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Get the Degree with a Guarantee!

Our new degree program offers you guaranteed admission to a California State University (CSU) in the Film, Television and Electronic Media major. We are the only community college in the area to be able to offer this.

You select your path toward a career in film or television – complete at least 6 of our courses toward your Associate in Science for Transfer (AS-T), fulfill the college’s undergraduate requirements for a total of 60 units, and be assured there will be a spot for you in the CSU system.

About Ohlone College Broadcasting

Ohlone College Broadcasting: Film & Television offers hands-on classes in film production, directing a short film, classes in video editing using Premiere, AVID and Edius software, classes in TV news. Documentary production, shooting professional quality video, and developing a variety of production skills.  We are The Bay Area's TV & Video Lab.

Ohlone College Broadcasting: Film & Televison gives you the training that is essential to get a job in the film or television industry, film editing, film production and TV production, including sitcoms, entertainment shows, documentary production or TV news..

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Ohlone College Broadcasting: Film & Television graduates are working at KTVU-TV, KPIX, KRON, CBS Sports, WFAA Dallas, KSBW, BBC Entertainment, Showtime Networks, Start Trek Films, Cartoon Network, and many, many other TV stations and production houses.

See how our graduates are doing!

Our instructors are working professionals.

Ohlone College Broadcasting: Film & Television instructors are industry professionals who have worked for Paramount Pictures, United Artists, Warner Brothers, Disney, FOX, NBC Nightly News, KTVU, KPIX, KRON, and KNTV.

Spring 2019 Classes

Beginning Film & Video Production

Students write, produce and direct their own short films. 

Beginning Docuumentary Production

Students work in groups to develop, and produce short documentaries.

Digital Video and Lighting (learn to shoot like a pro)

Train to shoot professional quality video for TV & web. Taught by professional TV cameraman William Moore.

Live Television News (in front of the camera)

Report, produce,  anchor for  a live TV newscast that airs on Comcast each week. Learn to write, shoot and edit news video. Taught by TV news reporter Bill Schechner.

Studio Production (behind the camera)

Learn commercial television production skills: Directing, studio camera, switcher, Teleprompter, chyron, audio.

Video Editing for Film and Television

Learn video editing using Premiere, AVID and Edius video editing software. The basics of video editing including creating video clips for the web, short films, commercials, and video for television.

Filmed at Ohlone College TV Center with BRDC 150 student crew members

For more information about Film and TV classes at Ohlone College, please call Gary Kauf (510) 918-3600.

Television Control Room.

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