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The BA in Digital Cinema is an innovative motion picture production program dedicated to utilizing the latest digital technology while incorporating classic cinema narrative theory and aesthetics. Students receive hands-on experience with the latest production equipment in the first year and get an insider's view of the industry from experienced faculty.


Cinema Production Concentration

This concentration features a hands-on program in live-action production. With its greater number of electives students may also develop an interdisciplinary program of study in cinema history and theory. 

Documentary Production Concentration

The BA in Digital Cinema Concentration in Documentary Production prepares future documentary filmmakers by providing a foundation in the production and post-production skills applicable to any genre in cinema.  Building on these skills, the concentration then teaches advanced documentary concepts and techniques in storytelling, pre-production and production.

Television Concentration

This concentration features a hands-on experience with cutting edge digital equipment in studio and field production for video and television. Students apply theoretical concepts while planning and designing programs, capturing, editing (linear and non-linear) and post-production.

Sound Concentration

This concentration features hands-on experience with cutting edge equipment and technologies in production and post-production sound for cinema in addition to other core courses in cinema production and post-production.

Writing for Film and Television Concentration

This concentration features a program of study in advanced screenwriting in addition to core courses in cinema production, dramatic literature and cinema history/theory.

Liberal Studies Requirements 80 hours
Major and Concentration Requirements 84-92 hours
Open Electives 20-28 hours
 Total hours required  192 hours