Theatre and Media Arts
 

Acting for Film and TV

Acting for Film and TV
On-camera techniques for features, sitcoms, industrials, and commercials.
TMA
224
 Hours3.0 Credit, 6.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesTMA 124; or TMA 228; BFA acting major or acting pre-major status. By audition only.
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining TMA 224
Course Outcomes: 

Script Analysis

Students will analyze a script with an eye toward camera acting.

Genre Exploration

Students will practice acting for various genres of electronic media, demonstrating competency in various acting techniques and the ability to take direction.

Self-Evaluation of Acting

Students will evaluate their individual strengths and weaknesses and modify their acting practices based upon that evaluation.

Film Language and Practice

Students will demonstrate familiarity with film language and tools of the trade in a variety of professional situations, including auditioning.