Earn Your Film Degree Online
Immerse yourself in the art of digital video and film production. By utilizing the latest digital technology available to today’s media developers, you’ll learn how to create professional content for broadcast television, digital media, mobile apps, independent films and more.
Earn your Bachelor of Science in Digital Filmmaking online. As an online student, you’ll build upon the foundations of film theory and apply it to an experiential learning environment with the support of your online peers.
- Our Bachelor of Science in Digital Filmmaking Degree is 120 credit hours and 36 months in length.
- Each class is studied exclusively during a four-week period allowing students to focus on one particular subject at a time.
Introduction to Cinematography
It’s all about the look and feel of a film. Digital Filmmaking students will study the art and operation of digital cameras. This course provides practical knowledge of basic camera functions as well as framing and composition through film analysis and dedicated shooting assignments. Students learn the production of a scene with an emphasis on planning and shooting in a digital environment. Upon completion of this course, students learn to enhance their stories through setting, mood and tone.
Discover how special effects work within the production pipeline. In this course, students learn how to integrate Adobe After Effects into their workflow to enhance their film projects. By learning how Adobe After Effects can enhance a film in post-production, students can create shot lists and storyboards before they begin shooting. Projects include green screen work, compositing and visual effects. Students will gain a full understanding of the pre- and post-production pipeline upon completion of this course.
Digital Production Design
Learn how to mock-up digital assets for production design and promotion. This course introduces students to the use of editing software as a film production tool. Students learn Photoshop techniques and apply these concepts to the planning and pre-visualization stage of film production. Upon completion of this course, students demonstrate a strong ability to plan, promote and distribute assets for small and large productions.
We equip you with the essential gear used for shooting on the go. This includes a Black Magic Pocket 4k Cinema Camera with a short shotgun microphone, lighting kit and stands. You’ll receive a MacBook laptop with instructions on how to download the entire Adobe Creative Cloud application suite with programs like Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop, Audition and more.*
*Specific types of gear and gear info subject to change without notice.
Take Classes Online
The online degree programs are designed to bring the entertainment industry to you. Our industry-experienced instructors share their expertise through our Learning Management System (LMS). This secure, web-based platform allows you to discuss projects with your fellow classmates, submit weekly assignments and watch instructor videos all from wherever you are.
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