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Film, Television and Digital Production, B.A.S.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Miami, FL, United States
The Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.S.) in Film, Television and Digital Production from Miami Dade College is the designated degree for flexible baccalaureate programs that are designed to accommodate the unique demands for entry and advancement within specific workforce sectors. 

Overview

B.A.S. programs in Film, Television and Digital Production from Miami Dade College provide degree completion opportunities for students from a variety of educational backgrounds but primarily for those with A.S. degrees or the equivalent. B.A.S. degree programs are included in our transfer agreements with other institutions and typically include capstone experiences that provide opportunities for students to demonstrate the application of acquired knowledge, skills and competencies.

Looking for a role in the multimedia industry? Our four-year TV production degree might be your ticket to a career. Whether your dream is to be behind the camera in traditional media formats or on the Web, this program is designed to provide you with the hands-on, practical skills you need. Courses cover cinematography, scriptwriting, Web design, production, editing, funding, and more.

Taught with cutting edge technology by an experienced faculty, this academic program will prepare you to excel in the creative and competitive field of media production.

Career

The entertainment industry is growing at a rate of 2.47 percent per year in South Florida and depends upon a highly skilled workforce to meet production demands. Graduates of the Bachelor in Applied Science in Film, Television & Digital Production degree program will be prepared for high-skill/high-wage employment for the following positions:

  • Camera Operator
  • Sound Recordist/Sound Editor
  • Post-Production Technician/Editor
  • TV Graphics Designer
  • TV Studio Floor Manager
  • Studio Broadcasting Technical Personnel
  • Media Producer and Director

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Cinematography
  • Sound Design
  • DVD Authoring, Web Design & Electronic Distribution
  • Digital FX & Compositing
  • Grant Proposals & Funding
  • Business Practices & Production Management
  • Fiction Scriptwriting
  • Ethics & Research for Non-Fiction Scripts
  • Broadcast Design & On-Air Promotions

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Only first time in college applicants are eligible. This means that at the time of application, the applicant has not earned any college credit except for dual enrollment.
  • The minimum preferred GPA is a 3.7 either weighted or unweighted. If GPA is below a 3.7, in order to be considered, test scores must satisfy both the MDC College Ready requirements AND the additional test score requirements described below.
  • All applicants must be college ready pursuant to Miami Dade College’s standards as described in the chart below. Multiple test scores may be submitted from the ACT, SAT, and PERT to satisfy this requirement. 
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      3900 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 15586 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      3900 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 15586 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

    Living costs for Miami

    • 1508 - 2610 USD/month
      Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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