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L V Prasad College of Media Studies

Chennai Campus

PG Diploma & dIPLOMA Programs

PG Courses

  • Two-year PG Diploma in Direction

LVPA’s Film Direction Course emphasizes both theory and hands-on experience. Students

gain invaluable experience directing their own films and serving as crew members on other

students’ projects. The craft of direction encompasses cinema language, storytelling, staging and

blocking for camera and actors, and collaborating with cast and crew on film projects. Direction

students are encouraged to cultivate and articulate both voice and vision in their creative work.

  • Two years PG Diploma in Cinematography

LVPA is committed to giving aspiring cinematographers the professional skills they need in order to

work in the industry. In this program, students learn the theoretical and practical skills necessary for

visual storytelling in films, television shows, or web series. Students work on multiple projects.

  • One Year PG Diploma in Editing

LVPA makes the aspiring editors to master the language of cinema so that they can thoughtfully and

intentionally select, arrange, trim and pace camera footage to transform it into powerful and coherent

stories. In addition to editing, students learn colour grading, and compositing. They work with

final year students of Direction and Cinematography on diploma films.

  • One Year PG Diploma in Sound Design & Music Production

Students in this program are trained in the concept and principles of sound recording and design, as

well as practical aspects of recording and mixing, using industry-standard tools for 5.1 and Atmos

mixing. Students work with final year students of Direction and Cinematography on diploma films.

In Music Production, Students will understand the Soundtrack Industry. Studying Music Theory.

Mixing and Editing Music for Visual Media.

Diploma Courses

Diploma in Screen Acting – 1 Year

The one-year Screen Acting diploma at LVPA focuses on acting for the screen in front of the camera.

In addition to coursework in acting technique, you will enroll in fundamental film classes such as film

language and film history to enhance your understanding of acting for the screen. The students also work on

actual film projects with student directors and crews.

UG Programs

UG – COURSES

  •  BFA – 4 Years
  • B.Sc VISUAL MEDIA – 3 Years*Note:
    *Conditions Apply

FOR UG PROGRAM:

 

  • All applicants will be required to undergo the PCAT (Prasad Creative Assessment Test). The dates for the online examination will be communicated in advance to all candidates.
  • Twelfth pass in any discipline may apply for the UG Courses in BFA in filmmaking, Visual effects, Media technology, Visual Media
  • Students pursuing 12th may also apply
  • International students may apply complying with the relevant/ equivalent requirements mentioned above.
  • Where applicable, candidates must complete all arrears before joining LVPCMS
  • Once selected, Semester Fee details will be communicated to the student in the admission letter. There is no Refund for any course registered at LVPCMS.
  • Payment has to be done through a demand draft drawn in favour of ‘L V Prasad College of Media Studies’, payable at Chennai or through Bank Transfer. Cash payment will not be accepted.
  • Eligibility for Course: Pass in Plus two school examination / Equivalent
  • The Application fee of Rs.500/- (Rupees Five Hundred only) has to be paid online by clicking the button below. After the successful transaction you will be redirected to the Application page and you will get a confirmation email/SMS from PayuMoney.
  • You can use Credit Card, Debit Card and also Internet banking for the online transaction
  • The date of the online examination will be informed through email
PG DIPLOMA IN DIRECTION

Names like Francis Ford Coppola or Satyajit Ray evoke images of pure magic brought to the screen by these talented directors. Directors transform ideas into screen-reality

PG DIPLOMA IN CINEMATOGRAPHY

The principles and conventions of editing drive how narrative films are shot.Each visual element that appears on screen, can serve and enhance the story

PG DIPLOMA IN EDITING

The principles and conventions of editing drive how narrative films are shot, editing is not just about learning software but also about understanding narrative structure and performance

PG DiPLOMA IN SOUND DESIGN & Production

Sound designers are responsible for interpreting a director’s ideas, visions and thoughts and creating a soundtrack which complements the onscreen visual storytelling as it unfolds.

Certificate Programs

Certification Programs

  • Digital Cinematography using RED – 12 Weekend Program

This program provides students the knowledge of equipment, cameras & lensing (Sony FS100 &

Sony FS700, RED MX) 3-point lighting, film aesthetics, real time production, color correction in this

program.

  • Direction for Film and TV – 15 Weekend Program

This 15 weekend course will provide comprehensive training in producing short films for cinema and

television, taught by senior and experienced faculty and practicing filmmakers.

  • Acting for Cinema – 15 Weekend Program

In general this course is specially designed for anyone who wants to try a career in acting for Cinema

and Television and in particular designed for working men and women who wants to sharpen their

skill in acting for Film and Television.

  • Film Direction Preparation and Practice – 15 Weekend Program

This is a 120 Hrs (30 hrs – Online, 90 hrs – Campus and Project) program. Anyone with an interest

in filmmaking is eligible for this course. The course will provide you an opportunity to explore the

nuances of Film Direction.

  • Editing and Color Grading – Preparation and practice – 12 Weekend Program

This is a 96 Hrs (24 hrs – Online, 72 hrs – Campus and Project) program. Anyone with an interest in

Editing & Colour Grading is eligible for this course. The course will provide you an opportunity to

explore about the nuances of Editing & Colour Grading.

BFA in Filmmaking

4 years – Authorized Collaborative Institution of Alagappa University

The two primary goals of the B.F.A programme in Filmmaking are: to introduce aspiring filmmakers

to all aspects of one of the most powerful storytelling media formats in the world; and to help filmmaking

students develop and express their creative voice as cinematic storytellers. Students take courses in direction,

producing, screenwriting, cinematography, editing, and sound design. Our courses are taught by professional

faculty, with academic qualifications from recognized Indian and international film schools. Students produce

original content while working on film productions of increasing complexity each year. After graduation,

student may pursue higher studies in media, communications, or film studies; join the filmmaking industry; or

work in government/non-governmental media departments.

“DAVINCI RESOLVE TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION PROGRAMME”

You will expand on your introductory knowledge and learn advanced color correction and editing techniques. You will gain hands-on experience with editing, grading, and mixing, and mastering deliverables…

DIGITAL CINEMATOGRAPHY USING RED

Knowledge of equipment, cameras & lensing (Sony FS100 & Sony FS700, RED MX) 3-point lighting, film aesthetics, real time production, color correction

EDITING & COLOUR GRADING – PREPARATION AND PRACTICE

Anyone with an interest in Editing & Colour Grading is eligible for this course. The course will provide you an opportunity to explore about the nuances of Editing & Colour Grading.

FILM DIRECTION PREPARATION & PRACTICE

 

Anyone with an interest in filmmaking is eligible for this course. The course will provide you an opportunity to explore the nuances of Film Direction.

DIRECTION FOR FILM & TV

This 15 weekend course will provide comprehensive training in producing short films for cinema and television, taught by senior and experienced faculty and practicing filmmakers.

ACTING FOR CINEMA

In general this course is specially designed for anyone who wants to try a career in acting for Cinema and Television and in particular designed for working men and women who wants to sharpen their skill in acting for Film and Television.

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