The filmmaking certificate program introduces students to some of the core concepts behind what goes into making movies. It is a mix of conceptual theory and hands-on practice that touches on writing, planning, shooting and editing at a beginner level.

Upon completing the Filmmaking certificate program students will be able to:

1. Students will utilize current industry equipment and software necessary for video production.

2. Students will apply skills in the development of a pre-production plan.

3. Students will analyze quality of work based on traditional artistic and technical theories.

Required Courses
VF 100Intro to Video Production *3
VF 148Filmmaking Development & Pre-Production3
VF 235Scriptwriting3
Please select two of the following:6
FA 240History of Photography *
Video Production I *
VF 205Video Production II *
VF 245Photography I *
Total Hours15

In order to progress in the NESCom Film Certificate a grade of C+ or higher must be achieved in this course.  This Certificate is not available to Video Production majors