Acting and Film Video Production Certificate

Program Code: 1C33962

A synthesis of theater courses and multimedia arts courses, this certificate enables the student to develop the skills in acting and basic digital video production necessary for professional competency in the entertainment industry. The Acting and Film Video Production Certificate requires a total of 20–21 units, 18 of which are required courses as listed with a minimum grade of “C”. At least 50% of the course work must be completed at Cypress College.

Required Courses Are Listed in Suggested Sequence
THEA 120 CActing I3
THEA 128 CActing for the Camera2
THEA 228 CAdvanced Acting for the Camera2
THEA 230 C Directing Actors for Film and TV2
MAD 188 C Beginning Single Camera Production3
or MAD 109 C Digital Video Production I-Mac
MAD 194 CBeginning Motion Picture Prod3
THEA 124 CActing II3
Select two to three units of the following:2-3
Rehearsal Performance I2-3
Summer Theater Workshop I
Stage and Screenwriting3
Voice and Diction
Total Units20-21