L.A. Film Studies Center

Highlights
LAFSC students hone the science and art of storytelling through film.  Pursue your passion in visual communications while taking internships and engaging with experts in Hollywood.  LAFSC is ideal for Media Arts majors.

Provider: CCCU BestSemester

Location
LA Film Studies Center
5455 Wilshire Blvd #1615,
Los Angeles, CA
90036

Courses
All students take Hollywood Production Workshop (4), Faith & Artistic Development in Film (3), and Internship: Inside Hollywood (6).  Students then choose one elective from this list: Narrative Storytelling (3); Professional Acting for the Camera (3); Professional Screenwriting (3) or Independent Study (3).

Transfer Credit Possibilities

*Indicates required course

This chart provides a reference point to possible course substitutions.  All course substitutions require a Course Substitution Form signed and approved by the appropriate department chair(s) and the Registrar’s Office.  Contact the CGE to pick up and submit a Course Substitution Form and request help.

LA Film Studies Center Corban Catalog: 2017/18 and Prior Corban Catalog: 2018/19 Onward
Code Title Credits Code Title Credits Code Title Credits
CO203 Hollywood Production Workshop* 4 HU Humanities Elective 4 EN/HU English Literature Elective or HU Prefix Elective 3
CO303 Narrative Storytelling 3 CO383 Narrative Theory and Writing 3 CO383 Narrative Theory and Writing 3
CO416 Internship: Inside Hollywood* 6 CO Communications Internship 3 CO Communications Internship 3
CO416 Internship: Inside Hollywood* 6 CO Communications Elective (upper-division) 3 CO Communications Elective (upper-division) 3
TH313 Faith & Artistic Development in Film* 3 TH Theology Elective 3 TH 3
TH313 Faith & Artistic Development in Film* 3 TH Theology Elective 3 TH HU Elective 3

HousingMore transfer credit options may be available.  All approvals of transfer credit require a signed and completed Course Substitution Form.

Students live in the Park LaBrea Apartments, a gated apartment community set on more than 160 park-like acres.  24-hour security is provided. Students are usually housed four or five to a two-bedroom apartment that is fully furnished and includes a kitchen and two full baths.

Duration
A sixteen-week semester offered in Spring and Fall

Program Dates

Fall 2018: Aug 18 – Dec 5

Spring 2019: Jan 7 – Apr 19

Cost
$17,500 (2018-19)

BestSemester Application Requirements for LAFSC

  1. 2.75 GPA
  2. Sophomore, junior or senior at the time of matriculation
  3. A completed online application form
  4. $50 application fee (payable by check or credit card)
  5. 1 faculty references (online)
  6. 1 character reference (online)
  7. Forms (Download at http://www.bestsemester.com/apply/required-campus-application-forms)
    • Official transcript(s) of all college course work
    • Certification form (signed by the corban university registrar and associate director of the center for global engagement)
    • Social/behavioral standing verification form (signed by the corban university dean of student life)
  8. Non-refundable $300 confirmation fee

Additional Corban University Application Requirements for LAFSC

  1. Study Abroad Pre-application
  2. Course Substitution Form

Due Dates

Fall Applications
Regular Deadline: May 1
Applications reviewed until June 1, or until all spots are filled.

Spring Applications
Regular Deadline: Nov 1
Applications reviewed until December 1, or until all spots are filled.

Website
http://www.bestsemester.com/locations-and-programs/los-angeles

More Information
Center for Global Engagement
Academic Center 5517
Phone: 503-589-8154
Email: global@corban.edu

 

 

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