BA (Hons) Digital Film Production

General

Program Description

The BA (Hons) Digital Film Production explores the creative and professional aspects of film production including short film and documentary, scriptwriting, sound design, acting, transmedia content creation, post-production, entrepreneurship and internship with the widest and most value-added applications.

The program aims to produce versatile creative producers who are skilled in audio-visual production and transmedia application across multiple screens to enhance capability and competency in Malaysia’s growing creative economy. The expertise acquired in this program will be relevant to a diverse range of conventional and new career options within and beyond the current media landscape that has been revolutionized by digital technology.

Intakes

March & August

Duration

3 Years (full-time)

Career Prospects

  • Audio-Visual Producer
  • Transmedia Designer
  • Documentary Filmmaker
  • Creative Entrepreneur
  • Videographer
  • Director
  • Production Designer
  • Video Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Mobile Content Designer
  • Cinematographer
  • Sound Designer
  • Digital Project Coordination Specialist
  • Post Production Producer
  • Editor
  • Art Director
  • Actor
  • Production Manager
  • Production Planner
  • Casting Director
  • Lighting Technician
  • Location Manager
  • Camera Operator
  • Sound Recordist
  • Social Media Producer
  • Journalist
  • Writer
  • Artiste Management
  • Publicist
  • Events Management
  • Distributor
  • TV Executive
  • Station Manager
  • Studio Owner
  • Media Analyst
  • Media Buyer
  • TV Host
  • Copywriter
  • Account Executive
  • Archivist
  • Researcher
  • Educator
  • Fixer

Modules

  • Introduction to Filmmaking
  • Filmmaking: Documentary
  • Editing Techniques 1
  • Scriptwriting
  • Film Studies
  • World Cinema
  • Media & Cultural Studies
  • Acting & Improvisation
  • Acting & Text
  • Academic Writing & Communication Skills
  • Filmmaking: Short Film
  • Editing Techniques 2
  • Media Writing
  • Collaborative Projects
  • Film Scoring
  • Principles of Media Practice
  • Research Methods
  • Asian Cinema
  • Visual Culture
  • Screen Acting
  • Creative Project: Short Film
  • Creative Project: Documentary
  • Research Project
  • Arts & Society in Malaysia
  • Internship

Entry Requirement

  • STPM: Average C or CGPA 2.0 (minimum 2 Principals)
  • A Level: minimum 8 points
  • Australian Matriculation: ATAR 55
  • Canadian Matriculation: 55%
  • MUFY: 55%
  • Sunway Foundation in Arts: CGPA 2.0
  • Sunway Foundation in Science and Technology: CGPA 2.0
  • UEC: Maximum 28 points from 5 subjects (all Grade Bs)
  • IB: Completed with minimum 24 points (excluding bonus points)
Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

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For almost 30 years Sunway University has established a reputation both in Malaysia and overseas, as an inspiring educational leader. Perfectly harnessing the highest quality of academic personnel and an exceptionally diverse range of programmes any global educational powerhouse would be proud of. Read less