Class Schedule

Class Schedule For Film - Fall2021

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FILM 20A - Audio Production (2 Units)

Introduction to the theory and practice of audio production in radio, television, film and recording applications.

Corequisite: FILM 20B.

Cross-listed: COMS 20A.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 20A Section 01 81279 1 Discussion 15/2 TR MND4004 0900AM-1015AM Keller,Rik
02 book for FILM 20A Section 02 81814 1 Discussion 15/0 TR MND4004 0730AM-0845AM Keller,Rik

FILM 20B - Audio Production Lab (1 Units)

Experience in audio console operation, microphone selection and use, and audio recording in radio, television, film and recording applications.

Corequisite: FILM 20A.

Cross-listed: COMS 20B.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 20B Section 01 81280 1 Laboratory 7/2 TBAARR - Keller,Rik
02 book for FILM 20B Section 02 81281 1 Laboratory 7/0 TBAARR - Keller,Rik
03 book for FILM 20B Section 03 81815 1 Laboratory 8/0 TBAARR - Keller,Rik
04 book for FILM 20B Section 04 81816 1 Laboratory 8/1 TBAARR - Keller,Rik

FILM 27A - Digital Film/Video Production (2 Units)

Introduction to the techniques and aesthetics of digital film making. The course covers camera technique and cinematography.

Corequisite: FILM 27B.

Cross-listed: COMS 27A.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 27A Section 01 81064 1 Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Stark,Jenny E FL

FILM 27B - Digital Film/Video Prod Lab (1 Units)

Introduction to the techniques and aesthetics of digital film making. The course covers camera angles, basic lighting, framing, and non-linear editing techniques.

Corequisite: FILM 27A.

Cross-listed: COMS 27B.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 27B Section 01 81065 1 Laboratory 10/0 TBAARR - Stark,Jenny E
02 book for FILM 27B Section 02 81066 1 Laboratory 10/0 TBAARR - Stark,Jenny E
03 book for FILM 27B Section 03 81578 1 Laboratory 10/0 TBAARR - Stark,Jenny E

FILM 121 - Media Aesthetics (3 Units)

Overview and analysis of the primary aesthetic tools used to create messages in video and film. The basic properties of light, color, area, space, shape, sound, time and motion are defined and discussed as they relate to media production. Introduces students to the concepts and vocabulary necessary for effectively conceiving, producing or criticizing mediated messages. Designed primarily for students with interest in digital media. Provides a foundation for students working in media criticism.

Cross-listed: COMS 121.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 121 Section 01 81067 1 Discussion 15/0 WEBONLINE - Foss-Snowden,Michele S FL

FILM 124 - Writing Scripts for Film/Video (3 Units)

Developing narratives, documentaries, educational, promotional, and experimental short screenplays. Students are expected to develop a writing style and master screenwriting and audio/visual scripting formats. Scripts will be developed to be produced in advanced production courses: COMS/FILM 128 and COMS/FILM 185.

Prerequisite: ENGL 1A and ENGL 20.

Cross-listed: COMS 124.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 124 Section 01 81128 1 Discussion 8/0 M WEBONLINE 0600PM-0850PM Ortiz,Edward A FL

FILM 128 - Non-Studio Video Production (3 Units)

Continued exploration of the digital filmmaking process through lecture, lab, and practical application. Project-based learning emphasizes working as a crew and the three distinct stages of production: prep, production, and post. Students write, produce, direct and edit original content to bring projects to fruition.

Prerequisite: FILM/COMS 20AB with a grade of "C" or better. FILMCOMS 27AB with a grade of "C" or better.

Cross-listed: COMS 128.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 128 Section 01 81068 1 Discussion 14/0 W MND3006 0900AM-1150AM Janos,Daniel J
02 book for FILM 128 Section 02 81069 1 Laboratory 14/0 TBAARR - Janos,Daniel J
03 book for FILM 128 Section 03 81700 1 Discussion 14/0 W MND3006 0130PM-0420PM Janos,Daniel J
04 book for FILM 128 Section 04 81701 1 Laboratory 14/0 TBAARR - Janos,Daniel J

FILM 129 - Film Video Production Managmnt (3 Units)

Management and administration of the preproduction and production process. Course to include script breakdown, budgeting, scheduling, and other preproduction and production management skills needed for film and video production. Special attention on the history, development and current practices of the Production Manager.

Cross-listed: COMS 129.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for FILM 129 Section 02 82089 1 Lecture 15/0 T WEBONLINE 0900AM-1150AM Herzig,Mark FL

FILM 130 - Staging & Lighting Digital Vid (3 Units)

Introduction to the aesthetics, concepts and techniques used to control lighting in digital video productions. Aspects of staging, blocking and composition in the context of studio and location lighting.

Prerequisite: FILM 20A, FILM 20B, FILM 27A and FILM 27B each with a grade of "B-" or better.

Cross-listed: COMS 130.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 130 Section 01 87021 1 Discussion 10/0 T LIB58B 0130PM-0420PM Herzig,Mark
02 book for FILM 130 Section 02 87365 1 Laboratory 10/0 TBAARR - Herzig,Mark

FILM 141 - Theory of Film/Video Editing (3 Units)

Study of history and theory of film and video editing. Many films are viewed and discussed, examining how editing theory is put into practice.

Cross-listed: COMS 141.

Prerequisite: COMS/FILM 27A and COMS/FILM 27B with final posted grade of C or better.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 141 Section 01 81278 1 Independent Study 10/0 R MND3006 0900AM-1150AM Barnes,Ben

FILM 185 - Senior Practicum Video Product (3 Units)

Assignments in various phases of video production including creative use of camera, sound and lighting, editing, production design, production planning/management, and directing.

Cross-listed: COMS 185.

Prerequisite: COMS/FILM 124 with a final posted grade of C or better; COMS/FILM 128 with a final posted grade of C or better.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 185 Section 01 81282 1 Independent Study 14/4 T LIB58B 0900AM-1150AM Kasic,Kathryn E

FILM 192 - Senior Seminar in Film (3 Units)

Research seminar that provides an in-depth investigation of film as an art form, a medium of mass communication and a means of personal expression. Subject will vary according to instructor.

Prerequisite: Completion of the Film Studies upper and lower division core or COMS 142, and (GWAR Certification before Fall 09, or WPJ score of 80+, or at least a C- in ENGL 109M or ENGL 109W).

Cross-listed: COMS 192.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for FILM 192 Section 01 87884 1 Seminar 5/5 W WEBONLINE 0600PM-0845PM Foss-Snowden,Michele S

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Class Attribute Codes

FL - Fully Online (no In-Person Meetings Incl. Finals)

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/30/2021 to 12/10/2021)