What will I learn?

Berkeley City College’s A.A. Degree in Multimedia Arts - Video Arts prepares students for entry-level jobs in video production and editing fields, and provides upgraded skills for those already employed in multimedia or film related jobs. The program focuses on developing artistic, critical thinking, equipment and computer skills.

Career Opportunities

The A.A. in Video Arts is designed to prepare students to transfer to education programs at four-year institutions. Additionally, completion of this A.A. will provide students with the coursework they need to work as video producers, video editors, motion graphics designers, on-location or studio recordist, sound designers for radio and motion picture, cinematographers, camera operators, gaffers, grips, documentaries and nonfiction producers, video directors, social media content producers, social media producers or project managers.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

• Demonstrate entry-level skills in video arts via completed portfolio projects.

• Describe, plan and evaluate design principles, aesthetic forms, historical context and social relevance of multimedia works.

• Collaborate effectively within a diverse team environment

Which department am I in?

Berkeley City College

Study options

Full Time (60 units)

Tuition fees
US$7,950.00 per year
USD $265 per unit

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

24 August 2020


Berkeley City College

2050 Center Street,



94704, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have a high School/Secondary School Diploma (from High School or secondary school) in a recognised institution. Applicant must have TOEFL score of 61 ibt, or 6 on the IELTS test.

For international students

Students must have a High School/Secondary School Diploma (from High School or secondary school)

Applicant must have TOEFL score of 61 ibt, or 6 on the IELTS test.

Deadlines to Apply: Spring - November 1; Summer - April 1; Fall - June 1.

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About this uni

Over the last 5 years, Peralta Colleges Foundation has awarded $700,000 to make higher education accessible for international students.

  • Degree programmes transferrable to universities like Harvard
  • Provides over 80 Career and Technical Education courses
  • Over 30,000 students from more than 90 different countries
  • A number of health services are available across its colleges