 Production Lab: Picture and Sound Editing
  • FILM 476 Production Lab: Cinematography and Visual Design
  • Select one of these two courses:

  • FILM 492 Advanced Production: The Language of Cinematography
  • FILM 494 Advanced Postproduction: Finishing and Distribution
  • FILM elective or CLC 580 Collaboration*
  • FILM elective

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • Free elective
  • Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Select one course.