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Video Technology

Have you always dreamed of being behind the camera? Do you have an eye for capturing a story on film? Would you like to train to be a professional in the dynamic, creative and demanding world of video technology?

Skilled video technicians are in high demand in the video production, television broadcast and film industries. North Lake College’s unique program in Video Technology trains you to become part of this growing and exciting career field.

Two-year degree, lifelong career

Our two-year associate degree program provides a comprehensive foundation for anyone interested in entering the video production or television broadcast arena, including:
  • Mastering equipment used in the video and film industries 
  • The complete production process, from concept to script to production and post-production 
  • Television production 
  • Nonlinear video editing 
  • Computer graphics, including 3-D modeling and rendering 
  • Scriptwriting 
  • Business aspects of the video industry 
  • Animation, 3-D and visual effects 
  • Broadcast engineering 
  • Lighting 
  • Audio and radio production
Located in the heart of Irving - Las Colinas, North Lake College is close to a number of companies in the video and film industry with numerous internship and job opportunities. In fact, ours is the Irving area's leading program for students entering the video and film industries. Students participate in studio and remote productions, individual and group productions, and learn in the classroom and through on-the-job training. Our student productions are often featured in regional film festivals, and have entered and won numerous film competitions.

With their video technology skills, qualified professionals can find work in the broadcast, corporate, institutional and entrepreneurial sectors. Get answers to your questions with the North Lake Video Technology program FAQs.

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