By completing the certificate requirements, students gain both theoretical and practical knowledge in film/video production, scriptwriting, and media aesthetics. The curriculum prepares students for either entry-level employment in the entertainment and telecommunications industries or for transfer to a four-year degree program. Upon completion of the required courses, students will be able to write, shoot, and edit short films or videos and demonstrate basic skills necessary for operating various film, video, and digital production equipment. Degree and certificate competencies will be assessed regularly by evaluating student performance in producing individual and group projects.
A Certificate of Achievement will be granted upon completion of all program requirements. A minimum of 12 units must be completed at El Camino College.
For Gainful Employment program information, please visit www.elcamino.edu/academics/finearts/filmvideo.