Film and Media Production*

Description
Students pursuing the film and media production concentration will study the basic production processes of film while exploring its history and contemporary social issues.

 Requirements

  • Students must complete a minimum of 17 credit hours including 9 upper division hours for this concentration.
  • Within the required 12 upper division (300-400 level) hours 6 credit hours of electives must be related to film and media production. Choose from courses with the FMP, THF, THP or THE prefix. Contact the school for options and course requirements.
  • All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.00) or higher.
  • A maximum of 6 hours of transfer work is accepted toward this concentration.
  • All prerequisites for the concentration courses must be met.
  • *Students considering a minor in theatre concurrently must complete an additional course in theatre or film to make up for the overlapping FMP 201 course.
  • M - Course transfer equivalent available from Maricopa County Community College District, details are provided on the Transfer Information tab.

Lower Division 8 Hours Required

FMP 201 Film: The Creative Process I, HU (3)M*

FMP 250 Sex and Violence in Film and TV: Ethics Survey (3)

FMP 280: Introduction to Film and Media Production (2)

 Upper Division 3 Hours Required

FMP 403 Independent Film, HU (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105 or 108 with C or better)
OR
THE 403 Independent Film, HU (3)

Upper Division Film and Media Production 6 Hours
Select in consultation with an advisor in the School of Theatre and Film.

FMP 318 Directing for Film and Media I (3) (Prerequisite(s): FMP 300 with C or better)

FMP 320 Film and Media Post-Production II (3) (Prerequisite(s): FMP 220 with C or better; FMP 300 (Film Production Part 1 or Film Production: Film & Media Part 1 or THE 400) with C or better)

FMP 325 Guerilla VFX (3) (Prerequisite(s): FMP 225 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only FMP 325 or FMP 294 (Guerilla VFX))

FMP 330 Professional and Technical Writing for Film/TV Industry (3) (Prerequisite(s): THF 220 with C or better; Minimum 56 hours; Credit is allowed for only FMP 330 or 494 (Prof & Tech Writing for Film, Media & TV Industry))

FMP 335 Careers in Film and Media Industry (3) (Prerequisite(s): FMP 201 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only FMP 335 or FMP 394 (Independent Film and Media Industry) or FMP 494 (Independent Film and Media Industry))

FMP 345 Lighting Design (3)

FMP 361 Intermediate Screenwriting (3) 

FMP 365 Developing a Series (3) 

FMP 370 Producing for Film and Media (3) (Prerequisite(s): FMP 300 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only FMP 370 or FMP 494 (Producing Film))

FMP 394 Special Topics (1-4)

FMP 404  / THE 404 World Cinema (G) (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105 or 108 with C or better)

FMP 405 Film and Television: Pioneers, Practices and Innovations (HU) (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105 or 108 with C or better)

OR

THE 405 Film: Great Performers and Directors, HU (3)

FMP 417 Business and Legal Practices in Entertainment (3) 

FMP 418: Directing for Film and Media II (3) 

FMP 465: Series Writers Workshop (3) 

FMP 475: Producing Series (3) 

FMP 494: Special Topics (3) 

THE 406: American Multicultural Film (HU & C) (3) 

THE 430 History of Fashion I (HU) (3)

THE 431 History of Fashion II: 20th-Century Fashion (3) 

THP 330 Costume Design (3) (Prerequisites: THF 215 or THP 313 with C or better)

THP 340 Scene Design (3) (Prerequisite(s): THF 220 with C or better; THP 213 with C or better OR Digital Culture (Theatre) major)

THP 345 Lighting Design (3) (Prerequisites: Minimum Junior standing or Design & Production student with minimum sophomore standing)

THP 350 Sound Design (3) (Prerequisite(s): THF 215 or THP 313 with B- or better)

THP 351 Arts Management (3) (Prerequisite: minimum 45 hours; Credit is allowed for only THP 351 or 394 (Management and the Arts))

THP 355 Media Design for Performance (3) (Prerequisite: THF 215 or THP 313 with B- or better)

THP 394 Special Topics: [*WRIT*HORROR*] (1-4)

THP 442 Drawing (3) 

THP 444 Drafting for the Stage (3) 

THP 445 Advanced Lighting Design (3) (Prerequisites: THP345 C or better, or Theatre Scenography or Performance Design student AND THP444 with B or better)

THP 452 Arts Entrepreneurship Seminar (3) (Prerequisites: THP 352 with C or better)

THP 455 Advanced Media Design (3) (Prerequisites: THP 355 with C or better; Credit is allowed for only THP 455 or THP 494 (Advanced Media Design))

THP 494 [*ART*DIREC*] 

THP 494 [*PROP*STAG*]

IDS Core Course Information

All Interdisciplinary Studies students are required to complete a 9 credit-hour core and 9 credit hours of context/application courses.

Required Courses (9 credit hours):

  • IDS 201 Intellectual Fusion (recommended for freshman/sophomore students)
    • Prerequisites: None

OR

  • IDS 301 Becoming Interdisciplinary (3) (recommended for transfer students and/or students declaring IDS in their junior or senior year)
    • Prerequisites: Interdisciplinary Studies major

  • IDS 302 Integration Skills (3)
    • Prerequisite(s): Interdisciplinary Studies major; IDS 201 or 301 with C or better
  • IDS 401 Integration: Experiential Learning (3) (requires application)
    • Prerequisites: IDS 201 or 301 with C or better; IDS 302 with C or better; minimum 2.00 GPA; minimum of two courses completed in each concentration area

Context courses (6 credit hours)

Choose two Integrative Context courses from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU

Application courses (3 credit hours)

Choose any IDS Application course from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 140: The Nature of Knowledge Systems
  • IDS 302: Integration Skills
  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU
  • IDS 484: Elective Internship

Transfer to ASU transfer.asu.edu

Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) transfer students transfer.asu.edu/maricopa

  • Courses may fulfill Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) or Associate’s degree requirements, consult with your community college academic advisor for details.
  • MCCCD course transfer equivalencies are listed here; they may be applied toward this concentration (maximum of six credits or two courses).
  • Information listed was current for this catalog year at the time of printing, consult transfer.asu.edu/maricopa for verification.

Year

Year

2020-21

Campus

Campus

Tempe

Advising

Advising

Interdisciplinary Studies Advising
cisa.asu.edu/advising
All appointments:
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Downtown Phoenix
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DARs Code

DARs Code

FAFMPEMPH

College/School

College/School

Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts

Concentration Contact

Concentration Contact

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