Post Production Basics for Cinema & Video Certificate

Division: Visual and Performing Arts

Financial Aide Eligible

The Post Production Basics for Cinema and Video Certificate will teach students to use computer hardware and software to add sound and music to an existing video recording or digital film. In addition, it will teach students how to edit video and combine live action and animated content with visual effects. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 16 units.

Required Courses (16 units):
MAD 107 C Motion Design I (formerly Motion Graphics I)3
MAD 176 C Digital Design Studio I (formerly MAD 199 C)1
MAD 180 C Video Editing (formerly Video Editing-Mac)3
MAD 195 CScience Fiction Film Genre3
MUS 222 CAudio Production for Film I3
MUS 223 CAudio Production for Film II3
Total Units16