Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

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Film Worker

SOUTH 
Certificate (127)

This program prepares graduates to work on film and television projects as crew.  Positions such as construction, scenic artist, set dressing, grip, set lighting technician, sound mixing and editing, video assist, craft services, wardrobe and location scouting will be introduced.  Opportunities to visit movie locations and sound stages will be an integral part of the hands-on training.

Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate will:

  1. Describe ten film worker positions and their duties.
  2. Recognize the differences in each film-worker position, its tools and necessary work ethic.
  3. Execute craft services.
  4. Work closely with others and under pressure with deadlines.
  5. Apply ethics of a film worker and understand protocol.
  6. Utilize skills through participation on a film crew.

See the graduation checksheet for this program in printable PDF form.    

Certificate Requirements:

 Minimum Credits to Graduate: 18

First Semester 

Credits

THE-117Theatre Production 1          

3

THE-121Technical Theatre 1

3

THE-216Film Worker 1 

3

 

 Total

  9

Second Semester  

THE-122

Technical Theatre 2 

3

THE-226

Film Worker 2

3

THE-403       

Cooperative Learning 

3

 

Total 

9

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