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The Film & Television major offers a balance of technical craft and artistic vision that prepares students to pursue professional careers in the film industry.

Major and Sequence Sheets

The following plans of study are linked to the Course Catalog and are for review purposes only. Several factors influence the sequencing of those courses including: transfer credits, AP credits, academic year entering the program and programmatic changes. Students should refer to their individualized DegreeWorks account and consult with their Academic Advisor to ensure they meet all degree requirements in a timely manner.Film and Video Curriculum

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    Cinema & Television's John Avarese on Scoring 'The Arrangement' with Drexel Musicians

    Jan 13, 2020

    Associate Teaching Professor of Film & Television John Avarese is a musician, composer, and sound professional with over 40 feature film credits (not to mention countless short films and surround-sound planetarium features). He runs a production company, Three Professors Media, with Westphal colleagues Karin Kelly (Department Head of Cinema & Television) and Matt Kaufhold (Program Director of Screenwriting & Playwriting). For his upcoming project, The Arrangement, he’s handling all aspects of audio post-production, which has led to interesting collaborations within Westphal and across the University. We spoke with John about what’s going on behind the scenes of The Arrangement, which stars Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight, Runaway Train) and is expected for release this year.

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    DNews Emmy Win

    Oct 01, 2019

    Recent Entertainment & Arts Management graduate Kaitlynn Stein (’19), along with faculty advisor Michelle McHugh, accepted a NATAS Mid-Atlantic University/ Student Production Award at the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards in Pittsburgh this Fall for a segment on Drexel’s student-produced monthly news magazine DNews.

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