Film, Television, and Electronic Media Associate in Science Degree for Transfer

PROGRAM CODE: 2S36696

The Associate in Science in Film, Television, and Electronic Media for Transfer Degree prepares students for seamless transfer to CSU campuses that offer bachelor's degrees in Radio-Television-Film, Television-Film, Film, Television, Video, and Electronic Media. Ed Code Section 66746-66749 states that students earning the Associates in Science in Film, Television, and Electronic Media for Transfer Degree will be granted priority for admission as Radio-Television-Film, Television-Film or Electronic Media majors to a local CSU, as determined by the CSU campus to which the student applies. This degree requires students to complete 60 CSU transferable units, including completion of CSU GE or IGETC and 18 units in the major with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better. Title 5 requires that students earn a grade of C or better in all major coursework. There are no additional graduation requirements. This degree is designed to develop a well-rounded beginning level coursework in television/film production, audio production, film/media history and the business of electronic media. While a baccalaureate degree is recommended preparation for those considering careers as producers, directors and in areas of management, completion of this curriculum will demonstrate commitment to the field and provide comprehensive preparation for upper-division work. The Film, Television and Electronic Media AS-T Degree requires a total of 18 units of required courses and restricted electives from the categories below as indicated.

Required Courses (6 units):6
Introduction to Radio, TV and Film3
Media Aesthetics3
Writing for Radio, TV and Film3
List A - Area 1 (3 units) - Select one Audio Course:3
Audio Production Techniques3
List A - Area 2 (3 units) - Select one Video or Film Course:3
Television Studio Production3
Digital Production/Non-Linear Editing for Video/Film3
Introduction to 16mm Film Production and Digital Cinematography (formerly Introduction to Filmmaking)3
List B (3 units) - Select one course from the list below or a course not used in one of the categories above:3
Broadcast TV and Radio Announcing3
Documentary Filmmaking3
List C (3 units) - Select one course from the list below or a course not used in one of the categories above:3
American Cinema to the 1960's3
World Cinema to 19453
World Cinema 1946 to Present3
Screenwriting3
Contemporary American Cinema (formerly Contemporary Cinema)3
Advanced Digital Production/Non-Linear Editing for Video3
Internship in Communications I3
PLEASE NOTE: CRTV 290 F is a variable-unit course (2-4 untis), but must be taken for 3 units to meet the List C requirement.
Total Units18

Outcome 1: Operate audio recording equipment used in radio, internet radio and television.

Outcome 2: Demonstrate the ability to effectively direct and/or produce a video production while working in a group.

Outcome 3: Compose written copy for radio, TV, film or the internet.