Film & Television Production

Trebas Institute, Canada

film-television-production

Next enrollment cycle

January 2022

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Total Course Fee

USD 11,860

Course Accredited By

DLI

  • 1 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Certificate
  • Up to 27% scholarship
In the Film and Television Production program students receive hands-on experience on a variety of projects, including short films, web series, television broadcasts, commercials and much more!

They also have the opportunity to use different types of equipment, including various professional video cameras (everything from HD to 4K), sound recording equipment, lighting setups, television broadcast consoles, “green screens”, as well as the latest video post-production and editing software programs. Trebas Institute’s faculty is made up of passionate professionals with extensive experience and is constantly updating course materials to keep students at the cutting edge of the industry.

Skills and Competencies
By the time you complete the program, you’ll have developed skills in the following areas:

  • Operating various types of camera, lighting, and audio equipment
  • Collaborating in pre-production activities
  • Working on film and television sets
  • Shooting for film and video
  • Scriptwriting
  • Performing various post-production activities (video editing, color correction, film-title design, etc.)
  • Producing web series
  • Carrying out television broadcast activities
  • Understanding film semiotics (the role of the framing, editing and sound forms of communication)
  • Providing support for directing video production
  • Performing sound editing of movies and videos
  • Effectively navigating the film and television industries
  • Understanding and implement career development activities

Enrollment Cycles

  • January 2022
  • May 2022
  • September 2022

Under the provisions of section 4 of the College Education Regulations concerning the conditions of admission, a person who has received instruction considered sufficient by the college and meets any of the following conditions may be admitted to a program of studies leading to an Attestation of College Studies:

  • The person has interrupted his or her full-time studies or pursued full-time postsecondary studies for at least 2 consecutive terms or 1 school year;
  • The person is covered by an agreement entered into between the college and an employer or by a government program of studies;
  • The person has interrupted his or her full-time studies for one term and pursued full-time postsecondary studies for one term; or
  • The person holds a Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS/DEP).

Documents required for your admission:
All applications for admission must be accompanied by the following documents:

  • Completed application form
  • Non-refundable application fee of $50.00 and Admission fee of $200.00 ($250.00)
  • Birth certificate (certified copy)
  • Most recent academic transcript or diploma:
  • Issued by MES (Ministère de l'Enseignement supérieur), if a student in Quebec
  • Issued by the province or territory, if a student outside Quebec
  • Issued by the institution or state, if an international student
  • Any official documents issued outside Quebec must be a certified copy or the original. 

Documents written in language other than English or French must be accompanied by an official translation.

Term 1: In the initial term you will learn the creative process related to screenwriting and explore the techniques and tradecrafts used to write film scripts and develop engaging stories. You will also focus on camera and lighting fundamentals (e.g. camera movements, notions of framing and composition, lighting for multiple subjects, etc.); the techniques and thought processes used by the pros through a scene recreation project; as well as the foundations of sound recording and mixing in the context of film and video projects (e.g. the physics of sound, equipment used, the roles of the sound recordist and boom operator, etc.).

  • Scriptwriting- 45h
  • Camera and Lighting- 45h
  • Scene Recreation- 45h
  • Sound Recording and Mixing- 45h

Term 2: Your second term will be dedicated to digital video editing (e.g. an introduction to industry standard editing software programs, understanding concepts related to mood and transitions, working with dialogue and audio, etc.); how to work in a television control room and the various systems for recording and broadcasting TV picture and sound (e.g. switching, editing, etc.); advanced cinematography concepts (e.g. differentiating video technology, developing a technical and artistic approach in framing and lighting; etc.); as well as the roles and responsibilities of the director of a film/video production.

  • Video Editing- 45h
  • Television Control- 45h
  • Cinematography- 45h
  • Directing and Film Production - 60h

Term 3 : Your final term will look at semiology, by analyzing the role of the framing, editing and sound as a form of communication; the film industry (e.g. it’s key players, the flow of money, contracts, etc.); web series production by producing an entire online show from A to Z (e.g. scriptwriting, budgeting, directing, distribution, etc.); as well as post-production for film by applying the theory and practice learned in previous courses (e.g. assembling, color grading, sound design, titling, etc.) 

  • Semiology- 45h
  • Film and Television Industry- 45h
  • Web Series Production- 45h
  • Post-production for Film- 45h

Total Course Fees: $14630 

Non-refundable application fee of $50.00 and 

Admission fee of $200.00

Scholarship Available $4000

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