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RTVF 378 Acting for the Camera

Units: 3

Same As: TA 356

Hours: 36 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB

Prerequisite: RTVF 370 or TA 350 with a grade of "C" or better

Transferable: CSU; UC

This is an introductory course in the theory and techniques of acting for film and video, comparing the differences between stage acting and acting for the camera. Scenes and commercials are enacted and played back on videotape for class critiquing. Students experience single camera and multiple-camera studio production and performance techniques. This course is the same as TA 356, and only one may be taken for credit.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

write in clear, concise English (SLO-1).