Drama and film studies
Drama and film studies are Chinese first-level disciplines. The disciplines belong to the arts. The second-level majors include performances, radio and television directors, drama and film directors, broadcast and host art, drama and film literature, film and television photography and production, drama and film art design, musicology, composition theory, music performance, recording art, visual communication design, animation, digital media art, art and technology.
Drama and film studies are based on the study of the aesthetics and criticism of drama, film and television, the study of cultural and artistic attributes intertwined with electronic media, and the study of various language communication phenomena, exploring the rules of drama and film creation.
Through the consideration of the occurrence and development of contemporary film and television drama theory and practice, the theory of art and aesthetic principles are integrated into the research and creation of drama and film. On the basis of maintaining the independent regional culture and national culture, this discipline draws on the advanced European and American advanced theories of drama and film research and strives to promote the richness and holographic nature of the study of the discipline's own artistic laws. Among the five first-level disciplines in the discipline of art, drama and film studies are the study of language and narrative art.
Drama study is a study of the theory and history of drama. Drama studies are guided by the research results of philosophy and aesthetics, and are mutually referenced and promoted by neighboring disciplines such as musicology, fine arts, film science, and radio and television art. The major of drama and drama studies, setting up 15 master's degree training directions: mainly: Script-writing theory and creative practice, drama, foreign drama, Chinese opera history theory, Chinese drama, theory and practice of drama director.
Film science is the science of studying movies as social and cultural phenomena, artistic phenomena, and mass media. In China, film science is still a new subject, and its definition and scope of research are mixed. Film science is generally considered to be a branch of art. Its categories include the film development process, film aesthetic characteristics, film creation rules, film work classification and its social and aesthetic effects. Film studies appeared as an independent discipline in the international arena in the late 1940s, and gradually emerged as film art became more mature.
Radio and television art
Since the 1950s, radio and television art has developed rapidly and becomes a powerful audiovisual medium affecting all fields of society in the second half of the 20th century. The discipline focuses on the history and art theory of radio and television art. Research on the rule of the creation of radio and television literature and art, and the two secondary disciplines of art such as musicology, fine arts, art design, drama, film, and dance are closely related. TV as a communication platform, its content involves news, music, dance, etc., film and television are juxtaposed, also mainly refers to TV dramas.
The Development of Drama and Film Study——Cultivating General Education
Chinese drama and film study universities pay attention to the study of drama general education. Drama is not only a professional artistic synthesis, but drama is an implementation process under the concept of engineering. This process requires the
knowledge and ability in a variety of arts, management, economics, and marketing. This combination of knowledge and ability is the foundation for a talented person to grow.
In fact, this method of training generalist education has long existed in ancient Greek theater performances and traditional Chinese troupes. The dramatist has always been more than just a professional expert but a generalist phenomenon, which is everywhere in the history of Chinese and foreign dramas. The successful examples of European and American drama education also prove the vitality of this drama of general education. The rationality and scientific nature of this general education are confirmed by the results of its large and continuously emerging talents and works.
Chinese drama education has presented a new situation. According to the incomplete statistics of the Ministry of Education, more than 200 departments and departments have established theaters and film departments in major universities across the country. The international popularity of the drama and film talents cultivated by China's first-class professional drama film and television college, and the number of works won, also reached a small peak.
China is in such a huge turning point that it is not only a turning point in society but also a turning point in a cultural renaissance. Most schools now require students of theatrical film studies to not only learn the majors of theatrical arts, but also the courses of economics, management, art law, marketing, accounting, etc., and their general education concept can be brought into play.
China supports the development of drama film research, integrates multiple resources, integrates multiple concepts, stimulates theory and practice, and the dialogue and collision between colleges and theaters, China and the world, with a view to making new explorations on the development of drama education in China. Foreign students have a good learning environment in the study of drama and film studies in China.
The drama and film major has a wide range of employment, and graduates can do the drama and film writing and be a director. Work areas include TV stations, film and television advertising companies, teaching institutions.
Introduction to TV Art
Introduction to Dramatic Art
Film and television work analysis
Common skills gained from this degree
- The skills of creating drama
- film and literature
- A strong observation and ability to understand life
- The Strong literary and artistic editing ability
- Be engaged in literary creation and research