Courses of Study 2013-2014 
    Jun 13, 2024  
Courses of Study 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PMA 3571 - [Introduction to Digital Filmmaking: Documentary Workshop]

4 credits. Letter grades only.

Preferred prerequisite: PMA 2540  and/or PMA 3551 . Course fee: $150. Students must purchase additional supplies and materials as determined by the instructor (est $500). Next offered 2014-2015. Permission of instructor required.


This is an interdisciplinary course in documentary/nonfiction digital filmmaking for film majors and nonmajors. Students will learn basic methods of research, writing, interviewing, digital video production and postproduction through exercises and readings as well as through critiques of contemporary nonfiction examples. Students will then work in groups and crews to develop and produce three to four distinct projects from the following subject areas and issues: social/ political; arts/performance; science/ engineering; or special events or other humanities. (AU)

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