Certificate in Film Production

Students choosing this certificate acquire leadership and technical skills related to digital film production and editing, allowing them to work as an individual or in a team production environment. This certificate does not guarantee membership, employment or contract work in the film industry.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Illustrate the relationship between film and other artistic mediums.
  • Express themselves through the vocabulary of film.
  • Demonstrate storytelling from idea to script to production using current technologies.
  • Design and model the collaborative process of filmmaking.
  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of the global impact of media.

Class Requirements


FILM 140         Film Crew I (4)

FILM 140L       Film Crew I Lab (1) ♥

FILM 141         Film Crew II (4)

FILM 298         Film Crew Internship (3)



Choose from the following:

FILM 130         Video Production I (3)


FILM 135         Girls Make Media (3)


FILM 136         Women Make Media (3)

FILM 131         Editing I (3)

FILM 231         Editing II (3)


FILM 280         Digital Cinematography (3)

FILM 232         Editing III (3)

FILM 236         Sound for Film (3)

FILM 239          Producing and Directing the Independent

Film (3)

FILM 240         Film Crew III (9)

FILM 281         Advanced Digital Cinematography (3)


Any MART course


NOTE: See First-Year Student Success Course Requirement on Page 8.


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