Documentary Production Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to produce nonfiction film and video. Includes instruction in film and video writing, directing, and production; film studies; history of the documentary; research techniques; videography; editing; and business aspects of film production. Is Documentary Production the right major for you?
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Documentary Production Major

What Courses Do Documentary Production Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Documentary Production majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Directing
  • Editing
  • Film Studies
  • Film Technology
  • Management
  • Production
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