This 12-credit Documentary Arts and Ethnographic Research Certificate at is designed for Temple University students who are passionately curious about the world around them and want to explore, understand and incorporate its diversity into their artistic and scholarly projects.
- new media in documentary contexts, such as mobile media;
- the political landscapes that shape how images are made, distributed and used worldwide;
- the relationships between artistic, humanistic and scientific visual research methods; and
- the use of visual media in indigenous, diaspora and non-Western communities.
With a certificate in Documentary Arts and Ethnographic Research comes great opportunity to pursue careers in film and media.
Some of the careers available to students who earn this certificate include
- camera operator,
- director of photography,
- documentary sound designer,
- ethnographic research interviewer,
- film researcher,
- producer and
- Cinematography Workshop
- Audio Production and Aesthetics
- Lighting for Film & Video
- Scene Analysis for Writers and Directors
- Writing for Media
- Adaptation and Docudrama: Screen and Television Writing from Pre-Existing Source Material
- Topics in Production
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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DisciplinesFilm, Photography & Media Ethnic Studies View 153 other Masters in Ethnic Studies in United States
- Letters of Reference:1
- Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline
- Statement of Goals: Describe your reasons for pursuing the certificate in Documentary Arts and Ethnographic Research in 250 words.
International5764 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1441 USD per credit during 36 months.
National5764 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1441 USD per credit during 36 months.
In-State4312 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1078 USD per credit during 36 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.