Bachelor of Communication (Honours) – Film Major is a retitling of the programme Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Communication - Film and Media Arts since Academic Year 2016-17.

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  Overview

This Major offers a unique integration of two Concentrations: Animation and Media Arts Concentration, Film and Television Concentration - to equip students with the knowledge required to develop careers in the creative industries, such as audio-visual production, digital animation, interactive gaming, visual design and media- or arts-related administration.

  Two Concentrations

Animation and Media Arts

Animation and Media Arts Concentration offers a comprehensive curriculum of animation and media arts, with a focus on digital animation. The curriculum comprises foundational courses in storytelling, visual arts and creative thinking, as well as advanced courses in digital animation. Students can also choose to specialize in selected areas such as interactive media, game and graphic design through a wide range of advanced level courses.

Film and Television

Film and Television Concentration provides broad training in film, video and television, with attention to relevant areas of theory, history, and practice.

  Career prospects

Career prospects for graduates of the Film Major include creative content industries, such as network TV, film, broadcasting, cable TV, multimedia, animation, online and interactive application development, visual graphic design and creative communication, and other sectors involved in the use of electronic image-sound media, such as public relations and advertising, IT, education, publishing, corporate communication, arts and media administration and management and journalism.