Bachelor of

Arts Film and Television (BAFT)

The degree offers the state of the art and unrivaled combination of academic, theoretical and professional training in the field of Film and Television in Pakistan. BAFT promotes intellectual analysis of film, television, video and digital media arts, developing knowledge, understanding, and key skills for film and television industries in Pakistan. The program provides a variable & progressive structure in which students are able to gain knowledge and understanding of film and television studies.

It helps developing a mature understanding of the history, scope and socio-cultural impact of Film, Cinema and Television in Pakistan and Globally. BAFT offers extensive experience in the production of Film and Television content required for new trends in media and communication industries in Pakistan. The degree enables Development of knowledge, understanding and key skills required to produce or research new trends in Film and Television in Pakistan.

Degree

Requirements

Intermediate (Minimum 50% ), A Levels

Why this

Degree

The students will acquire the training & skills required for exceeding in the fields of infotainment, entertainment,   cinema and television in Pakistan. Understanding & application of theories of media, communication, film, television & her forms of audio & visual media.

Courses Offered

Semester 1
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 CA101 Introduction to Cinema 
3    
2 ICS101 Introduction to Communication Studies
3    
3 TV101 Introduction to Television
3    
4 AV101 Introduction to Audio/Video Technology I
3    
5 PH101 Photography I
3    
6 EC101 English Communication
3    







Semester 2
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 VC201 Introduction to Visual Communication Theories 
3


2 UL201 Readings in Urdu Literature
3

3 EL201 Readings in English Literature 
3


4 AV202 Introduction to Audio/Video Technology II
3
AV101
5 PH202 Photography II 
3
PH101
6 PM201 Introduction to Performance Making
3







Semester 3
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 MC301 Media and Communication Theories
3 VC201
2 PK301 Pakistan Studies 
2

3 PS301 Political Science 2

4 PH301 Philosophy
2

5 CW301 Creative Writing 
3 UL201 EL201
6 FA301 Film Aesthetics 
3

7 SA301 South Asian Cinema 3







Semester 4
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 PY401 Introduction to Psychology 2

2 SO401 Introduction to Sociology 
2

3 IS401 Islamic Studies 
2

4 ST401 Statistics 
3

5 FT401 Film Theory
3 FA301
6 ICS401 Issues of Communication Studies
3

7 NM401 Introduction to New Media 
3

 




Semester 5
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 SO501 Sound 3


2 DI501 Direction I
3

3 CG501 Cinematography I
3

4 ICG501 Introduction to Computer Graphics 3

5 DM501 Documentary I
3


6  SW501 Screen Writing 3    







Semester 6
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 AP601 Advertising & Promotion
3


2 DM601 Documentary II 3
DM501
3 CG602 Cinematography II
3
CG501
4 DI602 Direction II 3
DI501
5 FF601 Fiction Film
3

6 MCS601 Media Culture & Society
3

 




Semester 7
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 RM701 Research Methodologies
3


2 MP701 Major Production Sessions (Studio)
6

3 PR701 Public Relation
3

4 AC701 Advocacy Campaign 
3


5 DCCG701 Digital Compositing & Color Grading 3








Semester 8
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 TH?DI801 Thesis/Dissertation (Studio) 6