Certificate program in film - screenwriting track
HEGIS code 5008
NYS SED program code 87520

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Program/Department Advisers

Office Hours
Kenny, Judith Director of Academic Affairs and Operations   201 West End Building judith.kenny76 @ brooklyn.cuny.edu By appointment only


Admission requirements
Those students who do not have a baccalaureate degree must have received a high school diploma or the equivalent for admission to this program and must successfully complete the CUNY Basic Skills Assessment Tests.
Program requirements: Screenwriting track (30 credits)

Students must complete a program consisting of Film 1101, 2115, 2116, 2901, 1201, 1301, 2301, 3301, 4301, and any three-credit film studies course numbered 2100 or higher.

The department chairperson or designee may allow substitutions consistent with the educational goals of the program for one or more requirements in either track.

Students must complete each required course with a grade of C or higher except in specific instances in which a grade of B or higher is stipulated. Certificate students who have received transfer credits from other colleges must complete a minimum of 21 credits in the Department of Film at Brooklyn College.

The Department of Film will permit certificate students, on request, to enroll in some prerequisite courses as corequisites.

Students who desire full-time enrollment status in the certificate program must have a plan of study approved by the chairperson of the Department of Film before registering for classes.