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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts | Evaluated Learning Experience

Introduction to the Camera for Actors I (THE126)

Introduction to Acting for the Camera 1 (THE126)
48 hours (16 weeks).
The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts, 39 West 19th Street, New York, NY.

September 2006 - December 2013. 

Learner Outcomes: 
Technically meet the responsibilities on a film or television set and be aware of who everyone else is on a professional set and what their jobs are.
Students learn the technical aspects of working on a set with both single camera and multi camera set ups. The student becomes familiar with everyone's job on the set that is important to an actor, and familiar with set terminology. Professional behavior and the actor's responsibility in the work environment are stressed.
Credit recommendation: 
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category or in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 2 semester hours in Theatre, Drama, Communications, or Radio and Television (7/07) (6/08 revalidation).