Motion Picture Arts Certificate Program Student Learning Outcomes

    • Describe the motion picture production process and demonstrate an introductory understanding of the roles of producer, director, production designer, writer and various crew positions on the set.
    • Successfully demonstrate at an entry level the scripting, development, production design, pre-production, production, post production and delivery of short dramatic narrative independent films in a collaborative manner utilizing professional standard communication skills, protocols and techniques.
    • Apply appropriate management practices and procedures including the computational, intuitive, creative and technical skills involved in screenplay development, breakdown, scheduling and budgeting for small scale projects.
    • Demonstrate keys to success, including attitude, teamwork, set etiquette, human/public relations, professional behavior and self marketing in the established and emerging motion picture industry sectors.
    • Understand how aesthetic engagement can enable them to make cultural contributions through the effective use of media.