As part of the generation that changed how and where we view films, you can take a role in determining the future of the industry. This Filmmaking program from Champlain College will prepare you in best practices by providing you access to cutting-edge equipment and by developing your creative and technical skills.
Student Academic Experience
Through our Upside-Down Curriculum, you'll take relevant courses in your major, including Audio Production, Screenwriting and Introduction to Filmmaking in your first year at Champlain—that's hands-on experience in your major from the start. As you explore different roles on- and off-set, including director, cinematographer, sound designer and editor, you will gain exposure to a variety of filmmaking styles.
You will also acquire a solid foundation in film history, aesthetics and criticism, while learning the vital business aspects of a film production. Recently, students had the opportunity to have their short-form documentaries and narrative films premiered on Vermont PBS. The Filmmaking program's remarkable combination of conceptual engagement, technical skills, artistic experimentation and business training will help you polish your own signature style and prepare you for a variety of creative opportunities in the industry.
Motion Graphics: Learn the entire motion graphics process from conception to completion, including ideation, storyboarding, key framing, editing, animation, image making, typography, production and camera work.
Sonic Arts: Are you interested in scoring films, designing soundscapes or recording an album? With a Sonic Arts specialization you'll focus on sound and music production techniques, including signal flow, mixing, mastering, compression and online delivery.
Our professors have been finalists for numerous awards, grants and fellowships, and have showcased their work in national and international film festivals. Meet the faculty who'll teach you the skills to succeed.
Internships & Professional Work Experiences
Summer internships in nearby Montreal, Canada, as well as New York City and other locations, provide you with industry experience to build a solid résumé.
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- Introduction to Filmmaking
- Media & Society
- Concepts of the Self
- The Rhetoric of Self
- Math Elective
- Film Studies: Screenings
- 48 months
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DisciplinesFilm, Photography & Media Media Management Media Studies & Mass Media View 695 other Masters in Film, Photography & Media in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- The first step in applying to an online program at Champlain College is to start your fast and free online application. You'll need to create an account and follow the step-by-step instructions.
- Within the online application, you'll be required to respond to 3-4 short answer essay questions that are critically important as they provide insight into you, your goals, and your plan for success in our academic programs.
- Official academic transcripts are required for any post-secondary coursework you have completed and all colleges and universities you have previously attended, whether or not a degree was conferred. Foreign transcripts must be evaluated by a recognized equivalency service.
International42564 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 42564 USD per year during 48 months.
National42564 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 42564 USD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Burlington
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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