CURRICULUM GUIDE

Motion Picture Production
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0901  (Effective Fall 2003 - Summer 2008)

This program is designed for students who already have a degree or who are
completing a degree in another area and wish to gain technical and creative
hands-on experience to build a demonstration reel showcasing their skills.

Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for
skills assessment and advising information.

Contact the Visual Arts and Media Department, Academic and Office Facility, Room
208A, telephone number (517) 483-1574.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 25 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
FILM 118    Film Production I                                                4
FILM 226    Film Production II                                               4
FILM 227    Film Production III                                              4
IMAG 101    Basic Photog for Non-Majors                                      2
MTEC 120    Audio Production I                                               4
MTEC 152    Video Production Techniques                                      4
MTEC 252    Lighting for Television/Video                                    3

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS                                   TOTAL: 9 CREDITS
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.

CHOICE 1:   Techniques & Technology                                  9 Credits
ARTS 102    Design & Communication                                           3
ARTS 105    Adobe Photoshop: Non-Majors                                      2
ARTS 195    Employ/Busn Issues for Artists                                   1
FILM 203    Topics in Film/Animation                                         3
FILM 220    Screenwriting                                                    3
FILM 281    Motion Picture Internship (See Note 1)                           3
MTEC 153    Video Post-Production Technqs                                    4
STEC 100    Intro to Stage Tech Industry                                     2
STEC 120    Stage Lighting and Electricity                                   3
STEC 140    Theatrical Make-Up/Wardrobe                                      3
STEC 150    Stage and Arena Rigging                                          3

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   34

1.    Enrollment in FILM 281 will be limited to Motion Picture Production
      Majors who have successfully completed 75% of their FILM course

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

I                 II                III
FILM 118          FILM 226          FILM 227
IMAG 101          MTEC 152          Lim.Ch.
MTEC 120          MTEC 252          Lim.Ch.
Lim.Ch.           Lim.Ch.