Digital Video Intensive
Intensive Certificate (MULT 9339)
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The Bay Area's Original Digital Filmmaking Program (Est. 2002)
SF State Extended Learning's Digital Video Intensive certificate is a full-time 32 CEU (Continuing Education Unit) course.
Immerse yourself! SF State Extended Learning's Digital Video Intensive has been training students from the ground up in the technical, creative and business aspects of filmmaking since 2002. Graduates have gone on to become independent filmmakers, as well as work for leading media outlets such as NBC/Universal, FOX, ABC, CBS, SF Giants, NFL Sports, ESPN, Sirens Media, Apple, and PBS.
In the DVI, crucial skills and knowledge are taught by active professionals from various areas of the film and video industries. Students come from across the U.S. and abroad, and have ranged in age from teens to 70s.
The DVI runs twice a year (spring and fall) and is limited to 10 students.
Spring 2013: February 25 - June 14, 2013
Fall 2013: August 26 - December 13, 2013
Spring 2014: February 17 - June 6, 2014
The tuition for the DVI is $9,995 (US dollars). This includes instructional materials, use of equipment, reserved labs, and a FireWire hard drive. Students are responsible for supplying their own blank media (video tape and blank DVD-Rs). SF State Extended Learning certificate programs also require a $50 non-refundable application fee.
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- Digital Video Intensive Application (PDF)
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International Students - Study in San Francisco, Bay Area, California
International students who are interested and would like more information about obtaining a student visa or locating housing can visit the Office of International Programs (OIP) on the SF State campus or go to the Office of International Program website. Also, please see our International Students page.
Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL)
This program is part of California's Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL), which provides employment training for adults and dislocated workers. Learn more about the Eligible Training Provider List.
For more information please see the Digital Video Intensive website.