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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 II (THE138)

Introduction to Acting for the Camera II (THE138)
48 hours (16 weeks).
The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts, 39 West 19th Street, New York, NY.
September 2006 - July 2007.
Learner Outcomes: 
Interpret a role with acquired skills; bring that work to a set and integrate it with the technical demands of film and television acting.
The purpose of this course is to ensure students understand and develop the skills needed to be able to approach a role, and to understand the given circumstances of a scene and translate them into a truthful human and emotional experience. The class works toward an actor's ownership of the character and being able to sustain the work while meeting the specific needs of a performance.
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).