Motion Picture Arts Diploma Program Student Learning Outcomes

    • Apply the creative principles a writer uses to develop a screenplay and critique scripts for production purposes.
    • Execute basic film directing skills, including conceiving a visual strategy for telling a story using motion picture arts, working with actors, and leading a film crew.
    • Design and produce sophisticated short independent films while employing protocols of professional film set procedures and advanced technical skills in a professional manner.
    • Schedule and budget the pre-production, production, and post-production of short independent films.
    • Have a basic understanding of cinematic history.