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Cinema Studies (formerly TV/Video Communications)

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​TV/Video Communications is excited to announce two newly developed Programs and Certificates in Digital Media Studies and Digital Media Production Fundamentals.

What is Digital Media Studies (DMS)?

Ideal for the student looking to transfer to a four year university, Santiago Canyon College’s DMS Program provides students with a comprehensive background in the history of TV/Film from past to present. Students will also learn the fundamentals of visual storytelling with classes in Screenwriting and Intro to Digital Media Production. Students may pursue a Certificate of Proficiency.

What is Digital Media Production Fundamentals (DMPF)?

Ideal for the student looking to enter the digital media workforce. Students will receive the skills necessary to succeed in an entry level position and/or transfer on to a four year film school.

Whether students are interested in launching their own YouTube channel, starting a wedding videography business, or applying for a job as a Production Assistant (PA) at one of the million production houses in the greater Orange County/Los Angeles area, DMPF is perfect for the student who wants to learn how to write, film, edit and publish materials for themselves and clients online. Students may pursue a Certificate of Proficiency.