Curriculum Structure
Film AND TELEVISION Major - Professional Option

Programme in the 4-year curriculum requires 128 units for graduation, which is distributed into four key components: Major Required Courses, Major Elective Courses, General Education and Free Electives as follows:

Professional option Units
Major Required Courses 70
Major Elective Courses 12
General Education Courses 31
Free Electives 15
Total 128


  Course List for Professional Option

Major Required Courses 70 units
FILM2005        History of Cinema 3 units
FILM2006        Introduction to Production 3 units
FILM2008-9    Practicum I 0 unit
FILM2047        Storytelling 3 units
FILM2065        Cinematography 3 units
FILM2066        Reading Literature 3 units
FILM2067        The Art of Script Writing 6 units
FILM3006        Film Sound 3 units
FILM3008-9    Practicum II 0 unit
FILM3016        Non-fiction Film 3 units
FILM3035        Chinese-language Cinema 3 units
FILM3076        Screen Acting Workshop 3 units
FILM3077        The Art of Documentary Film 3 units
FILM3116         The Art of Editing 3 units
FILM3125         Honours Project Preparation Workshop 1 unit
FILM3126         Post Production Workshop I 3 units
FILM3127         Post Production Workshop II 3 units
FILM4035         Production Management 3 units
FILM4047        Film Theory and Criticism 3 units
FILM4055        Television and New Media 3 units
FILM4065         Art Direction 3 units
FILM4086        Film Directing 6 units
Honours Project          
FILM4878-9     Honours Project in Film and Television 6 units
Major Elective Courses 12 units
FILM1005       Transnational History of Animation 3 units
FILM1006       Fundamentals of 2D and 3D Production 3 units
FILM2007        Principles of Photo-imaging 3 units
FILM2035        Fundamentals of Computer Graphics 3 units
FILM2037        Fundamentals of Media Arts 3 units
FILM2045        Art History 3 units
FILM2057        Visual Expression 3 units
FILM2075        Film Stardom 3 units
FILM3025        Digital Aesthetics and Practices 3 units
FILM3026        Documentary Photography 3 units
FILM3027        Television Studio Production 3 units
FILM3045        Creative Arts and Visual Strategy 3 units
FILM3047        Hollywood Cinema 3 units
FILM3066       Television/Streaming Programming and Concepts 3 units
FILM3067        Creative Media Management 3 units
FILM3085        Film Music and Sound Design 3 units
FILM3086        Independent Cinema 3 units
FILM3097        Hong Kong Cinema 3 units
FILM3106        Sound Design for Animation 3 units
FILM3107        Interactive Graphics 3 units
FILM3115         Virtual World: Design and Interaction 3 units
FILM3117         Documentary Production 3 units
FILM3135        The Other Cinma: Cult, Exploitation, Experimental 3 units
FILM3136        Studies in European Cinema 3 units
FILM3145        Japanese Animation 3 units
FILM3146        Feeling Cinema: Memories and Future Storytelling 3 units
FILM3147        Entertainment 3.0: Creatuve Industries and Technology Advanced Experimental Image Processing 3 units
FILM4006       Advanced Experimental Image Processing 3 units
FILM4007       Advanced Script Writing 3 units
FILM4016        Internship 0 units
FILM4017        Motion Graphic Design 3 units
FILM4026        East Asian Cinemas: History and Current Issues 3 units
FILM4027        Special Topics in Film 3 units
FILM4046        Advanced Cinematography 3 units
FILM4056        Character Design and Storyboarding 3 units
FILM4066        Visual Effects Workshop 3 units
FILM4075        Facial Animation 3 units
FILM4076        Character Animation 3 units
FILM4077        Creative Production in Extended Reality 3 units
FILM4085        Screen Adaptation 3 units
FILM4097        Queer Media 3 units
FILM4105         Live Sound Production 3 units
FILM4106         Dolby Atmos Production 3 units
General Education 31 units
Free Electives 15 units
Graduation Requirement for Film Major 128 units