Associate of Applied Science Degree

  • Streaming Television & Broadcast Production
    This creative program trains students in essential media production fundamentals, skills and techniques using cutting-edge industry tools.  Balancing the art, craft and business of multimedia storytelling for evolving forms of TV, students develop projects from concept to completion, integrating studio/field production, interactive development, post-production workflow, and use of the latest distribution technologies to share work across platforms for impact. An embedded “community media track” includes apprenticeship style internships and co-creation opportunities with on-site Austin PBS, ACC-TV and off-site industry collaborators.
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  • Film & Emerging Media Production
    This interdisciplinary degree focuses on the development of agile skill sets across intersecting creative media fields. The program balances the art, technological craft and business of screen storytelling through immersive coursework in digital filmmaking and media production, including integrated option areas to take classes across different departments such as digital imaging, visual effects and marketing. Culminating capstone courses include internship and digital portfolio options.
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Students in the Film & Emerging Media Production AAS can further evolve their multidisciplinary skills by taking classes in other Arts, Digital Media & Communication Division departments including:

Visual Communications

Game Design, Animation & Motion Graphics

Music Business Performance and Technology

Drama/Technical Theatre

We also partner with Professional Photography to embed RTF classes in their following degree:

  • Photography Visual Mixed Media Specialization
    The Associate of Applied Science in Photography with a specialization in Visual Mixed Media degree prepares contemporary visual artists to communicate effectively with both still and moving images. Graduates of this specialization pursue careers in advertising, art, and film industries. Degree Plan, Program Map.

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