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
LA Film Studies Center
5455 Wilshire Blvd #1615,
Los Angeles, CA
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|
|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.
A sixteen-week semester offered in Spring and Fall
Fall 2018: Aug 18 – Dec 5
Spring 2019: Jan 7 – Apr 19
BestSemester Application Requirements for LAFSC
- 2.75 GPA
- Sophomore, junior or senior at the time of matriculation
- A completed online application form
- $50 application fee (payable by check or credit card)
- 1 faculty references (online)
- 1 character reference (online)
- 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)
- Non-refundable $300 confirmation fee
Additional Corban University Application Requirements for LAFSC
Regular Deadline: May 1
Applications reviewed until June 1, or until all spots are filled.
Regular Deadline: Nov 1
Applications reviewed until December 1, or until all spots are filled.
Center for Global Engagement
Academic Center 5517