The January 2021 program will meet remotely/online.
Gain insight into the entertainment industry from Hollywood professionals.
How does an aspiring artist navigate the Hollywood entertainment industry? Through meetings with industry professionals in Film, Television, Music, Theatre, Dramatic Writing, Games and Interactive Media and Casting and visits to various locations, you will learn expectations, industry standards, and professional practices to apply when transitioning from student to a creative professional.
"I gained the academic experience of a lifetime and invaluable exposure to the world of entertainment. I learned so much listening to the different speakers, who are esteemed professionals in the world of film, music, and television."
This course provides an introductory framework for understanding the dynamics of entering the entertainment and media industry in Hollywood. Through meetings with industry professionals in Film, Television, Music, Theatre, Dramatic Writing, Games and Interactive Media and Casting, you will learn expectations, industry standards, and professional practices to apply when transitioning from student to a creative professional. You will also understand the specific job functions that are required to effectively and efficiently complete productions. The course aims to build a body of knowledge and information through understanding the various roles and professions that cut across all the competencies required for the industry professional to effectively function as a key member and in most cases, the leader of the creative and business team, assembled to complete a project.
Since the January 2021 program is meeting online, international students may apply but will need to attend the class from 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST.
When the program is offered in Los Angeles, we are unable to host any international students who require an F1 or J1 visa to study in the United States.
The course will meet online at the following dates and times:
Monday, January 11, 2021 - Thursday, January 14, 2021, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST
Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - Thursday, January 21, 2021, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST
Eligibility: Open to full-time undergraduate NYU students.
NYU international students: Contact the Office of Global Services to find out if you are eligible for this program based on your present visa status. If OGS confirms you are eligible, please request an email confirmation from them and upload it into your program application.