The First Year consists in improving the general audio-visual culture, through daily lessons, master classes, seminars, exams in theoretical subjects and practical audio-visual rotation practice exercises. Each student gets involved in the rotation process covering one crew position at a time.
- History of World Cinema
- Camera Technology
- Film Grammar
- Play Game, Narration in Film, Film Analysis
- Cinematography / Camera
- Documentary Production
- Sound in Film
- Art History
- Practical Exercise (short film shootings)
Total minimum number of hours theory & practice is 900 hours, with a minimum of 60 Credits.
The lessons are held in groups of 10 to 15 students, as well as individually. The student presence is mandatory, verified and evaluated.