M.A. Film and Media

Course Overview

The Film and Media program at JAIN (Deemed-to-be University) stands out as a one-of-a-kind offering, meticulously crafted in alignment with the international standard benchmark statements set forth by the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) in the United Kingdom. This distinctive course strikes a harmonious balance between theory and practice, equipping students with a comprehensive understanding of the theoretical foundations that underpin the art of film production while also empowering them to adeptly apply this knowledge in practical settings. Consequently, our program not only nurtures students' creative prowess but also equips them with the skills and competencies necessary to excel in the dynamic film and media industry.

Course Highlights
  1. Film Making & Digital Production enables career in Indian Film and Television industry
  2. The Program enables students to become a creative thinker, creative film producer and Film and Television managerial professional.
  3. Discover the filmmaking art and craft also develop entrepreneurial skills to enable you to create and market movies.
  4. Employability is the core of our program which creates an opportunity to discover which of the many roles in film making is your passion.
Course Commencement

Date : August 2024

Eligibility

The qualification required to apply for the program is a minimum of 50% marks in the respective bachelor's degree from a recognized university

Career Path
  1. Interactive Media
  2. Film and Video Production
  3. Television
  4. Digital/Mobile Media
  5. Video games design
  6. Web Series Production
Curriculum Structure

Courses across the Semesters for M.A. Film and Media are as below:

Semester 1
  1. EVOLUTION OF FILM AND TECHNOLOGY
  2. ELEMENTS OF VISUAL ART
  3. STORYBOARDING FOR VIDEO AND FILM
  4. FILM APPRECIATION
  5. PHOTOGRAPHY AND VISUAL COMPOSITION
  6. BASICS OF PHOTOJOURNALISM
  7. RESEARCH ARTICLE 1
Semester 2
  1. FILM DIRECTION 1
  2. STORY, SCREENPLAY, AND DIALOGUE WRITING 1
  3. ADVANCED CINEMATOGRAPHY - I
  4. ADVANCED VIDEO EDITING - I
  5. PCL I - RESEARCH AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROJECT
  6. Open Elective
  7. RESEARCH ARTICLE 2

Semester 3
  1. FILM DIRECTION 2
  2. STORY, SCREENPLAY, AND DIALOGUE WRITING 2
  3. ADVANCED CINEMATOGRAPHY - II
  4. ADVANCED VIDEO EDITING - II
  5. SYNCHRONIZED SOUND RECORDING
  6. FILM PRODUCTION DESIGN
Semester 4
  1. "FUNDAMENTAL OF VFX (ONSET SHOOT SUPERVISION, COMPOSITING, CGI INCORPORATING IN MOVING SHOT)"
  2. ADVERTISEMENT FILM PRODUCTION
  3. MAJOR PROJECT
  4. RESEARCH ARTICLE 3

Note:
Courses on offer are subject to change between semesters/academic years depending on relevant recommendations from experts in industry, academia and other important stakeholders

Exploring Opportunities Following M.A

Upon completing the Film and Media program at JAIN (Deemed-to-be University), students open the door to a wide array of exciting career opportunities within the vibrant and ever-evolving film and media industry. Here is a prospective list of roles and career paths that students can pursue:

  1. Film Director
  2. Cinematographer
  3. Film Editor
  4. Screenwriter
  5. Producer
  6. Television Producer/Showrunner
  7. Film and Media Educator
  8. Film and Media Entrepreneur

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