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Interior Design - Set Decorator for TV and Film Certificate of Specialization

This certificate is designed to prepare students for internships and employment opportunities as production assistants in TV and film.

Upon completion of the certificate program, students will be able to pursue the following positions: Prop house worker, prop house consultant, set dresser, assistant set dresser, on-set dresser, lead of set decoration department, swing gang worker, and set decorator for small non-union productions. Students will obtain the following skills and knowledge: color application, identification of period history, the application of principles and elements of design, and the ability to obtain trade resources.

Certificate Student Learning Outcome:
Students will be able to demonstrate proficiency in the core skills and knowledge required for employment as a set decorator for TV, film or theatre.

Program Requirements:
Units Required: 17

Introduction to Interior Design | 3 units
Applied Color for Designers | 3 units
Introduction to Production Design | 3 units
Trade Resources for TV, Film, and Theatre | 2 units

Plus six units from the following:

Digital Illustration for Architecture and Interior Design | 2 units
Digital Illustration for Architecture and Interior Design | 2 units
Art and Accessories in Interior Design | 1 unit
Introduction to Interior Design Lab | 1 unit
Architecture and Interiors History: Antiquity - Classical Revival | 3 units
Architecture and Interiors History: Classical Revival - Post Modern | 3 units

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