Film Studies (California State University - Long Beach)

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    California State University - Long Beach

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    USD 30,403

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Program Description

The Department of Film and Electronic Arts at California State University, Long Branch, attracts creative thinkers from around the world to study the art of moving pictures. A Bachelor of Arts in Film and Electronic Arts requires diligence in technical procedures as well as a commitment to the creative process. Scholars may choose to specialize in narrative production or theory and the practice of cinema, each requiring 54 college credits—attainable in two years after foundational credits are finished.

A degree of this nature from CSULB works to marry core academic skills with field-specific abilities. Students are required to perform at an above-average level in mathematics, writing, critical thinking and speaking before advancing into the exciting field of film. Students are exposed to a plethora of professional opportunities, including internships and collaborative film projects during their time studying as an undergraduate. After that, most transform their versatile education into a sturdy, creative career in the industry.

About School

Established in 1949, California State University, Long Beach first opened its doors as the Los Angeles-Orange County State College. At the time, it enrolled just 160 students taught by 13 full-time faculty in an apartment on Anaheim Road. Through the years, the institution has gone through numerous name changes to...

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