Bachelor Programs in Production

Compare 8 Bachelor Programs in Production

Earning a Bachelor in Production is an exceptional option for students who want to expand their ability to express original ideas. This degree can also enhance their understanding of the aesthetic and technical aspects of production in a collaborative environment. Students earning a degree in production learn to create, design, manage, and operate productions in a wide variety of performing and visual arts contexts.

What is a Bachelor in Production? In this program, emphasis is placed on learning how to use technology to stage, design, and operate productions and events. The constant development of teamwork with other artists trains graduates in the practical usage of production techniques in addition to developing their design skills. Students gain skills in company, stage, production management, and performance technology.

The Bachelor in Production program courses benefit those wanting to improve their career opportunities by learning at a higher level. The courses vary, but focus primarily on theater, music, and dance production. Core courses also include production processes, performance design technology, media concepts, and stage management.

Institutions’ costs vary for this program. The program length ranges from three to four years. Potential students interested in earning their degree should contact specific institutions about their course fees and registration costs.

After completing the program and earning their bachelor’s degree, individuals can find work in a diverse range of careers. One such area is directing. A graduate can also work as a producer. In this position, individuals are responsible for developing an idea, hiring the director, supervising casting, and assembling a crew. Additionally, graduates can work in cinematography, where they are responsible for shooting the film, supervising the camera and lighting departments, and overseeing and approving all aspects of the production.

Interested students should take the necessary next steps toward attaining a degree in production. Our extensive database is an excellent place for students to begin exploring their options, both geographically and educationally. There is no reason to keep your educational goals on hold. To get started with a course, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bachelor Communications and Journalism

Felician University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Rutherford Lodi + 1 more

As a communications major at Felician, you will learn to tell your stories to the world! Our close proximity to New York City makes the department an ideal place to prepare for a career in communications, journalism or videomaking. You will learn from professionals with industry experience in the "media capital of the world," including reporters in radio, television and print journalism. [+]

Bachelors in Production. As a communications major at Felician, you will learn to tell your stories to the world! Our close proximity to New York City makes the department an ideal place to prepare for a career in communications, journalism or videomaking. You will learn from professionals with industry experience in the "media capital of the world," including reporters in radio, television and print journalism. Our own student-run radio station, WRFC, is a state-of-the-art facility where you will have the opportunity to design your own show, select music and discussion topics, and run the station's digital radio equipment. The radio studio is located in the Little Theatre complex on the Rutherford Campus. The Little Theater is a 90-seat, black box theater with digital video projection and Dolby Digital 5.1 multichannel surround sound system – often used as a communications classroom for film screenings and student projects. In our fast-paced, media-driven world, employers are looking for effective communicators who can engage audiences inside and outside the organization, make effective arguments and solve problems. We are living in the “Age of Communication!” Programs Bachelor of Arts in Communications The major offers two pathways of study to pursue your special interests: Journalism/Media and Videomaking. Regardless of the concentration you choose, the courses in the core curriculum balance theory and the practical skills necessary for effective, ethical communication in a changing and complex media environment. Students in each concentration are encouraged to take courses in the other concentration in order to enhance the range... [-]

BA in Performing Arts

Link Campus University
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Italy Rome

The Performing Arts, with its three routes (Performer, FilmMaker, Producer), is able to form students capable of working in theater, film, television, museums, as well as to their own cultural startup. [+]

CONTEXT Today, the world of culture and entertainment offers great opportunities to jobs. The Performing Arts, with its three routes (Performer, FilmMaker, Producer), is able to form students capable of working in theater, film, television, museums, as well as to their own cultural startup. CHARACTERISTICS OF THE COURSE The Performing Arts course is typically unique in Italy, because It combines the features of a modern academy with a training of university ranking. Teaching, is headed by a teaching staff and professionals who have a strong relationship with the world of work, who use integrated methods of theoretical study , languages of the show together with practical experience of workshops and meetings with best know figures of show business. This gives to the students a solid cultural background and expertise in the fields of acting, directing and production. A particular attention is given to the study of English, which is essential for actors, filmmakers and cultural workers who wish to work in the thriving market production and international distribution. Lectures, workshops and open rehearsals are held at the Theatre Italy to allow students to compete r with the space and the atmosphere of a real theatre. [-]

Bachelor (BFA) Film

California College of the Arts
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Oakland San Francisco + 1 more

The moving image is today’s leading form of communication. That’s why understanding the art and craft of filmmaking is more important than ever. [+]

Bachelors in Production. The moving image is today’s leading form of communication. That’s why understanding the art and craft of filmmaking is more important than ever. Make Films -- Make Them Matter In the Film Program at CCA, mastering the fundamentals is only the beginning. We help you move beyond convention to break new ground in storytelling and the art of filmmaking -- on the big screen, on small screens, and beyond. Your BFA in Film prepares and inspires you to become a creative visionary of the future. Create the Future of Filmmaking You’ll make many films at CCA, from your first semester through your final senior project. You’ll be challenged by cutting-edge methods and ideas. You’ll experience life as an artist in the dynamic creative community of the San Francisco Bay Area. CCA’s interdisciplinary environment lets you collaborate with students in other programs such as Photography, Painting/Drawing, and Writing and Literature to develop innovative ways of making and learning. Renowned Faculty, Guest Artists & Lecturers Co-chaired by Academy Award-winning director Rob Epstein and filmmaker/composer Brook Hinton, the Film Program’s expert faculty of working filmmakers and media artists are shaping the future of cinema and media art. Interdisciplinary artists such as Jeanne C. Finley and Lynn Marie Kirby bring a diversity of practices that benefits students. Our program also attracts world-class visiting artists and lecturers, including maverick film industry leaders who engage students in our unique master classes. Past visitors have included Gus Van Sant and John Waters. Learning Outcomes... [-]

Bachelor of Film

SAE Institute UAE
Campus Full time 2 - 3 years September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The SAE Bachelor of Film is a hands-on filmmaking course covering tactile hard skill elements of filmmaking in the modern era. New forms of film distribution have changed the film-viewing environment but the foundation skills needed to create films are still core to the future of film production. [+]

COURSE OVERVIEW The SAE Bachelor of Film is a hands-on filmmaking course covering tactile hard skill elements of filmmaking in the modern era. New forms of film distribution have changed the film-viewing environment but the foundation skills needed to create films are still core to the future of film production. Soft skills are invaluable attributes for students and are taught through the organising of film productions at the student level. Communication, scheduling, and organisational skills are the core of the Studio Units delivered in Stage II alongside the foundational skills learnt. Creation of high quality short films with high production values lead students through this combined technical and people oriented delivery giving them the springboard to all areas of filmmaking. You will undertake specialised units designed for students to participate in real-world projects under the guidance of expert SAE staff. With this unique teaching style, you will demonstrate your skills and technical knowledge in a collaborative and creative studio-based learning environment. Your Studies: Each degree program is broken up into discrete stages, each designed to promote different skills. Stage I – Foundational Skills Development In Stage I, you will undertake a number of foundational units which will give you the essential technical skills and knowledge not only relevant to your discipline area, but also give you the skills required to collaborate with other creative media students and professionals in later stages of the program. Introduction to cinematography and film production Post-production principles and techniques Storytelling for contemporary media Critical thinking... [-]

Bachelor International Theater Production

Ohio Northern University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Columbus

Our unique program focuses on theatrical design, production and stage management – in the U.S. and internationally. You’ll graduate with a solid knowledge of the cultural and practical differences in theatre production, which will prepare you for a wide range of careers in theatre, opera and touring productions. [+]

Bachelors in Production. GET BEHIND THE MAGIC Our unique program focuses on theatrical design, production and stage management – in the U.S. and internationally. You’ll graduate with a solid knowledge of the cultural and practical differences in theatre production, which will prepare you for a wide range of careers in theatre, opera and touring productions. We may be small, but our opportunities are big. In fact, our theatre program rivals what you’d find at a conservatory. Our international theatre production students stage dozens of campus and community productions. They interact with renowned designers, directors, playwrights and choreographers from the U.S. and countries like Scotland, Estonia, Ireland, Mexico and England. They travel each year to the United States Institute of Theatre Technology conference so our students can make contacts with employers and companies from all over the United States. They land incredible internships with theatre companies, and they study abroad. Here, you’ll be part of a family. You’ll enjoy small class sizes and amazing friendships. Our distinguished professors will bring out the best in you from the moment you arrive on campus until you graduate. They will become personally invested in your success. On campus, you’ll study and work in top-notch facilities with the latest equipment. The Freed Center for the Performing Arts includes a 550-seat proscenium theatre, a 132-seat studio theatre, rehearsal rooms, scenic and costume shops, smart classrooms, and a computer lab. Let’s be real; international theatre production is a competitive field. It won’t be easy to carve out... [-]

Bachelor in Filmmaking

Maharishi University Of Management
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Fairfield

The concentration in Filmmaking teaches you the skills you need to share your message with the world. [+]

FILMMAKING The concentration in Filmmaking teaches you the skills you need to share your message with the world. Create cinema-quality videos using our high-definition cameras, filming studios, professional lighting, green screens, animation facilities, and more. You’ll master the latest technology and equipment. Choose your own projects while learning from successful professionals, in an environment that will support your creative and personal growth. Explore a variety of styles, including documentary, creative, animated, and feature films. You’ll learn and practice the entire filmmaking process — from initial concept through screenwriting, directing, shooting, editing, and production. And gain professional on-set experience working as part of a film crew in project-based courses and internships. In the Filmmaking concentration you will be able to choose your own projects, develop your portfolio and gain expertise in areas including: Producing Directing Editing Cinematography Lighting Screenwriting Animation & special effects Web/radio broadcasting [-]

Bachelor in Cinematic Arts

Multimedia University
Campus Full time 1 - 3 years January 2018 Malaysia Cyberjaya

Multimedia University’s degree programme, the Bachelor of Cinematic Arts (Honours), CAP, is an innovative programme that enables students to explore a range of cinematic arts forms as well as the social and industrial contexts in which they are produced and consumed. [+]

Bachelors in Production. Multimedia University’s degree programme, the Bachelor of Cinematic Arts (Honours), CAP, is an innovative programme that enables students to explore a range of cinematic arts forms as well as the social and industrial contexts in which they are produced and consumed. The FCM Cinematics Arts programme offers a unique Asian worldwide perspective, from the Malaysian, Korean, and other Asian film industries to the Hollywood cinema, students will have opportunities to explore their own ideas and interests, supported by academic staff who have experience film making themselves. The modules covered in the programme examines a wide range of past, recent and contemporary production for both big screen and small with heavy emphasis on technology and industry driven connections. CAP takes an innovative, comprehensive and flexible approach to the “script-to-screen” method of filmmaking where students begin their studies with the basics of ideation and storyboarding right up to producing their own works. Students of the programme will be equipped with key disciplines such as screenwriting, production management, cinematography, sound production, art direction, and much more to ensure that they evolve into creative filmmakers with the ability to work individually or in a team. The degree has been developed in collaboration with the University of Southern California (USC), one of the best film schools in the world that has renowned film producers such as Jeffrey Katzenberg, George Lucas,Sidney Poitier, Steven Spielberg and Robert Zemeckis among its board of councilors. Together with USC, Multimedia University has developed course modules that are... [-]

Bachelor of Art & Design - 3D Animation & Visual Effects

Media Design School
Campus Full time 3 years February 2017 New Zealand Auckland

The Bachelor of Art and Design (3D Animation and Visual Effects) delivers a comprehensive technical skillset and essential project experience [+]

Create the impossible. Develop stunning 3D Animation and imagery and learn how to use visual effects to blow stuff up...without accidentally blowing your computer up! Our award-winning faculty will take you on an immersive journey; teaching you the basics of modelling, rendering, lighting, and technical direction that will culminate with you being a part of an amazing, industry-level short film in your final year. Careers & Industry To succeed in the film post-production industry, you'll need to be proficient and confident in using industry standard visual effects software. You'll also need experience applying creative thinking and problem solving in a collaborative and demanding environment. Employers value our graduates because this course focuses on the technical skills and soft skills you'll need in the industry. Your first year will begin with an eight week introduction to the world of computer graphics. You'll finish the year by working on an intensive yet rewarding short 3D production that will ensure you have the academic foundation and the skills you need to progress throughout your degree. During your second year, you'll be asked to pick a specialisation in visual effects, technical studies or 3D animation, which will enable you to fine-tune your particular skill set. Your final year will see you working on a number of industry level productions that will culminate with you being a part of an amazing, state-of-the-art short film. You'll also finish your final year with a research project that will provide you with the skills to take your knowledge... [-]