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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

Scene Study II for Film and TV (THE251)

48 hours (16 weeks).
The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts, 39 West 19th Street, New York, NY.
September 2004 - December 2006.
Learner Outcomes: 
Continuation of Scene Study I for Film and TV (THE250); apply the foundation and deeper principles of acting technique to accommodate camera shots from structured scenes to rough score of a scene.
Structure of an action; given circumstances; intention; obstacle and strategy; over the shoulder closeup; the shoulder upshot; the closeup and the extreme closeup; behavior before words; action before thought; the actor's continuum; generalized vs. specific behavior; tools and controls; director speak vs. actor speak; MOS-Motion Only Shot. (Prerequisite: Scene Study I for Film and TV (THE250).)
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 (7/04) (7/07 revalidation).